Texas Tech University

Chelcie Latham

  • Major: Animal Science, Equine Assisted Therapy Option
  • Classification: Senior
  • Hometown: Gatesville, Texas

Why did you decide to come to Texas Tech University?

"I decided to come to TTU because of the therapeutic riding program."

What are your future career goals?

"My future career goal is to have a therapeutic riding center in Gatesville."

What is your advice to high school students interested in this field of study?

"My advice to high school students is to get PATH Intl. certified through a Higher Education program, like what is offered through Texas Tech. I believe you benefit more from it. It is more of a one-on-one learning atmosphere and you get more experience."

What was your favorite part of Texas Tech?

"My favorite part of Texas Tech is the fun atmosphere and the school pride!"

For more information about the Department of Animal and Food Sciences' undergraduate degree plans, please contact Kayla Rathmann at kayla.rathmann@ttu.edu.

Animal & Food Sciences