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Midway University's equine business and sales degree program is just what you need to take the reins of your equine career and become a business leader in the industry.

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120 Credit Hours
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100% Online
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$395 per credit hour
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100% Online Equine Business and Sales Degree

Building off the strengths of our in-seat program, Midway University now offers a 100% online Equine Business and Sales degree. Coursework in the Equine Business and Sales degree program covers broad topics of equine anatomy, equine healthcare management, facilities management, accounting, and marketing, including social media, public relations, and brand communications. In addition, students take coursework focused on the marketing, legal, and financial aspects of buying and selling horses, regardless of breed. The program also introduces students to building and developing a fan base through equine tourism.

Courses are formatted in eight-week modules, with courses starting five times throughout the year. These modules allow students to take courses around their busy work and home schedules. Someone with previous college credit or an associate degree can transfer courses toward the 100% online B.S. in Equine and Business Sales.

Who Can Benefit from the 100% Online Equine Degree?

The 100% online B.S. Equine Business and Sales degree was developed for those who may already be working in the equine industry and wish to expand their education and knowledge base and develop skills to advance to other positions. Additionally, the program is ideal for students who are interested in joining the equine industry but may not be interested in horse handling. This degree could provide a means of entry to the profession.

Program Learning Outcomes

  • Implement and assess safe, ethical, and sustainable equine management practices, which utilize emerging technologies related to the global equine industry.
  • Demonstrate awareness and acceptance of the diversity of the equine industry.
  • Demonstrate practical knowledge, skills, and work ethic required to be a competent member of the equine industry.
  • Utilize knowledge of equine anatomy and physiology to make equine management decisions.
  • Communicate effectively with members of the equine industry.
Program Highlights

Join or advance your career in the equine industry with this degree focused on business, marketing, and sales.

Frequently Asked Questions

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We offer a simple online application process. Create your account, submit all materials and track your application status conveniently online. Admissions Counselors are available to assist you with the application process and answer any questions you may have about Midway University and our programs. Give them a call at 1.800.952.4122 or email

Students are eligible as “full-time and “part-time” students for Federal loans and may be eligible for Federal and/or State grants. (A full-time student is a student taking 12 credit hours or more per term; a part-time student is a student taking 6-12 credit hours.)

Visit Financial Aid page for more details.

An admission decision can only be made with official documents. Transcripts are considered official when they are either mailed directly to Midway University from the issuing institution in a sealed envelope or sent electronically by a secured third party such at National Student Clearinghouse or Parchment.

Midway University works hard to provide quality degree programs at an affordable price for our students. Students can view our Tuition and Fees Schedule online.

Make sure you get the whole picture before making your decision. First, complete your FAFSA so you can see what financial aid you are eligible to receive and complete your application. Once you are admitted to Midway University, you can meet with our Financial Aid Office to discuss all the eligible aid (federal, state and institutional) that you have access to and apply for scholarships. This is the only way to figure out the true cost and if you will have any out-of-pocket expenses to cover.

Midway University accepts transfer credits from regionally accredited institutions that are 100-level or higher with a grade of “C” or better. At the time of admission, our Admissions Counselors will provide an unofficial evaluation of your transfer credit. An official evaluation will be completed by the Registrar’s Office after acceptance.

Depending on your student type, there are different steps needed to get you ready to begin classes. Visit our Next Steps page to find your path, or contact admissions at

Traditional students may declare a major that is only offered online following the guidelines of the online major policy in the academic catalog.

Midway University's Equine Studies Program & Campus Facilities

If you are looking for more hands-on equine experience, then consider our on-campus Equine Studies program. Midway University sits on a 200-acre working horse farm, providing students with a unique opportunity to gain valuable experience right on campus. Additionally, our location within the Horse Capital of the World, gives our students unparralled access to a broad range of equine facilities and supporting businesses in which to work and gain real-world experience such as the Kentucky Horse Park, Keeneland Thoroughbred Racing and Sales and hundreds of horse farms.

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Small Classes

Our average class size is 17 students allowing more interaction with faculty.

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Personalized Attention

Our student to faculty ratio is 15 students to 1 faculty member.

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Annually 99% of our traditional undergraduates receive institutional aid.

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Featured Faculty
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Mark Gill
Professor of Business
Dean, School of Business, Equine and Sport Studies