Agricultural & Natural Resources Pathway

Animal Science Program

The Animal Science curriculum offers a basic understanding of animal health, nutrition, anatomy/physiology, behavior, diversity and conservation. The Animal Science courses are open to all students but are recommended for those interested in the Exotic Animal Training and Management (EATM) Program or any other career in the animal field. Many of these Animal Science courses are required for the EATM Associate in Science degree and may be completed prior to program admission.

Moorpark College department page

Moorpark College catalog description of classes, certificates & degrees 

Career Information

The Bureau of Labor Statistics provides information on what the job is like, training/ education required, projections on the number of jobs that will be available, salaries, related occupations and relevant professional associations. Click on the links below for more information:

Animal care and service workers

Animal trainers

Veterinary technologists

Veterinarians