A minimum of 120 credits is required to graduate, 42 must be 300 level or above.

2018-2019 Catalog

Departmental Requirements for Equine Science Option                                        Credits: 73

Dept/Course# Course Title Credits Class Semester
AGED 140US
or
COMX 111US
Leadership Dev for Ag & Ind Employee 3 FR FS (F)
Public Communication
ANSC 100 Intro Animal Science 3 FR FS
BIOB 160 Principles of Living Systems 4 FR FS(S)
CHMY 121IN Intro General Chemistry 4 FR FSSu(F)
ECNS 101IS Economic Way of Thinking 3 FR FSSu(S)
NRSM 101 Natural Resource Conservation 3 FR F
NRSM 102 Montana Range Plants Lab 1 FR F
WRIT 101W College Writing I 3 FR FSSu(F)
ANSC 202 Livestock Feeding 3 SO F
ANSC 222 Livestock in Sustainable Systems 3 SO S
ANSC 265 Functional Anatomy of Domestic Animals 3 SO S
ANSC 266 Functional Anatomy of Domestic Animals Lab 1 SO S
BIOB 318
or
STAT 216Q
Biometry 3 SO F
Elementary Statistics FSSu(S)
BMGT 205
or
WRIT 221
Mgmt Communication Fundamentals 3 SO FSSu(F)
Intermediate Tech Writing FS(F)
CHMY 123 Intro to Organic/Biochem 4 SO FSSu(F)
EQUS 206 Equine Ethology: Understanding Horse Behavior 3 SO F
NRSM 236 Small Pasture Management 1 SO S
NRSM 240 Natural Resource Ecology 3 SO F
AGBE 210IS Economics of Agricultural Business 3 JR S
ANSC 320 Animal Nutrition 3 JR F
ANSC 321 Physiology of Reproduction 4 JR F
ANSC 322 Principles of Animal Breeding & Genetics 3 JR S
ANSC 337 Diseases of Domestic Livestock 3 JR S
EQUS 347 Equine Form to Function 3 JR S
ANSC 498 Internship 3 SR FSSu
 
Applied Courses                                                                                                                                                Credits Required: 6
EQUH 110 Western Equitation 2 FR FS
EQUH 114 English Equitation 2 FR FS
EQUH 133 Horses: Ground Level 2 FR FS
EQUH 207 Intermediate English Equitation 2 SO S
EQUH 210 Intermediate Western Equitation 2 SO FS
EQUH 253 Starting Colts 2 SO F
EQUH 256 Developing the Young Horse 2 SO S
EQUS 233 Horse Science & Mgmt Lab 2 SO F
NRSM 235 Range and Pasture Monitoring 1 SO F
EQUH 314 Equestrian Instruction Methods 2 JR FS
 
Equine Science Electives                                                                                                                            Requirement: Take 2
ANSC 410 Veterinary Entomology and Parasitology (alt yrs 2020) 3 SR S
EQUS 327 Equine Lameness 3 SR F
EQUS 346 Equine Reproduction Mgmt 4 SR S
EQUS 424 Equine Exercise Physiology 3 SR S
 
Econ and Business Electives                                                                                                                         Credits Required: 9
ACTG 201 Principles of Financial Accounting 3 SO FSSu
ACTG 202 Principles of Managerial Accounting 3 SO FSSu
ACTG 220 Survey of Accounting 3 SO on demand
AGBE 321 Econ of Ag Marketing 3 JR F
AGBE 337 Ag Law 3 JR FS
AGBE 341 Farm and Ranch Management 3 JR S
AGBE 345 Ag Finance & Credit Analysis 3 JR F
AGBE 353 Coop Bus Principles & Practices 3 JR F
AGBE 421 Advanced Ag Marketing 3 SR S
BGEN 204 Business Fundamentals 3 SO FS
BGEN 242 D Intro to International Business 3 SO FS
BGEN 361 Princ of Business Law 3 JR FSSu
BMGT 335 Management & Organization 3 JR FSSu
BMKT 325 Marketing 3 JR FSSu
BMKT 337 Consumer Behavior 3 JR FS
 
Management and Industry Electives                                                                                                         Credits Required: 9
AGSC 341 Field Crop Production (alt yrs 2020) 3 JR S
AGSC 342 Forages 3 SO F
ANSC 215 Calving Management 2 SO S
ANSC 232 Livestock Mgmt - Sheep 1 SO S
ANSC 234 Livestock Mgmt - Beef 1 SO S
ANSC 418
or
EQUS 423
Topics in Beef Nutrition (alt yrs 2020) 2 SR S
Equine Nutrition (alt yrs 2019)
ANSC 432R Sheep Management 3 SR S
ANSC 434R Beef Cattle Management 4 SR F
ANSC 436 Prof Development in Beef Production Syst 2 SR F
ANSC 437 Prof Development in Beef Feedlot Syst 2 SR S
BIOM 405 Host-Associated Biomes 3 SR F
ENSC 245IN Soils 3 SO F
EQUS 430 Horse Management 4 SR S
NRSM 353 Grazing Ecology & Management 3 JR S
NRSM 453 Habitat Inventory and Analysis 3 SR F
NRSM 455 Riparian Ecology & Management 3 JR S

CORE 2.0

Seminar (US)

Writing (W)

Quantitative Reasoning (Q)

Diversity (D)

Contemporary Issues in Science (CS)

Arts (IA or RA)

Humanities (IH or RH)

Natural Science (IN or RN)

Social Science (IS or RS)

Research & Creative Exper. (R, RA, RH, RS, RN)