Veterinary Careers 1 & 2

COURSE OVERVIEW: 1ST YEAR
(DOE COURSE: VETERINARY CAREERS I-5211)
  • Students will be introduced to the science of Biology
  • Trained to provide professional support to veterinarians
  • Hands-on experiences such as blood draws, animal restraining, and preparing examination rooms for veterinarians
  • Students will be introduced to post-secondary opportunities in veterinary science
COURSE OVERVIEW: 2ND YEAR
(DOE COURSE: HEALTH SCIENCE II-NURSING-5284)
  • Continue to refine skills as a veterinarian technician
  • Hands-on experiences such as grooming, lab testing, and independent scientific research
  • Students will design the structure and organization of their own veterinary facility
  • Opportunity for internships in local veterinary clinics that may lead to employment
  • Prerequisite: Veterinary Assisting 1
    (DOE COURSE: VETERINARY CAREERS I-5211)
CAREER FOCUS
  • Students will be prepared to pursue further education to become a veterinary technician, a veterinary assistant, or a veterinarian

Earn up to 6 college credits
Certifications available
1st year costs = $45 lab fees
2nd year costs = $45 lab fees

Veterinary Careers 1 & 2

COURSE OVERVIEW: 1ST YEAR
(DOE COURSE: VETERINARY CAREERS I-5211)
  • Students will be introduced to the science of Biology
  • Trained to provide professional support to veterinarians
  • Hands-on experiences such as blood draws, animal restraining, and preparing examination rooms for veterinarians
  • Students will be introduced to post-secondary opportunities in veterinary science
COURSE OVERVIEW: 2ND YEAR
(DOE COURSE: HEALTH SCIENCE II-NURSING-5284)
  • Continue to refine skills as a veterinarian technician
  • Hands-on experiences such as grooming, lab testing, and independent scientific research
  • Students will design the structure and organization of their own veterinary facility
  • Opportunity for internships in local veterinary clinics that may lead to employment
  • Prerequisite: Veterinary Assisting 1
    (DOE COURSE: VETERINARY CAREERS I-5211)
CAREER FOCUS
  • Students will be prepared to pursue further education to become a veterinary technician, a veterinary assistant, or a veterinarian

Earn up to 6 college credits
Certifications available
1st year costs = $45 lab fees
2nd year costs = $45 lab fees