Animal Science B.S.A. with Animal Enterprise Concentration

Eight-Semester Degree Program

Students wishing to follow the degree plan should see the Eight Semester Degree Policy for university requirements of the program. (*See degree audit in UAConnect for complete course list.)

First YearUnits
FallSpring
UNIV 1001 University Perspectives1  
ENGL 1013 Composition I (ACTS Equivalency = ENGL 1013)3  
ANSC 1033 Introductory Animal Sciences3  
BIOL 1543 Principles of Biology (ACTS Equivalency = BIOL 1014 Lecture)
& BIOL 1541L Principles of Biology Laboratory (ACTS Equivalency = BIOL 1014 Lab)
4  
MATH 1203 College Algebra (ACTS Equivalency = MATH 1103)3  
ANSC 1781 Career Preparation and Development1  
Social Sciences Core Elective   3
ENGL 1023 Composition II (ACTS Equivalency = ENGL 1023)  3
ANSC 2113 INTRODUCTION TO ANIMAL EVALUATION and HANDLING
& ANSC 2111L Introduction To Animal Evaluation and Handling Lab
  4
General Elective  2
Fine Arts/Humanities Core Elective  3
Year Total: 15 15
 
Second YearUnits
FallSpring
CHEM 1073 Fundamentals of Chemistry (ACTS Equivalency = CHEM 1214 Lecture)
& CHEM 1071L Fundamentals of Chemistry Laboratory (ACTS Equivalency = CHEM 1214 Lab)
or CHEM 1123/1121L University Chemistry II (ACTS Equivalency = CHEM 1424 Lecture)
4  
Fine Arts/Humanities Core Elective3  
History Core Elective3  
ANSC 3213 Behavior of Domestic Animals3  
ANSC Enterprise Elective3  
ANSC 2333 Introduction to Animal Health
or ANSC 3003 Applied Animal Parasitology
or ANSC 3013 Parasitisms of Domesticated Non-Herbivores
or ANSC 3613 Meat Science
  3
BIOL 2013 General Microbiology (ACTS Equivalency = BIOL 2004 Lecture)
& BIOL 2011L General Microbiology Laboratory (ACTS Equivalency = BIOL 2004 Lab)
  4
ANSC 3072 Equine Selection and Evaluation
or ANSC 3282 Livestock Judging and Selection
  2
Chemical or Physical Science Elective  4
General Elective   2
Year Total: 16 15
 
Third YearUnits
FallSpring
General Elective3  
ANSC 3433 Fundamentals of Reproductive Physiology3  
ANSC 3143 Principles of Animal Nutrition
& ANSC 3141L Animal Nutrition Laboratory
4  
Animal Enterprise Electives3  
Communication Intensive Elective3  
Communication Intensive Elective  3
Social Science Core Elective  3
ANSC 3133 Animal Breeding and Genetics
or ANSC 3123 Principles of Genetics
  3
ANSC 3033 Animal Physiology  3
ANSC 3723 Horse and Livestock Merchandising
or AGEC 3303 Food and Agricultural Marketing
  3
Year Total: 16 15
 
Fourth YearUnits
FallSpring
ANSC Core Electives4  
Social Science Core Elective3  
ANSC 4163 Companion Animal Nutrition
or ANSC 4552 Forage-Ruminant Relations
2-3  
General Electives6  
ANSC Enterprise Electives  4
General Electives  5-6
ANSC 4993 Animal Science Capstone  3
Year Total: 15 13
 
Total Units in Sequence:  120