Perfect for students who have a penchant for working with animals, but whose work and/or family responsibilities prevent them from attending a full-time program, Medaille College’s Associate in Applied Science in Veterinary Technology is offered online.
Characteristics of successful AAS Veterinary Technology Candidates
- Understanding of the profession and its requirements.
- Desire to work with small, exotic, and large animals.
- Self-directed, self-motivated, and self-disciplined.
- Prefer to take classes in a nontraditional setting.
- Desire to maintain current residence and employment.
- Manage time effectively and have developed good study skills.
- Self-learner/discover with an ability to critically think.
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What can you do with this degree?
Veterinary technicians primarily function as professional assistants to veterinarians, biomedical researchers, and scientists.
Clinical settings may include:
General practice, referral/specialty practice, exotics (birds, pocket pets, reptiles, wildlife, zoos), food animal and equine practice, shelters, research facilities, pharmaceuticals, veterinary supply sales, and diagnostic laboratories.
Veterinary technicians may specialize in a discipline with additional training, such as:
- Internal medicine
Note: Online students are required to successfully complete INT 010 Online Prep prior to beginning their course sequence.
Medaille fits your life
At Medaille College, we understand the challenges of being a working adult with high career aspirations. That’s why Medaille’s Adult & Graduate programs are designed specifically to fit your already busy schedule. With Medaille, you can earn your degree and still have time for work and family. Medaille College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education.
- Personalized support
- Guaranteed classes
- Collaborative learning environment
- Financial aid and scholarships are available
About the School
Medaille College is a private, nonsectarian four-year college with campuses in Buffalo, Rochester and online. Medaille focuses on your success as a student and as a future professional by offering und ... Read More