Total units for the Associate in Science Degree with a minimum grade point average of 2.0: 60 units
Total Core Units minimum grade 2.0: 19-20 Units
Required Core Units: 13-14

Course Number Course Title Total Units
AGR-2  AGR-2 Agricultural Economics | OR3
ECON-11  ECON-11 Micro-Economics3
AGR-10 AGR-10 Introduction to Animal Science3
CHEM-1A  CHEM-1A General Chemistry I | OR5
CHEM-45  CHEM-45 Introduction to General Chemistry4
MATH-40  MATH-40 Elementary Statistics3
Required Electives: 6 Units one course from each area:
Area 1: Animal Production
AGR-11 AGR-11 Beef Cattle Production3
AGR-14  AGR-14 Equine Science3
Area 2: Animal Heath
AGR-12  AGR-12 Animal Health and Disease3
AGR-13  AGR-13 Feeds and Feeding3

Completion of either the CSU General Education or IGETC option
Remaining Units to total 60 Units may be selected from courses numbered 1-49

Upon completion of the Associate in Science Degree in Agriculture Animal Science for Transfer, the student will be able to:
1. Evaluate common management practices for farm animal health and reproduction.
2. Evaluate a genetic data sheet and rank the animals for a given scenario.
3. Plan a ranch management calendar for major animal species.
4. Plan a breeding program to maximize maternal heterosis.
5. Balance a ration using least cost principles.
6. Evaluate an animal production operation evaluating all production practices.