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Equine Studies - AAS

Offered at: Bluegrass Community and Technical College

Program Plan Number: 0105077039

Curriculum Effective Spring Semester

Course Title Credits
General Education
Quantitative Reasoning3
Natural Sciences3
Social/Behavioral Sciences3
Written Communication3
Technical Core
Digital Literacy3
EQS 104Equine Care Lab3
EQS 110Basic Equine Physiology3
EQS 115Equine Health and Medications3
EQS 125Equine Nutrition3
EQS 200Lameness in Racehorses3
EQS 223Training Principles and Practices4
EQS 225Life Skills for Horsemen3
EQS 240Equine Legal and Business Principles3
Technical Electives (See List Below)18
Total Credits61

Approved Technical Electives

Course Title Credits
Select two of the following electives which can be any EQM or EQS courses or from the approved list below:
Personal Finance
Introduction to Business
Small Business Management
Customer Service Improvement Skills
Introduction to Financial Management
Principles of Marketing
Supervisory Management
Personal and Organizational Leadership
Introduction to Commercial Breeding Practices
Racehorse Riding Skills I
Racehorse Riding Skills II
Equine Bloodstock
Introduction to the Racing Industry
Equine Studies Cooperative Education