Overview of the equine industry. Includes equine industry segments, job market and economic impact.

Course is designed as a business survey of the equine industry as a whole. Topics will include all areas involved directly and indirectly with the equine industry and the applied management techniques that are involved with these areas. Lecture will be supplemented with guest speakers and field trips to area farms and businesses.

Lab fees apply

Upon completion, students will be able to:

  • Define the various equine industry segments and explain their economic significance
  • Identify employment opportunities in the equine industry

Grade Basis: L
Credit Hours: 2
Lecture hours: 16.0
Lab hours: 32.0