The interdisciplinary Equestrian Studies Minor offers the opportunity for students interested in working with horses to gain knowledge, skills and credentials in the ethical and sustainable use of equine partners.
Majors & Minors
- Minor in Equestrian Studies
With a mix of theoretical work on the history and ethics of the human/horse relationship, animal behavior and psychology, and the opportunity to learn and work at local equine centers, this minor will complement many courses of study on campus, including Animal Conservation and Care, Sustainable Agriculture, Adventure Education, and Wilderness and Outdoor Therapy. It will help to prepare students aimed at careers related to camps, agriculture, equine therapy, as well as other careers with horses.