Equine Industry Program (EIP) students take all of the core courses in the business administration discipline, as well as 30 hours of specialized courses focused on the development and management of equine enterprises, events, and activities. Since we are located in the heart of the famed Kentucky horse country, our students also have the opportunity for field trips, internships, and contacts with prominent industry professionals who visit the classroom.
The College of Business is the only AACSB International accredited business degree in the world with an equine major. Students from 16 participating states may qualify for Kentucky in-state tuition rates through the Academic Common Market.
Equine Business Degrees
Our Equine majors take the entire business core, as well as specialized courses in equine business. The four-year degree is designed to prepare a diversified student body for a wide range of career opportunities. For the most up-to-date curriculum requirements for this degree, please see the UofL Undergraduate Catalog listing.
The College of Business offers a “Flight Plan” for a BSBA in Equine Business. Flight Plan is an exciting initiative that enables students to stay on course to graduate in four years or in the time frame of your choice. Click for more information on the Flight Plan.
A one-year Certificate in Equine Business is available to persons who have earned a four-year degree and are seeking specialized training in Equine Business. The Certificate program is an undergraduate course of specially tailored equine courses.
The Equine Business Certificate is the only program of its kind. The program enhances the understanding of the horse business and prepares the student for a position in the field of the equine industry. Students benefit from the small class size and faculty experienced in the area of equine business.
The most up-to-date curriculum for the Equine Business Certificate is available in the UofL Undergraduate Catalog.