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. (*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 1032 Introductory Animal Sciences2  
ANSC 1001L Introductory to Animal Sciences Laboratory1  
General Elective (MATH 1203 if needed as a prerequisite for MATH 1213)3  
CHEM 1103 University Chemistry I (ACTS Equivalency = CHEM 1414 Lecture)
& CHEM 1101L University Chemistry I Laboratory (ACTS Equivalency = CHEM 1414 Lab)
4  
ANSC 1041 Introduction to Companion Animal Industry
or ANSC 1051 Introduction to the Livestock Industry
1  
CHEM 1123 University Chemistry II (ACTS Equivalency = CHEM 1424 Lecture)
& CHEM 1121L University Chemistry II Laboratory (ACTS Equivalency = CHEM 1424 Lab)
  4
ENGL 1023 Composition II (ACTS Equivalency = ENGL 1023)  3
Social Sciences Core Elective  3
BIOL 1543 Principles of Biology (ACTS Equivalency = BIOL 1014 Lecture)
& BIOL 1541L Principles of Biology Laboratory (ACTS Equivalency = BIOL 1014 Lab)
  4
ANSC 2252L Introduction to Livestock and Meat Evaluation  2
Year Total: 15 16
 
Second YearUnits
FallSpring
Communication Intensive Elective*3  
ANSC 2781 Career Preparation and Development1  
CHEM 3603 Organic Chemistry I
& CHEM 3601L Organic Chemistry I Laboratory
4  
BIOL 1603 Principles of Zoology (ACTS Equivalency = BIOL 1054 Lecture)
& BIOL 1601L Principles of Zoology Laboratory (ACTS Equivalency = BIOL 1054 Lab)
4  
MATH 1213 Plane Trigonometry (ACTS Equivalency = MATH 1203)3  
ANSC 3143 Principles of Animal Nutrition  3
CHEM 3613 Organic Chemistry II
& CHEM 3611L Organic Chemistry II Laboratory
  4
BIOL 2013 General Microbiology (ACTS Equivalency = BIOL 2004 Lecture)
& BIOL 2011L General Microbiology Laboratory (ACTS Equivalency = BIOL 2004 Lab)
  4
ANSC Electives or ANSC Core*  2
COMM 1313 Public Speaking (ACTS Equivalency = SPCH 1003)  3
Year Total: 15 16
 
Third YearUnits
FallSpring
ANSC 3032 Animal Physiology I2  
CHEM 3813 Elements of Biochemistry3  
Fine Arts/Humanities Core Elective*3  
ANSC 3123 Principles of Genetics3  
Discipline-related Elective* (MATH 2554 suggested)4  
ANSC 3042 Animal Physiology II  2
ANSC Electives or ANSC Core*  2
Social Science Core Elective*  3
Discipline-related Elective* (STAT 2303 & BIOL 2533 suggested)  6
Fine Arts/Humanities Core Elective*  3
Year Total: 15 16
 
Fourth YearUnits
FallSpring
ANSC 3433 Fundamentals of Reproductive Physiology3  
ANSC 4142 Advanced Animal Handling Techniques2  
PHYS 2013 College Physics I (ACTS Equivalency = PHYS 2014 Lecture)
& PHYS 2011L College Physics I Laboratory (ACTS Equivalency = PHYS 2014 Lab)
4  
Social Sciences Core Elective*3  
History/Government Core Elective*3  
ANSC Electives and/or ANSC Core*  6
PHYS 2033 College Physics II (ACTS Equivalency = PHYS 2024 Lecture)
& PHYS 2031L College Physics II Laboratory (ACTS Equivalency = PHYS 2024 Lab)
  4
General Electives  2
Year Total: 15 12
 
Total Units in Sequence:  120