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Supporting Course Requirements

Students in the Business and Animal Management Option of the Animal Science major must select 23 additional credits from the supporting courses list.

Requirements

  • At least 9 credits of business courses and 9 credits of production courses
    • Courses that fulfill major requirements or the additional production course for the option cannot count as a supporting course
  • 12 of the 23 credits must be 400-level courses.
    • Courses required in the major cannot be counted to meet these 12 credits of 400-level courses.

Business Courses

Course (credits)TitleSemester Offered
AG BM 106 (3) Agribusiness Problem Solving Fall, Spring
AN SC 117 (2) Equine Marketing Spring
AG BM 302 (3) Food Product Marketing Fall
AG BM 308W (3) Strategic Decision Making in Agribusiness Fall, Spring
AG BM 320 (3) Market and Prices Spring
AG BM 338 (3) Global Agribusiness Fall, Spring
AG BM 407 (3) Farm Planning and Financial Management Fall, Spring
AG BM 408 (3) Financial Decision Making for Agribusiness Spring
AG BM 420 (3) Agribusiness Markets and Prices Spring
AG BM 460 (3) Managing the Food System Fall
AN SC 450 (3)* Dairy Farm Management Systems Spring
BA 301 (3) Finance Fall, Spring
BA 302 (3) Supply Chains Fall, Spring
BA 303 (3) Marketing Fall, Spring
BA 304 (3) Management and Organization Fall, Spring
B LAW 243 (3) Legal Environment of Business Fall, Spring
ENGR 310 (3) Entrepreneurial Leadership Fall, Spring
ENGR 411 (3) Entrepreneurial Business Basics Fall, Spring
IB 303 (IL) (3) International Business Operations Fall, Spring
IST 110 (GS) (3) Introduction to Information Sciences and Technology Fall, Spring
LER 100 (GS) (3) Employment Relations Fall, Spring
SCM 200 (4) Introduction to Statistics for Business Fall, Spring

*May be used for a business selection OR a production selection, but not in both (In Business and Animal Management Option)

Production Courses

Course (credits)TitleSemester Offered
AGRO 028 (3) Principles of Crop Management Fall
AGRO 423 (3) Forage Crop Management Fall
AGRO 425 (3) Field Crop Management Spring
AN SC 107 (GN) (3) Intro to Equine Science and Industry Fall, Spring
AN SC 211 (3) Introduction to Avian Biology Spring
AN SC 213 (3) Introduction to Animal Biotechnology Fall
AN SC 215 (GS) (3) Pets in Society Fall, Spring
AN SC 217 (2) Introduction to Horse Judging Fall, Spring
AN SC 225 (1) Introduction to Dairy Judging Spring
AN SC 226 (2) Meat Selection and Grading Spring
AN SC 305 (3) Companion Animal Nutrition and Management Fall
AN SC 306 (3) Swine Production and Management Fall (odd years)
AN SC 308 (4) Sheep and Goat Production and Management Spring (odd years)
AN SC 309 (4) Beef Cattle Production and Management Spring
AN SC 310 (3) Dairy Cattle Production and Management Spring
AN SC 311 (3) Poultry Production and Management Fall
AN SC 315 (3) Small Animal Health Spring
AN SC 317 (3) Horse Handling and Training Spring
AN SC 324 (3) Value Determination of Meat Animals Fall
AN SC 327 (3) Horse Production and Management Fall
AN SC 332N (3)** Science and Policy of Global Greenhouse Gas Emissions and Management Fall
AN SC 350 (2) Dairy Problem Solving Spring
AN SC 410 (4) Advanced Dairy Herd Management Fall
AN SC 413 (3) Transgenic Biology Spring
AN SC 415 (3) Companion Animal Behavior Spring
AN SC (AGECO) (SOILS) 418 (3) Nutrient Management in Agricultural Systems Fall
AN SC 419W (3) Applied Animal Welfare Fall
AN SC 420 (4) Animal Nutrition and Feed Technology Spring
AN SC 421 (3) Poultry Evaluation and Selection Spring
AN SC 422W (3) Dairy Cattle Evaluation and Selection Spring
AN SC 423 (3) Comparative Physiology of Domestic Animals Spring
AN SC 424 (3) Livestock Breeding Evaluation and Selection Spring
AN SC (VB SC) 425 (3) Principles of Avian Diseases Fall
AN SC 426 (2) Advanced Judging and Selection Fall
AN SC 427 (3) Milk Secretion Spring
AN SC 429 (3) Advanced Beef Production Fall
AN SC 431 (4) Physiology of Mammalian Reproduction Fall
AN SC 432 (1) Techniques in Cattle Reproduction Fall
AN SC 437 (3) Equine Facilitated Therapy Fall (even years)
AN SC 450 (3)* Dairy Farm Management Systems Spring
AN SC 451 (1-2) Dairy Systems Analysis Fall, Spring
AN SC 457 (3) Equine Reproduction and Breeding Farm Management Fall
AN SC 467W (3) Equine Nutrition and Feeding Spring
AN SC 477 (1) Rider Instructor Training Spring
FD SC 200 (3) Introductory Food Science Fall
FD SC 408 (2) Applied Food Microbiology Fall
FD SC 409W (3) Laboratory in Applied Food Microbiology Fall
FD SC 415 (3) Science and Technology of Muscle Foods Spring
SOILS 101 (GN) (3) Introduction to Soils Fall, Spring
VB SCĀ (ENT) 402W (3) Biology of Animal Parasites Spring
VB SC 403 (3) Principles of Animal of Animal Disease Fall
VB SC 405 (3) Laboratory Animal Science Spring
VB SC 407 (2) Dairy Herd Health Programs Spring
VB SC 420 (3) General Animal Pathology Fall
VB SC 423W (3) Pathology of Nutritional and Metabolic Diseases Fall
WFS 407 (3) Ornithology Spring
WFS 408 (3) Mammalogy Spring
WFS 430 (3) Wildlife Biology Fall
WFS 447W(3) Wildlife Management Fall
WFS 460 (3) Wildlife Behavior Fall

*May be used for a business selection OR a production selection, but not both (In Business and Animal Management Option).
**Inter-domain GN;GS.