Veterinary Aide

Veterinary aides help doctors in maintaining the health of and caring for animals. Most veterinary aides will typically work in a private clinic or an animal hospital. Job duties can include admitting animals, assisting during surgery, recording vital signs, cleaning, feeding and grooming as well as filing, answering phones, patient billing and typing reports.

Hours: 612

Weeks: 36

Prerequisites: 

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Meet program criteria on Workforce Training Assessment

Pell & Stafford funding authorized by US Department of Education.

Upon successful completion of the program, students will be eligible to take the exam for this certification: No certification

Articulation with: No formal articulations

Program Costs: $5,150

Next Start Date: March 31, 2014

 

Fast Facts

$22k
per year

Average Starting Salary

100%
 

Placement Rate

36
weeks

Duration of Program