The professional skills learned in both our English and
western disciplines enable students to transform their love of horses
into rewarding careers. The horse industry in the United States
contributes billions of dollars in direct economic impact to our economy
and supports more than one million full-time jobs.
We are a top equestrian college!
For more than 30-years, The University of Findlay has set the standard for excellence in equestrian programs by providing:
Riding instruction five days per week beginning in the first year
Two outstanding equine facilities for English and western riding
More than 300 horses in the program
One-to-one academic advising
Internships in the United States and abroad
International English riding opportunities
Associate of arts in western riding/training emphasis
Associate of arts in English riding/training emphasis
Bachelor of science in western riding/training emphasis
Bachelor of science in English riding/training emphasis
Bachelor of science in equine business management
Our graduates have demonstrated that they are qualified and capable of joining the ranks of top equine professionals nationally and internationally.
The ability to double major and/or minor in complementing areas also allows for more diverse internship and job options for our students. Some examples could include, but are not limited to:
- Equestrian Studies / International Business
- Equestrian Studies / Accounting
- Equestrian Studies / Journalism
- Equestrian Studies / Marketing
- Equestrian Studies / Computer Science
- Equestrian Studies / Public Relations
- Equestrian Studies / Spanish
Rebekah Irish, 2013 UF graduate, was Reserve Champion at the June 2013 NRHA Derby Collegiate Reining Competition. Click here to read more. . .