Applied Animal Science Program

Dairy Management Curriculum

CowFirst year, Fall Semester

AAS 228 Anatomy & Physiology of Domestic Animals, 4 cr.
AAS 231 Introduction to Animal Science, 4 cr.
AAS 425 Introduction to Dairy Herd Management, 4 cr.
COM 209 Expository Writing & Reading, 4 cr.

First year, Spring Semester

AAS 242 Introduction to Business, 2 cr.
AAS 423 Dairy Selection, 2 cr.
AAS 434 Equipment & Facilities Management, 3 cr.
AAS 439 Fundamentals of Animal Health, 3 cr.
COM 210 Public Speaking OR COM 212 Technical Writing, 2 cr.
MTH 202, College Algebra, 3 cr.

Second year, Fall Semester

AAS 275 CREAM (Cooperative for Real Education in Agricultural Management) Program, 4 cr.
AAS 297 Work Experience (Summer), 0 cr.
AAS 432 Intro. to Forage and Grassland Management, 3 cr.
AAS 435 Animal Nutrition, 3 cr.
AAS 546 Animal Business Applications, 4 cr.
SSCI 201 Social Science Course, 4 cr.

Second year, Spring Semester

AAS 275 CREAM Program, 4 cr.
AAS 440 Animal Breeding, 3 cr.
AAS 574 Dairy Cattle Disease Seminar, 2 cr.
SSCI 2__ Social Science Course, 4 cr.
Electives, 4 cr.

Recommended electives

AAS 221 Dairy Production Techniques, 2 cr.
HT 248 Applied Soil Technology, 2 cr.

Program information is subject to change.