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Equine Studies

Earn a degree and learn about horses in this intensive vocational, hands-on program. (Western emphasis, reining and cutting, showing.)

Career Opportunities

The horse industry is a growing, multi-million dollar industry looking for students with a strong work ethic and hands-on abilities. Get a start on any of these careers in a setting geared toward giving you the skills you need:

  • Horse trainer
  • Breeder
  • Farrier
  • Veterinarian
  • Pharmaceutical sales
  • Appraisal
  • Judging

Other Opportunities

Shows: Training with all levels and backgrounds
Breeding: Ultrasound technology, artificial insemination and shipped semen
Spring breeding and summer training internships for interested and qualified students.

College Catalog

This catalog contains the curriculum information a student needs in planning his or her studies at Dodge City Community College.  All students need to become familiar with the language of the college catalog and the necessity of planning a sequence that will provide either a one-year certificate or a two-year degree.  Advisors are provided to assist students in planning their academic program.  As a student, please make sure that you consult your advisor for guidance in planning a program of study.  Students are ultimately responsible for assuring that their academic program meets the requirements for graduation and/or transfer to another degree granting institution.

Contact Information

David McCollum
Professor of Equine Science
2501 N. 14th Ave.
Dodge City, KS 67801