Applied Science Guide

The following is the academic advising information for the Thompson School of Applied Science (TSAS).

Choosing First-Semester Courses

To complete the AAS degree requirement of a minimum 64 credit hours in four semesters, students follow an established sequence of courses for their respective program areas.

A sample selection of courses is listed below for each major

Select a major below to see typical courses taken during a student's first semester.

    • AAS 428 Anatomy and Physiology of Domestic Animals
    • ANSC 421 Introduction to Animal Science
    • ENGL 401 First-Year Writing
    • Discovery Course or AAS 425 Intro to Dairy Herd Management if interested in CREAM program

    • AAS 428 Anatomy and Physiology of Domestic Animals
    • CHEM 411 Introductory Chemistry for Life Sciences
    • VTEC 430 Companion Animal Behavior and Handling Techniques
    • VTEC 424 Introduction to Veterinary Technology
    • ENGL 401 First-Year Writing



    Katie Cousens
    Academic Affairs Coordinator
    Phone: (603) 862-1451