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Veterinary Technology A.A.S.

Columbia State’s degree in Veterinary Technology helps those students with a love for creatures great and small acquire the many skills needed to work with animals as a career.

A veterinary technician primarily functions as professional technical support to veterinarians, biomedical researchers and other scientists. Examples of responsibilities qualified veterinary technicians are educated to assume include clinical pathology, radiology, surgical assisting, office/hospital management and many more.

Interested applicants are encouraged to attend a Vet Tech Program Information Session:

  • July 31, 2020, 10 - 11:30 a.m. - Warf 105
  • Aug. 28, 2020, 10 - 11:30 a.m. - Warf 105
  • Sept. 25, 2020, 10 - 11:30 a.m. - Warf 105
  • Oct. 30, 2020, 10 - 11:30 a.m. - Warf 105
  • Nov. 20, 2020, 10 - 11:30 a.m. - Warf 105

To assist with preparing handouts, please email VetTech@ColumbiaState.edu with the date you plan to attend.