animal science curriculum

The following text is taken from The University of Findlay's undergraduate catalog.

Admission Standards for Students Interested in Majoring in Animal Science, Animal Science/Pre-Veterinary Medicine Option, or Animal Science-Science Option:

1. First-time students will not be allowed to declare animal science, animal science/pre-veterinary medicine option, or animal science-science option as their major unless they have met one of the following conditions:

a. Earned a minimum ACT composite score of 20;
b. Earned a minimum SAT of 1410;
c. Earned greater than or equal to a 3.0 cumulative high school GPA.

2. Transfer students will not be allowed to declare animal science, animal science/pre-veterinary medicine option, or animal science-science option as their major unless they have met one of the following conditions:

a. Earned a minimum ACT composite score of 20;
b. Earned a minimum SAT of 1410;
c. Earned greater than or equal to a 3.0 cumulative high school GPA;
d. Transferring in credit of at least 12 semester hours with a cumulative GPA of greater than or equal to 3.0;
e. Received approval of the program chair.

3. Current students at The University of Findlay may not change their major to animal science, animal science/pre-veterinary medicine option, or animal science-science option unless they have met one of the following conditions:

a. Earned a minimum ACT composite score of 20;
b. Earned a minimum SAT of 1410;
c. Earned greater than or equal to a 3.0 cumulative high school GPA;
d. Earned college credit of at least 12 semester hours with a cumulative GPA of greater than or equal to 3.0;
e. Received approval of the program chair.
A major in animal science consists of EQST 101 or ANSC 131; EQST 201 or ANSC 231; EQST 202 or ANSC 232; ANSC 310 or BIOL 310; ANSC 320, 499; ACCT 220; EQST 302; BUAD 220, 311; and CHEM 111/111L or higher. Students must complete three of the following: ANSC 351, 352, 353, 354, or 355. In addition, 15 hours with nine hours being at the 300- or 400-level from ANSC 133, 134, 330, 331, 332, 402, 404, EQST 102, 103, 104, 203, 301, 311, 332, 337, 380, 401, 402, 403, 404, 405, 411, 412, 435, PVET 110, 310, 490, ANSC 480 or EQST 480 (maximum six hours), ANSC 490 or EQST 490 (maximum six hours).

A major in animal science/science option consists of EQST 101 or ANSC 131; EQST 201 or ANSC 231; EQST 202 or ANSC 232; ANSC 310 or BIOL 310; ANSC 499; CHEM 130, 130L, 131, 131L; CHEM 310, 310L, 311, and 311L or CHEM 325 and 325L. Students must complete three of the following: ANSC 351, 352, 353, 354, or 355. In addition, students must complete 15 hours with nine hours being at the 300- or 400-level in ANSC 133, 134, 320, 330, 331, 332, 402, 404, EQST 102, 103, 104, 203, 301, 302, 311, 332, 337, 380, 401, 402, 403, 404, 405, 411, 412, 435, PVET 110, 310, 490, ANSC 480 or EQST 480 (maximum six hours), or ANSC 490 or EQST 490 (maximum six hours).