| || |
Associate of Science Degree,
Central Wyoming College offers a variety of Equine Studies programs, ranging from an Associate of Applied Science degree in Horse Management to an Associate of Science Degree in Horse Science. There are also credentials offered in Equine Training Technology, Horse Management, Farrier Science and Teaching Riding.
The average length of each program:
credential - 29 credit hours
certificate - 38 credit hours
AAS degree - 64 credit hours
For animal trainers, the median wage is about $13 per hour. Projected growth for the next 8 years is 20 percent or higher and is anticipated to be much faster growth than average.
EQUINE TRAINING TECHNOLOGY
Equine Training Technology is a Credential designed to provide the student with beginning skills and techniques necessary for employment in the western horse training field of the equine industry.
See the program sheet, which you can download at right, for the full curriculum.
The Teaching Riding Credential will provide students with the knowledge of safe and effective skills necessary to become a riding instructor for individual and group riding programs in the extremely competitive equine industry.