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TAKE THE LEAD.

At West Virginia University you can turn your passion into purpose with an equine studies minor. Take courses in equine science, management and assisted activities and therapies; join equine-specific student organizations and customize your education to meet your needs.

Equine Studies Minor

20 HOURS OF FLEXIBLE COURSEWORK IN THREE CAREER-FOCUSED TRACKS

EQUINE MANAGEMENT

Explore this area of emphasis if you're interested in farm management, training, sales, marketing and other industry services careers.

EQUINE SCIENCE

This area of emphasis is ideal if you're interested in attending professional school to pursue careers in veterinary medicine, research or academia.

EQUINE ASSISTED ACTIVITIES AND THERAPIES

Check out this area of emphasis if you're interested in careers as equine assisted activities and therapies instructors, equine specialists and other programmatic roles.

WANT TO GET INVOLVED?

Find out more about opportunities available outside of the classroom.

Student Organizations    Working Student Program    Internships