Sep 23, 2018  
2017-2018 Catalog 
2017-2018 Catalog

Veterinary Assistant-Non Credit

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Non-Credit Program - 300 Contact Hours

Not seeking to enroll students.

The Veterinary Assistant program is intended for those who wish to take better care of animals, obtain more information on how to care for animals, learn how to be better pet owners, and learn how to become a better volunteer at an animal shelter. Upon successful completion of the veterinary assistant program, students will be eligible to take the NAVTA-approved veterinary assistant exam through VetMedTeam to receive the designation of Approved Veterinary Assistant (AVA).

Program Objectives

Upon graduation, students will be able to:

  1. Take better care of animals and be better pet owners.
  2. Be better volunteers at animal shelters.

300 Contact Hours

Program Specific Notes

Program Length: The Veterinary Assistant Non-Credit program is 36 weeks in length and 300 contact hours.

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