Florida International College

A.S. Equine Management

A.S. Degree Program / 60 Credit Hours

A unique, hands-on Associate of Science degree program designed for the modern student who is ready to enter into a professional equine career.

  • 1.6 Million Jobs in the U.S.

  • 300 Billion Dollar Industry

  • Most Hands-on Training

  • Most Riding & Horsemanship Hours

  • Accelerated Degree in just 16 months

  • Flexible Start Dates




Program Objective

The Equine Management degree program offers students a broad foundation of knowledge of the functions of the various segments of the equine science and equine industry. Students will be introduced to key scientific and business concepts and skills essential for success in the equine industry. Students will be prepared to pursue a career in farm management, trainer, assistant trainer, equine business and sales professional.

Program Description

The Equine Management Associate in Science degree program is ideal for the student who plans pursue a career in the equine industry. Including, equine farm management, equine retail and sales, equine trainer or manager, or establish a service - based equine business. Training and education will include experiential learning designed to add practical experience in the science, production, sales, and show management aspects of the equine industry and prepare students for various careers in the equine industry. Course work includes science - based classes such as nutrition, behavior, anatomy, health care or conformation as well as business - based classes such as business management or sales and marketing.

Program Length and Start dates

18 to 24 months |  Fall, Spring, and Summer Start Dates

How do I enroll?

You can apply online, give us a call at (407) 483-7424, or visit our Admissions Office.

This program offers:

  • Most Hands-on Training
  • Most Riding & Horsemanship Hours
  • Accelerated Degree in just 16 months
  • Flexible Start Dates

Veteran Benefits

Equine Management is eligible for Veterans Benefits.

Our Faculty

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Catherine Huddleston


With more than 20 years experience as a professional horsewoman, trainer, and riding instructor, Cathy Huddleston has honed her ability “to support both horses and humans in their growth and development.” As the Dean of the Al-Marah Equine School of Florida International College, Cathy is dedicated to supporting students reach their maximum potential and reach success in their career path.

Our Program

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