career opportunities for equestrian majors​

​​Career opportunities for horse lovers are varied and depend on specific areas of interest.  Equestrian students at The University of Findlay are encouraged to add a second major to enhance their marketability.  Equestrian majors may also want to consider majoring in business, education or another field where they can combine their knowledge of horses and riding with another interest.  Some possible fields for equestrian majors include:

​​Managerial & Administrative

Auction Clerk 

Sales - Equine Pharmaceuticals

Farm/Ranch Manager

Barn Manager  

Humane Society Official

Breed Association Official            

Office Manager

Business Manager

Equine Camp Director

Turf Club Director

Equine Program Director

Racing & Shows

Exercise Rider 

Show Announcer

Show Exhibitor

Paddock Master 

Racing Commissioner 

Show Manager          

Racing Secretary 

Show Secretary

Racing Steward 

Show Steward

Equine Health & Breeding                             

Assistant Breeding Farm Manager  

Equine Nutritionist

Blood Typing Specialist 


Breeding Farm Manager 

Veterinarian (continued education)

Breeding Farm Technician 

Veterinary Technician (continued education)   


Communication & Visual Arts





Freelance Writer

Radio/Television Announcer


Publicity Agent