Offered at ECC (Code: EVEQS)
This program prepares students for employment in the equine industry or prepares students to continue their education by seeking an advanced degree. Graduates manage their own equine businesses, continue their education, or are employed as stable managers, riding instructors, equine reproduction specialists, veterinarian assistants, retail sales associates, marketing assistants, nutrition specialists, horse transportation operators, or other equine industry related fields.
Entrance requirements: Application and acceptance for college admission completed and signed at least 5 business days prior to the Equine Placement Testing Day. Complete Equine Placement Testing and receive a cumulative score of 70% or higher. Equine Placement Testing consists of three phases: Equine Riding, Personal Interview, and Written Exam. Upon acceptance into the Equine Management program, students must maintain a cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher. All required documents must be completed and returned to the Equine Office no later than the required submission dates. Any questions regarding admission into the Equine Program should be directed to Equine Faculty. There is a prescribed schedule for progression through the Equine Program; students will register with their advisor according to the schedule of courses.