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Equine Studies Minor

Connect your love for horses with academics—and a career

Equine studies at Randolph College allow you to combine your love for horses with an academic experience that provides a solid foundation for your future. The equine studies minor complements your major field of study to help you prepare for veterinary medicine, barn management, competitive riding, or simply enjoying the experience of riding for the rest of your life.

The core courses in this minor incorporate basic principles of animal science, business, stable management, veterinary care, and the equine industry. Students select additional courses to emphasize more specialized areas of interest in business management principles and animal genetics, physiology, and behavior. Students also will have opportunities for hands-on experience in the equine industry through internships with laboratories, stables, medical offices, and other businesses.