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2014-2015 VSCC Catalog 
2014-2015 VSCC Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Veterinary Technology - A.A.S.

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This two year program provides preparation and training in Veterinary Technology.  Vol State has initial accreditation through AVMA. Students graduating from this program are eligible to sit for the National Veterinary Technology Exam required for licensure in Tennessee.  Admission to the program is competitive. Applications for admission are due in the Spring for the following Fall semester, followed by interviews and final class selection. Check the Veterinary Technology website for specific due dates.  The following are required for consideration and selection into the program:

  • Admission to the College
  • Application to the Veterinary Technology Program, with required documentation including observation hours completed with a veterinarian or licensed veterinary technician.
  • Personal Interview
  • Clear background check and proof of health insurance prior to final selection

For additional information about the program, contact the Mathematics and Science Division or visit

Summary of Required Hours

Total First Year Fall Semester - 17 Credit Hours

Total First Year Spring Semester - 17 Credit Hours

Second Year - Fall Semester

Total Second Year Fall Semester - 18 Credit Hours

Total Second Year Spring Semester - 18 Credit Hours


Computer Literacy Requirement

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