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2019-2020 General Catalog 
  
2019-2020 General Catalog

Animal, Dairy and Veterinary Sciences: Equine Science and Management Emphasis - BS


College of Agriculture and Applied Sciences

Department of Animal, Dairy and Veterinary Sciences

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Minimum University Requirements

Total Credits 120

 

Grade Point Average (most majors require higher GPA)

2.00 GPA
Credits of C- or better 100 Credits of upper-division courses (#3000 or above) 40
Total USU Credits 30 Upper-division USU Credits 20
USU Credits within the Major 10 Credits in Minor (if required) 12
Credits in Major see below Credits in American Institutions 3
General Education Requirements   see link University Studies Depth Requirements   see link
NOTES: highest Math Requirement for this degree is MATH 1050: College Algebra (QL)  

 

Admissions Requirements for this Program

New freshmen Admitted to USU in Good Standing

 

Transfer students from other institutions or other programs at USU 2.75 GPA

First Year

 Fall Semester

Credits

General Education Info and Notes:

 

Spring Semester

Credits

General Education Info and Notes:

ADVS 1110: Introduction to Animal Science   4     ADVS 1600: Riding Fundamentals I   3    
BIOL 1610: Biology I   3     ADVS 2190: Horse Production Practices   3    
BIOL 1615: Biology I Laboratory   1     BIOL 1620: Biology II (BLS)   3    
ENGL 1010: Introduction to Writing: Academic Prose (CL1)   3     BIOL 1625: Biology II Laboratory   1    
MATH 1050: College Algebra (QL)   4     STAT 1040: Introduction to Statistics (QL)   3    
ADVS 1050: Animal, Dairy and Veterinary Science Academic and Career Orientation   1     Elective 2  
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Second Year

 Fall Semester

Credits

General Education Info and Notes:

 

Spring Semester

Credits

General Education Info and Notes:

ADVS 2500: Feeds and Feeding   3     ADVS 2200: Anatomy and Physiology of Animals   4    
CHEM 1210: Principles of Chemistry I   4     APEC 2010: Introduction to Microeconomics (BSS)   3   Recommended Breadth Social Sciences (BSS)  course
CHEM 1215: Chemical Principles Laboratory I   1     CHEM 1220: Principles of Chemistry II (BPS)   4    
APEC 1600: Natural Resources and American Economic Institutions (BAI)   3   Recommended Breadth American Institutions (BAI)  course CHEM 1225: Chemical Principles Laboratory II   1    
Breadth Creative Arts (BCA) Course   3   ENGL 2010: Intermediate Writing: Research Writing in a Persuasive Mode (CL2)   3    
Elective 1        
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Third Year

 Fall Semester

Credits

General Education Info and Notes:

 

Spring Semester

Credits

General Education Info and Notes:

ADVS 2300: Horse Health Care   2     ADVS 3000: Animal Health and Hygiene   3    
Directed Elective   3   ADVS 3100: Equine Evaluation and Judging   3    
ADVS 3520: Equine Nutrition and Exercise Physiology   3     Directed Elective   3  
Breadth Humanities (BHU) Course   3   Elective  6  
Depth Social Science (DSS) Course   3        
Elective 1        
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Fourth Year

 Fall Semester

Credits

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Spring Semester

Credits

General Education Info and Notes:

ADVS 4200: Physiology of Reproduction and Lactation (CI)   4     Directed Elective   3  
ADVS 4270: Internship in Equine Industry   1-12   Enroll in 3 credits Directed Elective   3  
ADVS 4560: Principles of Animal Genetics and Breeding (QI)   3     Directed Elective   3  
ADVS 4920: Undergraduate Seminar (CI)   2     Depth Humanities and Creative Arts (DHA) Course   3  
ADVS 5190: Equine Business Management   3     Elective 3  
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Contact Tami Spackman, tami.spackman@usu.edu, 435-797-2150 for advising.

Equine Science and Management Emphasis


Directed Electives