Bachelor of Science in Human Services / Equine Industry
Post University

Program Details

Equine-assisted therapy and therapeutic riding can help the cognitive, physical, emotional, and social wellbeing of individuals with special needs. The online Human Services bachelor’s degree at Post University offers a special concentration in the Equine Industry.

In this degree program, students will explore how equine-assisted activities can help improve client treatment outcomes. Coursework takes a look at areas including mental health, healthcare, and physical and occupational therapy programs.

In addition to core Human Services classes, topics within this specialization include:

  • Exploring the equine industry
  • Animal assisted counseling
  • Equine industry orientation
  • Equine business ethics


  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Official transcripts

School Accreditation Statement

New England Commission of Higher Education