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Agricultural - Animal Science

Associate of Science Degree

The goal of the Associate of Science in Agriculture – Animal Science Option, Range Management Option or Meat Science Option is to provide the first step in preparing students for a bachelor's degree. The general studies and program requirements components offer students a broad base of knowledge in English, communication, political science, math, animal science and range management courses required in the first two years of a transfer degree. Program electives allow students to select additional coursework to complement this degree.

Course Number Course Credits
AGEC 2020Farm and Ranch Business Management4
ANSC 1010Intro to Animal Science4
ANSC 2020Feeds and Feeding4
BADM 1020Business Communications3
BIOL 1010General Biology I4
BIOL 2020General Biology II4
CHEM 1000Intro to Chemistry4
COMM 2010Public Speaking3
ECON 1010Macroeconomics3
FDSC 1410Scientific Study of Food3
FDSC 2040Principles of Meat Animal Evaluation3
MATH 1400College Algebra4
REWM 2000Principles of Rangeland Management3
STAT 2050Fundamentals of Statistics4
STAT 2070Intro Statistics for the Social Sciences4
Student must choose a minimum of four (4) credits from the following courses:
Course Number Course Credits
AECL 1000Agroecology4
AECL 2100Integrated Resource Management3
AGEC 2010Farm and Ranch Business Records3
REWM 1000Intro to Range Management1

Students must complete general education requirements that will provide students a general knowledge to help them complete a degree at CWC.

Writing Level I (WR1) 3 credits
Writing Level II (WR2) (in program)
American & Wyoming Government (POLS 1000) 3 credits
Student must complete six (6) credits of General Education courses distributed over two (2) different general education areas, ARTS/HUM/SOC. (SOC is in the program) 3 credits
SOC (in program)
LSCI (in program)
MATH (in program)
ORAL (in program)
UNST 1 credits

Total Credit Hours: 60

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