This certificate program provides prospective veterinary assistants with education and experience in commonly used medical and surgical techniques, as well as an understanding of common disease states of animals. The program also provides an introduction to animal hospital management, business procedures and job preparation skills. Students will be able to step into an entry-level position with the confidence and competence necessary to be a productive addition to the staff.
For additional information about applying to the Veterinary Assistant program, please refer to the "Veterinary Assistant" Bulletin, which can be found here under the "Special Admission" heading. It is the student's responsibility to read this bulletin thoroughly and ensure that all required application materials have been submitted prior to the deadline.
For questions about the application, please contact the Academic Planning Advisor at (541) 917-4923.