Equine Business (Minor)

This program was approved for students entering the university in the Summer 2022–Spring 2023 catalog year. For more information about catalog year, go to Catalog Year Information.

Minor in Equine Business
Unit: College of Business (BU)
Department: Equine Industry 
Program Website 
Academic Plan Code(s): EQINMINOR

The minor in Equine Business is open to all students at the University of Louisville.

Completion of business program prerequisites with a 2.8 GPA is required for acceptance into the Equine Business minor. Upon completion of the admission requirements and a formal application, the student is admitted into the minor based on the student’s academic performance.

For graduation, in addition to all other degree requirements, a 2.0 GPA is required in the equine courses.

Students who are not enrolled in the College of Business, may contact Terri Burch at 852–4859 for more information about the minor.

Program Prerequisites

ACCT 201Principles of Financial Accounting3
ECON 201Principles of Microeconomics 3
ECON 202Principles of Macroeconomics 3
BSTA 201Business Statistics3
CIS 205Information Systems in Organizations3
Minimum Total Hours15

Program Requirements

CIS 305Data Analysis for Decision-Making3
EQIN 302Equine Economics3
EQIN 304Equine Marketing3
EQIN 340Leadership in Equine Business3
Equine Business (EQIN) electives 23
Minimum Total Hours15

At least three (3) semester hours of the requirements for a minor must be successfully completed while enrolled in the University of Louisville.  


The following will also meet the statistics requirement:  MATH 109, PSYC 301, SOC 301, CJ 326


Any Equine course except EQIN 402, EQIN 403 and Co-Op