Cochise College

CATALOG 2014-15

Equine Science and Management - Associate of Applied Science (Major Code - EQSM)

The Equine Science and Management Associate of Applied Science degree is designed to prepare students for a career in equine science and management or for transfer to a university Bachelor of Applied Science degree program. It focuses on equine anatomy and physiology, reproduction, conformation and lameness, stable operations and management, and western equitation.

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GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS

18-19 CREDITS

Composition

ENG 101 ( ENG 1101)

3

English Composition

ENG 102 ( ENG 1102)

3

Mathematics

MAT 123 or higher

3-4

Essentials of Communication

COM 102 ( COM 1100)

3

Introduction to Psychology

PSY 101 ( PSY 1101)

3

Technology literacy

CIS 116 or CIS 120 ( CIS 1120)

3

CORE CURRICULUM

39 CREDITS

Agriculture Practicum

AGR 220

4

Equine Science and Management

AGR 237

4

General Biology (for non-majors)

BIO 100

4

Principles of Management

BUS 143

3

Western Equitation I

EQS 105

3

Equine Evaluation

EQS 115

3

Equine and Stable Management I

EQS 120

3

Equine Anatomy and Physiology

EQS 145

3

Western Equitation II

EQS 205

3

Equine Lameness

EQS 215

3

Equine and Stable Management II

EQS 220

3

Equine Reproduction

EQS 245

3

ELECTIVES
(AS NEEDED TO COMPLETE 64 CREDITS)

 

TOTAL DEGREE REQUIREMENTS

64 CREDITS