Program description:

Graduates will apply knowledge and skills to the care and handling of small and large animals during clinical laboratory procedures, the management of illness, animal nutrition, pharmacology, parasitology, anesthesia, and medical and surgical assistance of animals and to the prevention of diseases, hygiene, and cleanliness of the work area and to the management of a veterinary facility. Graduates of the program will be able to work as veterinary technologists in veterinary hospitals, clinics, research facilities at the industry or the academy, at educational institutions, animal shelters, sanctuaries and commercial, police, and military facilities among other settings.