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Otterbein only U.S. university on Eventing Connect top five equestrian universities

Otterbein only U.S. university on Eventing Connect top five equestrian universities

Otterbein University’s Department of Equine Science was ranked as a “top five perfect university and college option for equestrians" by Eventing Connect. Otterbein was the only university from the United States listed in the ranking.

“This American university in Westerville, Ohio offers majors in Equine Business Management, Equine Preveterinary Medicine and Equine Veterinary Technology. You can also minor in Equine-Assisted Activities and Therapies or Equine Business,” said the Eventing Connect rankings. “Regardless of which program suits your fancy, you will have access to the impressive Austin E. Knowlton Center, which is situated on approximately 70 acres in the heart of the Westerville residential community. With a massive indoor arena and all-weather paddocks this is a top of the line facility.”

The rankings continued with mentioning the Otterbein equestrian team team, which gives students the opportunity to take part in national competitions and clinic. The Otterbein Equestrian Team was National Champions this year in the Introductory and Lower training divisions at the Intercollegiate Dressage Association National Championship and reserve individual champion in the lower training division. The hunt seat team was Regional Champion as well.

Eventing Connect is a Canadian website with contributors and writers from around the world. According to their website eventingconnect.today, Eventing Connect strives to educate, engage, and entertain riders, fans and supporters of Eventing to help grow the sport worldwide.

Read the entire article and see why Otterbein is a perfect place for students passionate in equine science.

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