Ranch Management

  • Hands on experience
  • Opportunities in Beef, Swine, Sheep, and Horses
  • Connect with industry leaders
  • Internship/work experience opportunities

Equine Science at NEO

NEO offers courses in equine nutrition, reproduction, preventative medicine, and training management. All equine courses are designed to give hands-on as well as an academic approach.
Our program combines all aspects of the equine industry so students have an opportunity to experience a diversity of areas.
The curriculum is arranged so students will also take courses within the agriculture department relating to their careers in the industry.


Equestrian Read More

Natural Resource Ecology Read More

Within the Forestry club of Natural Resource Ecology is an elite group known as Fire Dawgs.

Equine Judging Team Read More

Travel across the nation and represent a world caliber judging team.

Equine & Ranch Management Read More

NEO offers courses in equine nutrition, reproduction, preventive medicine, farm and stable management, and training management.

Aggie Society Read More

Excel, gain social skills, make life-long friends, thrive academically

Agriculture Read More

NEO has a 200 acre farm, equine facilities, indoor arena, and much more.

LivestockJudging Read More

Perhaps the most acclaimed, long-standing livestock judging program in the country

Rodeo Read More

Compete in the National Intercollegiate Rodeo Association (NIRA).

Can I Bring My Horse to NEO?

Yes! Your horse is welcome at NEO. We have covered stalls for your horse at a minimal charge. College pastures are also available for turnout exercise and recreational riding. NEO also has an indoor arena for riding and equine activities including classes.

2008 Graduate McKenzie Nygren
"Being a part of the Equine Judging team gave me the opportunity to create and maintain relationships with individuals in the equine industry, who I now work with on a daily basis. My judging experiences gave instilled a lifelong goal to work confidently and strive for success. Whether it's a set of reasons or a job interview, a Norseman will always rise to the top!"
McKenzie Nygren
NEO 2008 graduate

NEO Farm
"NEO A&M was a great experience that provided me with lifelong friendships and allowed me to further my education and succeed in the field of Agriculture Economics."
Kurtis D. Sears
Branch Manager
Vice President
Farms Credit Services
Vinita Branch Office

NEO Student Cody Thompson
"What I like about the Ranch Management program here at NEO is the wide range of courses, including colt breaking, artificial insemination, and marketing of cattle."
Cody Thomspon
Former NEO Student