Equine Studies

Become a Leader in the Equine Industry!

 

"I loved how many different types of classes I had to take - not just the ones referring to Therapeutic Horsemanship but also the Equine Science and Equine Business classes I took. They helped make me a well-rounded professional!" ~ Chandalyn Chrzanowski '13, PATH Intl. Advanced Instructor

 

Career in Therapeutic HorsemanshipWorking in the Horse Industry

 

Equine Careers

Equine Health Care – Equine Chiropractor, Rehabilitation Therapist, Veterinarian, Veterinarian’s Assistant, Veterinary Technician, X-ray Technician 

Breeding and Management – Barn Manager, Breeder 

Riding and Training – Horse Trainer, Instructor, Judge, Therapeutic Horsemanship Instructor 

Equine Sales – Bloodstock Agent, Director of Marketing, Feed Sales, Insurance Agent, Product Sales, Pharmaceutical Sales, Tack Store Owner

Other Careers – Association Executive, Business Manager, County Agricultural Agent, Director of Public Relations , Extension Agent, Horse Show Manager, Horse Show Steward, Mounted Police Officer, Photographer, Transporter, Website Designer, Writer

  

"I am a Biology major with a specialization in Equine Science and taking the pre vet track. This is an amazing program with great professors; they all want to see you succeed and aim to do the best you can. Dr. Kellam has a great internship where you get a lot of hands on experience and amazing opportunities, I have had an amazing experience and can’t wait to see what else is in store." ~ Keelyn Green, '20

 A Career as a TrainerLearning About Ultra Sound

 

Majors

Biology with a Specialization in Equine Science

Business Administration with a Specialized Program of Study in Equine Business Management

Business Administration with a Specialized Program of Study in Therapeutic Horsemanship Business Management

Therapeutic Horsemanship

Minors

Equine Business Management

Therapeutic Horsemanship

  

"What made the Therapeutic Horsemanship major special was that I was critiqued and mentored for three years while learning to teach. I stand out among other certified instructors, and now I'm able to mentor others with a lot of knowledge in my pockets." ~ Loveaya Magnus '09, PATH Intl. Advanced Instructor

 

 Horse Show SuccessRiding Program