- Type: BS
- Location: New Jersey
- Duration: 4 Years
- Deadline: Ongoing
Course DescriptionCentenary College offers opportunities to students at a variety of levels. Whether you are interested in a bachelor degree in Equine Studies, an associate degree in Equine Studies, or you would like to enhance your college degree with either a minor in Equine Studies or a certification in Equine Studies there is a program here for you.
Riding Instruction and Training
Riding Instruction and Training is for students who are interested in working as professional instructors and trainers in the disciplines of hunter seat equitation, hunters, jumpers, and dressage. Students study methods of teaching and training horses, course design, judging, schooling the green or problem horse, and horse show management with our equestrian program in New Jersey.
Equine Business Management
Equine Business Management offers a concentration for students seeking business-related careers in the equine field. Courses include business administration, accounting marketing and principles of management.
Communication for the Equine Industry
Communication for the Equine Industry is a concentration for students preparing to enter the fields of journalism, photography, mass media, advertising or public relations as they relate to an equestrian career goal. Courses include introduction to journalism, non-fiction freelance writing, photojournalism, advertising and media news writing and public speaking.
Equine Science is a concentration for students interested in pursuing careers in veterinary medicine, breeding facilities, pharmaceutical companies, or graduate programs in the science related fields. Courses include Equine Health I & II, Nutrition, Breeding and Reproduction, Equine Musculoskeletal System I & II.
Training the Horse
Students looking to specialize in riding and training the horse in the disciplines of hunter seat equitation, hunters, jumpers and dressage may want to pursue this concentration. Students will study methods of training horses, course design, judging, and schooling the green or problem horse.