Veterinary Science

Highlights

  • Work directly with small, large and exotic animals in a learning lab environment and through internships
  • Learn about animal nutrition, health, reproduction, anatomy & physiology, grooming and handling of animals, first aid
  • Gain veterinary assisting skills necessary to communicate with animal owners

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Is this you?

  • I have an interest in animals’ wellbeing
  • I am good at science
  • I am a problem solver
  • I am detail oriented

Partnering with:

  • Columbus State Community College
  • Marion Technical College

CAREER FOCUS

  • Prepared for immediate employment, advanced certifications, and further education
  • Advanced Certifications
  • Interactive Field Trips
  • Internships
  • Scholarships

Career Opportunities Upon Graduation

  • Veterinary Assistant
  • Animal Retail Sales/Manager
  • Animal Care/Lab Tech
  • Animal Facility Supervisor
  • Groomer’s Assistant

With additional Training/Education

  • Veterinary Technician-Associate Degree
  • Veterinarian-Bachelor’s Degree/ DVM
  • Certifications
    • American Red Cross Pet First Aid

Work with animals! Your abilities can keep animals healthy, nurse them when ill — even save their lives!

  • Start a rewarding career in a growing field. Why take a Veterinary Assistant training program? With the right credentials, you can:
    • Be an important part of a professional veterinary staff.
    • Work at a veterinary hospital, animal shelter, kennel, or laboratory.

Demand for professional Veterinary Assistants will rise nearly 23% through 2018.
Pet owners increasingly take advantage of veterinary services, spurring employment growth for Veterinary Assistants. That means more opportunity for you!

Instructor: Carrie Heimlich
740-389-8510