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94 Credits

Transfer Credits:

Transfer up to 75% of the program
*Prior to learning and work experience may count toward program credit

Program Length:

8 quarters full time
24 months with year-round classes

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Succeed As A Vet Tech With Broadview’s A.A.S. In Veterinary Technology

Your love of animals can lead to a successful vet tech career with an Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.) in Veterinary Technology degree from Broadview University. With our program’s accreditation by the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) and Broadview’s national accreditation by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS), you’ll earn an associate vet tech degree that is respected in the real world.

ACHIEVE MORE, SPEND LESS

With Broadview University’s CareerPath initiative, you’ll save up to 25% on tuition! Through this dynamic initiative, many of our courses are offered in six-week sessions so you can attend full-time while concentrating on fewer subjects at once. Take classes full-time, year-round, and you can earn your A.A.S. in Veterinary Technology in as little as 24 months.

YOUR FUTURE

With your associate degree from Broadview, you’ll gain the knowledge and skills you need to work and excel in private clinics, animal hospitals, shelters, humane societies, research labs and zoos. You’ll learn to help keep animals healthy and to recover from injuries and other health challenges. You’ll also learn how to teach owners to better care for their pets and livestock. Our graduates qualify to sit for the Veterinary Technician National Exam (VTNE). By successfully passing the VTNE, you will be a Certified Veterinary Technician (CVT), which gives you a competitive advantage when seeking employment opportunities. Thanks to Broadview’s outstanding reputation and more than 40 years in the local community, graduates* of our vet tech program have gone on to work at dozens of places, including:

(*July 1, 2012 – June 30, 2015)

YOUR A.A.S. IN VETERINARY TECHNOLOGY

You’ll learn from exceptional faculty who bring real-world experience in veterinary medicine to you. This associate degree program was developed with input from local professionals so you’ll receive an up-to-date and relevant education. You’ll gain valuable experience through your veterinary clinical training. In addition to patient care, you’ll learn communication and office management skills. Your vet tech courses will cover topics, such as:

Course Highlights

Basic Concepts in Physiology and Pharmacology

This course begins the study of physiology through the exploration of cellular structure and metabolism, tissue structure and function, and the various microscopic regulatory mechanisms of the body. An introduction to pharmacokinetics is made within this context. Also covered are the functions of the various blood and immune cells, the body’s response to inflammation, and regulatory and safety aspects associated with pharmaceuticals and biologics.

Parasitology

This course is a study of the internal and external parasitic organisms encountered in veterinary medicine, including life cycles, identification procedures, control methods and public health implications.

Small Animal Nutrition and Nursing

In this course students learn and practice various aspects of small animal husbandry including kennel management and sanitation, small animal nutritional requirements in health and disease, reproductive cycles and management, recognition of and response to emergency situations, preventative medicine, and nursing care.

Broadview University graduates’ VTNE results

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Classes begin in…
5
weeks
2
days
Mark your calendar!
Quick Facts
Total Program Credits:

94 Credits

Transfer Credits:

Transfer up to 75% of the program
*Prior to learning and work experience may count toward program credit

Program Length:

8 quarters full time
24 months with year-round classes

Gainful Employment Disclosure

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BVU Students Join Future Farmers of America Competition

On Feb. 10, 2017, FFA chapters across Utah and their leaders will join us at Broadview University for our third annual FFA Mock Competition...

Read More
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