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A.S. Animal Science - Livestock Management

Livestock Management

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The program course requirements are presented in sequence. Part-time students and others who cannot follow this sequence should check course descriptions in the catalog to determine prerequisites and should consult their academic advisor regarding the order in which they take classes.

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    Livestock Management

    This curriculum has an emphasis on Livestock Management and provides students with a foundation in the biological and natural sciences. Students will learn reproductive physiology, animal breeding, nutrition and livestock management. This option incorporates courses in economics and business to prepare graduates to manage livestock enterprises, or to be employed by companies producing and marketing livestock, animal feeds and health products. Students should consult the catalog of the institution to which they expect to transfer and should select appropriate courses in consultation with their advisor.

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    Required Core - 65 Total Credits

    First Year - Fall Semester     (18) Credits
    Intro to Animal Science  (3)
    Intro to Ag & Env Resources (1)
    Natural Resource Conservation  (3)
    Montana Range Plants  (1)
    Principles of Living Systems  (3)
    Principles of Living Systems Laboratory  (1)
    Intro to Computers  (3)
    College Writing I  (3)
    First Year - Spring Semester     (16) Credits
    Intro to Public Speaking  (3)
    Leadership Dev for Agriculture  (3)
    Livestock in Sustainable Systems  (3)
    College Algebra  (4)
    Intro to Technical Writing (preferred)  (3)
    College Writing II  (3)
    *Humanities Core Requirement  (3)
    Second Year - Fall Semester     (18) Credits
    Principles of Financial Accounting  (4)
    Functional Anatomy of Domestic Animals  (3)
    Anatomy of Domestic Animals Lab  (1)
    Intro to General Chemistry  (3)
    Intro to General Chemistry Lab  (1)
    Principles of Microeconomics  (3)
    Natural Resource Ecology  (3)
    Second Year - Spring Semester     (13) Credits
    Intro to Organic & Biochemistry  (3)
    Intro to Organic & Biochemistry Laboratory  (1)
    Intro to Statistics  (3)
    Principles of Macroeconomics  (3)
    *Humanities Core Requirement  (3)