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Equine Studies

Midway University

48 months
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24500 USD/year
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About

The Equine Studies program of Midway provides students with the essential skills they need to enter the broad equine industry or prepare for graduate school.

Overview

Midway University is located at the epicenter of the equine industry and is a renowned equine studies college. From boarding and breeding operations, sales and racing, equine association headquarters, therapy centers, animal health and pharmaceutical companies, and renowned veterinary practices, our campus is perfectly situated to give future equestrians the chance to put their education into practice. As a part of our holistic approach to equestrian studies and equine training, our campus is a working horse farm providing true access to hands-on learning with our large equine herd of varying breeds and disciplines.

What is Equine Studies?

Students in the Equine Studies program of Midway University have opportunities throughout the program to work with a variety of breeds. Students are also able to perform tasks of varying levels in assisting with managing our farm and herd. Students learn basic horse handling techniques as well as barn and farm management principles and practices. Through academic preparation in theories and methods of equine characteristics and needs, students acquire the basis on which to make decisions affecting horse care.

Students who successfully complete the Equine Studies program will be able to:

  • Demonstrate the ability to implement and assess safe, ethical and sustainable equine management practices
  • Demonstrate the ability to communicate effectively and to utilize emerging technologies related to the global equine industry
  • Demonstrate awareness of the human-horse bond and of diversity in the competitive and the non-competitive equine industries
  • Identify and evaluate equine anatomy and physiology and relate form to function and feeding strategy

Career Outlook

How can an Equine Studies degree work for you? According to the Kentucky Equine Survey, the economic impact of Kentucky’s equine industry is $4 billion and generates more than 80,000 direct and 100,000 indirect jobs.

Individuals with this degree often work in the equine industry and can serve in such roles as:

  • stable managers
  • show managers
  • riding instructors
  • farm managers
  • equine trainers
  • various associations or government agencies

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Equine Farm Operations
  • Equine Industry
  • Equine Healthcare Management
  • Equine Anatomy and Physiology
  • Feeds, Feeding & Forages
  • Equine Behavior

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • GPA of 2.5 (4.0 scale)
  • TOEFL, IELTS, or Duolingo English Test results are required
  • Complete the Application
  • Students are required to submit official High school transcripts, marksheets or academic record
  • Official SAT or ACT scores
  • US immigration regulations require that students demonstrate their ability to finance the first year of education before receiving the 1-20
  • Submit a copy of the photo page of your current passport

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    24500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12250 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    24500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12250 USD per semester during 48 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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Updated over a year ago

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