Veterinary Technician AAS Degree

Effective 2014-2015 Catalog Year


Term I (Fall, 2014)


VT 101 Introduction to Veterinary Tech (4 credits)

VT 102 Veterinary Terminology (3 credits)

VT 103 Animal Hospital and Office Procedures (4 credits)

VT 117 Animal Anatomy and Physiology I (4 credits)

Total term credits: 15


Term 2 (Winter, 2015)


VT 108 Animal Nursing I (4)

VT 110 Clinical Pathology I (4)

VT 114 Pharmacology I (3)

VT 118 Animal Anatomy and Physiology II (4)

Total term credits: 15


Term 3 (Spring, 2015)


VT 111 Clinical Pathology II (4)

VT 112 Animal Nursing II (4)

VT 113 Exotic and Lab Animal Medicine (4)

VT 116 Pharmacology II (3)

Total term Credits: 15


Year 2


Term 4 (Fall, 2015)


VT 201 Anesthesiology and Surgery Techniques (4)

VT 203 Animal Nursing III (4)

VT 206 Animal Diseases (4)

VT 212 Clinical Pathology III (4)

Total term credits: 16


Term 5 (Winter, 2016)


VT 202 Veterinary Special Procedures(4)

VT 204 Veterinary Radiology (4)

VT 211 Animal Nursing IV (4)

Total term credits: 12


Term 6 (Spring, 2014)


VT 280 Clinical/practicums - 10 credits: 300 hours of preceptorships at community veterinary practices.

Total term credits: 10


Total Program Credits: 83 + 22 credits program pre-requisites = 105 credits

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