Check the course catalog for current and upcoming equine courses: http://catalog.sdstate.edu/
People of all backgrounds and careers have an interest in owning at least one horse. Others have been in the business for years and find it a pleasing way of life as well as a profitable business venture. If either of these situations describes you, the Department of Animal Sciences of South Dakota State University offers educational opportunities that will help you reach your goals.
The Equine Studies minor is designed for student from all majors who wish to supplement their academic major with studies in equine science, management, and industry trends. Upon completion of the minor, students will:
Faculty will engage students in a variety of scholastic settings, including use of the SDSU Equine Teaching Facility, incorporating experiential learning to supplement classroom topics.
Interested to hear more about horse-related happenings on campus? Email Carol Kleinjan (Carol.Kleinjan@SDSTATE.EDU) to join the SDSU Equine listserv.
South Dakota State University built its present horse barn in 1925, the beginning of a facility that would provide years of educational experience.For more information
The SDSU Horse Club works to promote the equine industry to SDSU students, the Brookings community and across the entire state of South Dakota. The club consists of approximately 25 active members who host a variety of activities both on and off the campus.For more information
Little International is a two-day agricultural exposition planned, organized, and implemented by students at South Dakota State University for the benefit of high school and college students. Little International is considered the largest two-day agricultural exposition in the country.For more information