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.  

     

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    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