The Veterinary Assistant is a 1-year certificate program designed for those who want to work in a veterinarian's practice. The curriculum includes 3 courses in veterinary assistant technologies and a cooperative work experience component of 33 hours in the veterinarian's practice. Students will have hands-on instruction in veterinary office procedures, exam room management, animal vitals, care, and restraint.
Veterinary Technician - Program in Development
The Veterinary Technology Program is currently in development. Once available, the Vet Tech program is intended to be a two-year course of study leading to an Associate of Applied Science Degree in Veterinary Technology. Successful completion of the program should provide the graduate with credentials and basic information for successful completion of the national and state board examination leading to licensing as a Veterinary Technician.