Animal Science

Pathway Information

  • Students in the Animal Science pathway will gain skills and knowledge in areas related animal health and care.  Students will have the opportunity to participate in FFA.  



    Sequence of Courses

    Pathway Course ID Course Title Level Credit
    Animal Science 4115, 4116 Introduction to Agriculture Level 1: Introductory 1
    Animal Science 4117, 4118 Agriscience Level 2: Technical 1
    Animal Science 4119, 4120 Animal Science Level 2: Technical 1
    Animal Science 4125, 4126 Animal Health Level 3: Application 1
    Animal Science 4123, 4124 Agribusiness Level 3: Application 1


    Courses offered may vary between schools.  To be considered a CTE Completer in the pathway, students must complete 3.0 credits within the course sequence, achieve 80% or greater competency on the course standards or industry proficiency exam, and graduate high school in four years.  At least 2.0 of the required 3.0 required credits must be a combination of technical and application level courses.


Career Opportunities

    • Veterinary Technician

    • Animal Breeder

    • Pet Store Operator

    • Veterinary Assistant

    • Animal Health Sales Representative

    • Animal Scientist

    • Ranchers/Dairy Producers