Veterinary Assistant

Skills for Keeping Animals Healthy & Assisting Vets

The Certificate in Veterinary Assistant program prepares students for an exciting new career as a veterinary assistant and focuses on essential skills of keeping animals healthy, caring for them when they are ill and assisting veterinarians in their offices.  Complete in 6 months!

PrerequisiteNone

Benefits

Students learn about the care of animals, how to recognize signs of illness and disease, interpersonal communication, interaction with clients and their animals, as well as assisting the veterinarian during examinations. Administrative duties, such as fee collection, banking and accounts payable are emphasized.

Job Opportunities

Veterinary technicians; Veterinary technologists; Veterinary assistants; Laboratory animal caretakers; Medical clinics.


  • Veterinary Medical Terminology
  • Veterinary Office Practices
  • Computers in the Veterinary Practice
  • The Veterinary Assistant as Communicator
  • Ethics and Law in the Veterinary Office
  • Billing and Collecting in the Veterinary Office
  • Assisting the Veterinarian and Grooming Basics
  • Preparing for Employment

Total Tuition: $ 1195.00
One-time Payment: $ 1095.00 — Save $100
Payment Plan: 25% first payment: $295.00
Number of other payments: 2
Amount of each payment after 1st payment: $450
Total Tuition: $1195.00: PAY IN FULL OPTION: $1095.00 — Save $100.00; PAYMENT PLAN: 25% first payment: 295.00; Number of other payments: 2; Amount of each payment after 1st payment: $450.00
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