Veterinary Technology

Degree requirements

 

Students complete the following program of study

* Support Classes -- may be taken before starting the program

FIRST YEAR

Fall Quarter

Credits

VET 101

Veterinary Technology Orientation *

2

VET 114

Animal Anatomy & Physiology - Lecture

 3

VET 115

Animal Anatomy & Physiology - Lab

 3

VET 118

Veterinary Medical Terminology

3

AGSCI 130

 Introduction to Animal Science * (fall)

5

IT 100

Introduction to Computers * (fall/winter/spring/summer)

  3

 

TOTAL

   19

 

Winter Quarter

VET 103

Animal Care I

1

VET 110

Medical Dosages *

  3

VET 120

Clinical Practices I - Lecture

  2

VET 121

Clinical Practices I - Lab

   2

VET 152

Safety and OSHA *

2

VET 164

Surgical Nursing Lecture

1

VET 165

Surgical Prep Lab

  1

VET 170

Small Animal Nutrition

  2

CHEM 109

Principles of Chemistry Lecture *  (fall/winter/spring)

  5

 

TOTAL

19

 

Spring Quarter

VET 104

Animal Care Lab II

1

VET 124

Livestock/Equine Medicine - Lecture

  2

VET 125

 Livestock/Equine Medicine - Lab

  1

VET 130

Parasitology & Clinical Pathology Lecture

 3

VET 131

Parasitology & Clinical Pathology Lab

 2

VET 160

Clinical Practices II - Lecture

 2

VET 161

Clinical Practices II - Lab

 2

VET 172

Small Animal Therapeutic Nutrition

2

VET 222

Radiology Lecture

 3

VET 223

Radiology Lab

1

 

TOTAL

 19


SECOND YEAR

FALL QUARTER

Credits

VET 105

Animal Care III

1

 VET 154

Professional Development *

2

VET 204

Veterinary Hematology Lecture

 2

VET 205

Veterinary Hematology Lab

 2

VET 213

Sterile Techniques

1

VET 224

Laboratory Principles Lecture

 1

VET 225

Laboratory Principles Lab

 2

 VET 236

Anesthesia Lecture

 2

VET 237

Anesthesia Lab

 1

BA 138

Written Business Communication * (fall/winter/spring/summer)

or

ENGL 101

English Composition I * (fall/winter/spring/summer)

or

PTECH 120

Technical Writing * (fall/winter/spring)

5

 

TOTAL

19

 

Winter Quarter

VET 201

Public Health

3

VET 208

Veterinary Office Procedures

 3

VET 230

Animal Diseases & Microbiology Lecture

4

VET 231

Animal Diseases & Microbiology Lab

 3

VET 234

Pharmacology

 3

VET 238

Critical Care Lecture

 1

 VET 239

Surgery Lab

2

 

TOTAL

19

 

Spring Quarter

VET 240

Veterinary Clinical Experience

 10

VET 244

 Special Topics Seminar

 2

 

TOTAL

   12

 

 

TOTAL DEGREE CREDITS

107