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) (Satisfies General Education Outcome 1.1)3  
ANSC 1033 Introductory Animal Sciences3  
MATH 1203 College Algebra (ACTS Equivalency = MATH 1103) (Satisfies General Education Outcome 2.1)3  
Satisfies General Education Outcome 3.4:
BIOL 1543 Principles of Biology (ACTS Equivalency = BIOL 1014 Lecture)
& BIOL 1541L Principles of Biology Laboratory (ACTS Equivalency = BIOL 1014 Lab)
4  
ANSC 1781 Career Preparation and Development1  
ENGL 1023 Composition II (ACTS Equivalency = ENGL 1023) (Satisfies General Education Outcome 1.1)  3
Social Sciences State Minimum Core Elective (Satisfies General Education Outcome 3.3)  3
ANSC 2113 Introduction to Animal Evaluation and Handling
& ANSC 2111L Introduction To Animal Evaluation and Handling Lab
  4
General Elective (recommended CHEM 1103/1101L University Chemistry I w/lab)  4
General Elective (1 hour)  1
Year Total: 15 15
 
Second YearUnits
FallSpring
Communication Intensive Elective (Satisfies General Education Outcomes 1.2 and 5.1)13  
Satisfies General Education Outcome 3.4:
CHEM 1123 University Chemistry II (ACTS Equivalency = CHEM 1424 Lecture)
& CHEM 1121L University Chemistry II Laboratory (ACTS Equivalency = CHEM 1424 Lab)
or CHEM 1073 and CHEM 1071L
4  
ANSC 3213 Behavior of Domestic Animals3  
U.S. History or Government State Minimum Core Elective (Satisfies General Education Outcome 4.2)3  
Fine Arts or Humanities State Minimum Core Elective (Satisfies General Education Outcome 3.1 or 3.2)2, 33  
BIOL 2013 General Microbiology (ACTS Equivalency = BIOL 2004 Lecture)
& BIOL 2011L General Microbiology Laboratory (ACTS Equivalency = BIOL 2004 Lab)
  4
General Elective  2
Fine Arts or Humanities State Minimum Core Elective (Satisfies General Education Outcome 3.1 or 3.2)2, 3  3
Chemical and Physical Sciences Elective**  4
Communication Intensive Elective (Satisfies General Education Outcomes 1.2 and 5.1)1  3
Year Total: 16 16
 
Third YearUnits
FallSpring
ANSC 3433 Fundamentals of Reproductive Physiology3  
ANSC 3143 Principles of Animal Nutrition
& ANSC 3141L Animal Nutrition Laboratory
4  
PHYS 2013 College Physics I (ACTS Equivalency = PHYS 2014 Lecture)
& PHYS 2011L College Physics I Laboratory (ACTS Equivalency = PHYS 2014 Lab)
4  
CHEM 3613 Organic Chemistry II
& CHEM 3611L Organic Chemistry II Laboratory
4  
ANSC Core Elective  2
General Elective  2-3
ANSC 3033 Animal Physiology  3
PHYS 2033 College Physics II (ACTS Equivalency = PHYS 2024 Lecture)
& PHYS 2031L College Physics II Laboratory (ACTS Equivalency = PHYS 2024 Lab)
  4
BIOL 1603 Principles of Zoology (ACTS Equivalency = BIOL 1054 Lecture)
& BIOL 1601L Principles of Zoology Laboratory (ACTS Equivalency = BIOL 1054 Lab)
or BIOL 2533 Cell Biology
  4
Year Total: 15 15
 
Fourth YearUnits
FallSpring
Social Sciences State Minimum Core Elective (Satisfies General Education Outcome 3.3)3  
ANSC Core Elective2  
General Elective4  
ANSC 3123 Principles of Genetics
or ANSC 3133 Animal Breeding and Genetics
3  
CHEM 3813 Elements of Biochemistry3  
PPRF Requirements Elective*  2
Social Science State Minimum Core Elective (Satisfies General Education Outcomes 3.3 and 4.1)4  3
ANSC 4993 Animal Science Capstone (Satisfies General Education Outcome 6.1)  3
General Electives  5
Year Total: 15 13
 
Total Units in Sequence:  120