2020-2021 Catalog 
    May 11, 2021  
2020-2021 Catalog [PREVIOUS CATALOG YEAR]

Animal Care and Management Certificate

The Animal Care and Management Certificate Program is designed to prepare students for entry level positions in the pet and exotic animal industry including veterinary assistant, zookeeper, animal control officer, entrepreneur, pet store technician and boarding/grooming facilities management.

Credit Hours Required: 30

Program Outcomes

Upon successful completion of the Animal Care and Management Certificate program, the learner will be able to:

1. Manage an extensive agriculture facility. (AGE 100, AGS 101 or AGS 102, AGS 120, AGS 215, AGS 274, AGS 261, AGS 264, AGS 280)
2. Rear fish from egg to market. (AGS 261, AGS 264)
3. Develop a water delivery and quality management system. (AGS 261, AGS 264)
4. Develop and implement a comprehensive management program for exotic and domestic animals. (AGS 261, AGS 264, AGS 280, AGS 282)