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    Center for Viticultural Sciences
    The mission of the Center for Viticultural Sciences and Small Fruit Research is to conduct research and provide service and support that will help the viticulture industry in Florida to become a viable industry (Florida Viticulture Policy Act, 1978).
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    Veterinary Technology
    Advances in both veterinary medicine technology and technique are the fuel firing the increased demand for well-trained individuals to work as veterinary technologists.
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Industry Option Undergraduate Courses

The industry option in animal science prepares individuals to manage technology needed to enhance production and management in the livestock and poultry industries. The curriculum is designed for students who are interested in preparing themselves for positions in the animal industry. These include positions in food science, management, production, breeding, nutrition, meats, and reproduction. It also prepares students for employment in related agricultural agencies of Florida, the U.S. government, and private industry. The Pre-Vet science option prepares individuals for further professional development beyond the B.S. degree, as well as entry into a college of veterinary medicine.

Freshman Year

Fall Semester

Course Name Credit Hours
ENC 1101 Freshman Communicative Skills I

3

AGG 2004 Intro. to Agri. Science

1

ANS 3006 Intro. to Animal Science

4

BSC 1005, 1005L Biological Sciences

4

Humanities I

3

Forum/Colloquium

0

TOTAL CREDITS

15

 

Freshman Year

Spring Semester

Course Name Credit Hours
ENC 1102 Freshman Communicative Skills II

3

Approved Computer Application Elective

3

AMH 2091 African-American History

3

BSC 1010, 1010L General Biology II

4

Humanities Elective II

3

Forum/Colloquium

0

TOTAL CREDITS

16

 

Sophomore Year

Fall Semester

Course Name Credit Hours
MAC 1105 College Algebra

3

CHM 1015, 1015L Fundamentals of Chemistry I

4

ANS 3244 Beef Production

3

ECO 2013 Principles of Economics I

3

Restricted Electives

3

Forum/Colloquium

0

TOTAL CREDITS

16

 

Sophomore Year

Spring Semester

Course Name Credit Hours
MAC 1147 Pre-Calculus Math

4

CHM 1045, 1045L General Chemistry I

4

ANS 3232 Equine Science & Management Training

4

STA 2023 Probability Statistics

3

Forum/Colloquium

0

TOTAL CREDITS

15

 

Junior Year

Fall Semester

Course Name Credit Hours
ANS 4080 Animal Science Expt.

4

PHY 2053, 2048L College Physics

4

Restricted Electives

6

Forum/Colloquium

0

TOTAL CREDITS

14

 

Junior Year

Spring Semester

Course Name Credit Hours
AGR 3232 Pasture & Range Management

3

ANS 3463 Feeds and Feedings

3

BSC 2093, 2093L Anatomy & Physiology

4

AEB 2104 Economics of Agriculture

3

Forum/Colloquium

0

TOTAL CREDITS

13

 

Senior Year

Fall Semester

Course Name Credit Hours
ANS 3311 Reproduction of Farm Animals

4

VME 4117 Animal Sanitation & Disease Control

3

Restricted Electives

6

ANS 4931 Animal Science Seminar

1

Forum/Colloquium

0

TOTAL CREDITS

14

 

Senior Year

Spring Semester

Course Name Credit Hours
ANS 3264 Swine Production

3

ANS 4445 Animal Nutrition

4

ANS 4932 Special Problems

3

ANS 4291 Incubation & Brooding

3

Restricted Electives

4

Forum/Colloquium

0

TOTAL CREDITS

17

 

TOTAL CREDIT HOURS

120