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