Veterinary Office Career Courses

Winter/Spring 2017


Medical Terminology and Introduction to Anatomy for Veterinary Assistants

This course provides an introduction to the field of veterinary medicine and lays a foundation for the Veterinary Assistant course series. Topics include an orientation to the veterinary profession, office and client relations, client history taking and exam room procedures, animal handling techniques, basic anatomy and physiology, vaccines and immunizations, and physical examination procedures.

Fee: $252 Senior Adult Fee: $101 Materials Fee: $75 Registration Fee: $8

PET-043-H | 02/27/17-04/24/17 | K. Tracey | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Summer 2017


Veterinary Assistant Principles

This continuing education course is one in a series designed to train students to enter the field of veterinary medicine as an assistant. It provides instruction on laboratory procedures, drug therapy, and radiology procedures. Topics include types of laboratory tests, microscopes, drugs used in the field, and radiology.

Fee: $762 Senior Adult Fee: $305 Materials Fee: $125 Registration Fee: $8

PET-041-K | 05/01/17-10/16/17 | K. Tracey | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Veterinary Assisting Practices

This course consists of 25 hours of combined classroom instruction, guest lectures, individual research, portfolio creation, Humane Society volunteer work and clinical observation, project and portfolio presentation.

Fee: $183 Senior Adult Fee: $74 Materials Fee: $20 Registration Fee: $8

PET-042-K | 05/01/17-09/25/17 | K. Tracey | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register