Degree Level:

Pursue the possibilities of using horses through equine assisted activities with a minor in equestrian studies. This minor particularly benefits students majoring in Psychology, Human Development, Education and Acting. No riding experience is required. 

Please contact Sara Linde Patel at [email protected] with questions about the equestrian studies minor and how it can enhance your major.



The minor in equestrian studies requires the completion of 20 semester hours of which 8 hours must be in applied riding.

EQS Riding: 4 classes (8 hrs.)

EQS 130: Equine Management I (3 hrs.)

EQS 137: Equine Management II (3 hrs.)

EQS 310: Stable Management I (3 hrs.)

EQS 410: Horse Keeper (3 hrs.)

Contact Us

Sara Linde-Patel,
Program Coordinator | Equestrian Studies
(573) 876-7144 [email protected] Stephens College Equestrian Center

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