Veterinary Technology

 

If you have a desire to care for and treat animals, the Veterinary Technology program at Cedar Valley College offers courses both on site and via distance education so you can study in the way that’s most convenient for you.

Are you interested in a career in veterinary technology?

Veterinary Technology at Cedar Valley College

The Vet Tech program at Cedar Valley College operates a 32,000-square-foot teaching facility on the college campus that features a 170-acre stock farm with breeding herds for horses, cattle and goats.


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“My DCCCD experience prepared me to both pass my boards and also feel prepared for a real-life career. I gained knowledge and confidence during the program and felt supported and helped along the way by my instructors.” Read Ksenia's story.
Ksenia Banes
Ksenia Banes
CVT/Ophthalmology Technician

Veterinary Technician National Examination (VTNE) Pass Rates

Campus Program July 1, 2015- June 30, 2018
Number of eligible first-time candidates 100
Number of first-time candidates that have taken the VTNE 70
Three-year VTNE pass percentage 70%

Distance Learning program July 1, 2015- June 30, 2018
Number of eligible first-time candidates 119
Number of first-time candidates that have taken the VTNE 45
Three-year VTNE pass percentage 73%