Equine Production

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Description:
This career major is designed to introduce students to the care and management of horses. Students will be instructed in the selection of feeds, maintenance that horses require, selection of breeds, breeding techniques and skills to operate a healthy environment for the horses.

Hours:
Morning session – 8:10 – 11:10 a.m.
Afternoon session – 12:45 – 3:45 p.m.

Career Major Name:  Equine Production
Clock Hours/Weeks of Instruction:  1025/37
Normal Completion Time:  37 weeks for full-time status

Career Opportunities:
Ranch Hand
Groom
Sales Attendant
Retail Sales
Veterinarian’s Assistant
Foaling Assistant
Trainer’s Assistant
Breeding Farm Employee

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Application Process:
High school students see home school counselor
Adults contact Mid-America counselor 405-449-3391

Average Salary:
$10,400-$31,200

Accreditation:
OSBCTE (Oklahoma State Board of Career & Technology Education)

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