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Equine Science

Associate of Science Degree

Equine Science program offers a variety of knowledge in the equine world. Learn skills in horse production, equine nutrition, horsemanship and horse training, and have the foundations needed to continue education at a four-year institute.

Course NumberCourseCredits
ANSC 1030Equine Management3
BIOL 1010General Biology I4
BIOL 2020General Biology II4
CHEM 1000Intro to Chemistry 4
COMM 2010Public Speaking3

ECON 1010 OR 
ECON 1020

Macroeconomics or

EQST 1510Equine Nutrition3
EQST 1590Horsemanship I3
EQST 1595Horsemanship II3
MATH 1400College Algebra4
STAT 2050Fundamentals of Statistics4

Take a minimum of three (6) credits from the following:

Course NumbersCourseCredits
EQST 1600Training for Timed Events3
EQST 1605Equine Facility Mgmt I3
EQST 1601Horse Event Production2-4
EQST 1670Training the Roping Horse I3
EQST 2800Fundamentals of Teaching Riding I3
EQST 1690English Equitation I3
EQST 1695English Equitation II3
EQST 2210CHA Standard Certification3
EQST 2600Horse Showmanship I3
EQST 2615Stock Horse Use & Showing I3
EQST 2625Stock Horse Use & Showing II3
EQST 2705CHA Equine Facility Mgt Certification3
EQST 2720Training the Cutting Horse I3
EQST 2725Training the Cutting Horse II3

General electives: 3 credits


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

Writing Level I 3
Writing Level II 3
American & Wyoming Government 3
Arts/Humanities 3
University Studies 1


Total Credit Hours: 60

Meet Your Professor

Instructor of Farrier Science

Drew Schrock is the rodeo coach at CWC but also brings knowledge of farrier science to students.