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Veterinary Technician AAS

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of the Veterinary Technician AAS degree program, the learner will be able to:

  1. Proficiency in hands on nursing skills for veterinary technology.
  2. Math applications for veterinary medical care.
  3. Animal science applications for veterinary technology.
  4. Microbiology and cytology skills for veterinary technology.
  5. Concepts of the regulatory environment in veterinary technology.
  6. Medical communication skills for veterinary technology.

Program Effectiveness Data

Veterinary Technician National Examination (VTNE)

Program Effectiveness Date / Number
The three-year pass percentage on VTNE is calculated as follows:
X/Y * 100=Three-year pass percentage whereby X is the number of first time candidates that passed the VTNE and Y is the number of first-time candidates that have taken the VTNE
July 1, 2017 – June 30, 2020
Number of first-time candidates taking VTNE 74
Three-year pass rate on VTNE 83.7%
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