Animal Science B.S.A. with Pre-Professional Science 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.

First YearUnits
UNIV 1001 University Perspectives (Sp, Su, Fa)1  
ENGL 1013 Composition I (ACTS Equivalency = ENGL 1013) (Sp, Su, Fa)3  
ANSC 1032 Introductory Animal Sciences (Sp, Fa)2  
ANSC 1001L Introductory to Animal Sciences Laboratory (Sp, Fa)1  
General Elective (unless MATH 1203 is needed as a prerequisite for MATH 1213)3  
CHEM 1103 University Chemistry I (ACTS Equivalency = CHEM 1414 Lecture) (Su, Fa)
& CHEM 1101L University Chemistry I Laboratory (ACTS Equivalency = CHEM 1414 Lab) (Sp, Su, Fa)
ANSC 1041 Introduction to Companion Animal Industry (Sp, Fa)
or ANSC 1051 Introduction to the Livestock Industry (Sp, Fa)
CHEM 1123 University Chemistry II (ACTS Equivalency = CHEM 1424 Lecture) (Sp, Su, Fa)
& CHEM 1121L University Chemistry II Laboratory (ACTS Equivalency = CHEM 1424 Lab) (Sp, Su, Fa)
ENGL 1023 Composition II (ACTS Equivalency = ENGL 1023) (Sp, Su, Fa)  3
Social Sciences Core Elective  3
BIOL 1543 Principles of Biology (ACTS Equivalency = BIOL 1014 Lecture) (Sp, Su, Fa)
& BIOL 1541L Principles of Biology Laboratory (ACTS Equivalency = BIOL 1014 Lab) (Sp, Su, Fa)
ANSC 2252L Introduction to Livestock and Meat Evaluation (Sp)  2
Year Total: 15 16
Second YearUnits
Communication Intensive Elective3  
ANSC 2781 Career Preparation and Development (Fa)1  
CHEM 3603 Organic Chemistry I (Su, Fa)
& CHEM 3601L Organic Chemistry I Laboratory (Su, Fa)
BIOL 1603 Principles of Zoology (ACTS Equivalency = BIOL 1054 Lecture) (Su, Fa)
& BIOL 1601L Principles of Zoology Laboratory (ACTS Equivalency = BIOL 1054 Lab) (Su, Fa)
MATH 1213 Plane Trigonometry (ACTS Equivalency = MATH 1203) (Sp, Su, Fa)3  
ANSC 3143 Principles of Animal Nutrition (Sp)  3
CHEM 3613 Organic Chemistry II (Sp, Su)
& CHEM 3611L Organic Chemistry II Laboratory (Sp, Su)
BIOL 2013 General Microbiology (ACTS Equivalency = BIOL 2004 Lecture) (Sp, Su, Fa)
& BIOL 2011L General Microbiology Laboratory (ACTS Equivalency = BIOL 2004 Lab) (Sp, Su, Fa)
Fine Arts/Humanities Core Elective  3
COMM 1313 Public Speaking (ACTS Equivalency = SPCH 1003) (Sp, Su, Fa)  3
Year Total: 15 17
Third YearUnits
ANSC 3032 Animal Physiology I (Fa)2  
CHEM 3813 Elements of Biochemistry (Sp, Su, Fa)3  
ANSC Electives or ANSC Production2  
ANSC 3123 Principles of Genetics (Fa)3  
Discipline-related Elective (MATH 2554 suggested)4  
ANSC 3042 Animal Physiology II (Sp)  2
ANSC Electives or ANSC Production  2
Social Science Core Elective   3
Discipline-related Elective (STAT 2303 & BIOL 2533 suggested)  6
Year Total: 14 13
Fourth YearUnits
ANSC 3433 Fundamentals of Reproductive Physiology (Fa)3  
ANSC 4142 Advanced Animal Handling Techniques (Sp, Fa)2  
PHYS 2013 College Physics I (ACTS Equivalency = PHYS 2014 Lecture) (Su, Fa)
& PHYS 2011L College Physics I Laboratory (ACTS Equivalency = PHYS 2014 Lab) (Su, Fa)
Social Sciences Core Elective3  
Fine Arts/Humanities Core Elective3  
ANSC Electives or ANSC Production  6
PHYS 2033 College Physics II (ACTS Equivalency = PHYS 2024 Lecture) (Sp, Su)
& PHYS 2031L College Physics II Laboratory (ACTS Equivalency = PHYS 2024 Lab) (Su)
History/Government Core Elective  3
General Electives  2
Year Total: 15 15
Total Units in Sequence:  120