Program Title Veterinary  Assistant
Program Description Skills:administer medication, immunizations, or blood plasma to animals as prescribed by vetsmonitor animals recovering from surgeryclean and maintain kennels, holding areas, exam and operating roomshold or restrain animals during veterinary proceduresprovide emergency first aid to sick or injured animalsassist vets in examining animalsclean, maintain, and sterilize instruments or equipmentperform routine lab tests or diagnostic tests 
Program O*Net URL 31-9096.00 Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers
Estimated Complete Program Cost Tuition and Fees In-District = $2736 Out of District = $2916  Out of State = $6804
Estimated Complete Program Cost Room and Board $10488
Estimated Complete Program Cost Books and Supplies *$1,054.00
Other Program Costs *Additional program costs may apply depending on instruction for that year.  These costs should not be large as special services fee, technology fee, books and supplies, insurance, bus pass, and uniform fee is included in the program cost.
Length of Program (Normal Time) One year 50 Credit Hours
Number of Students that Completed the Program <10
Number of Students that Completed within Normal Time N/A
Job Placement Rates for Students Completing the Program N/A
Median Program Federal Student Loan Debt N/A
Median Program Private Loan Debt N/A
Median Program Institutional Financing Plan Debt N/A
Notes Median Salary $23790