Associate of Applied Science in Veterinary Technology
Purdue University

Program Details

The Purdue Veterinary Technology program is fully accredited by the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) and is a science based veterinary nursing program.

As an integral part of the veterinary team, veterinary technicians and technologists perform a wide range of veterinary skills:

  • Radiology
  • Nursing care, including pre and post-surgical care
  • Anesthesia
  • Client education

In addition to working in a private veterinary practice, there are many other employment opportunities with a Veterinary Technology degree:

  • Humane Societies and animal control facilities
  • Industry
  • Biomedical Research
  • Veterinary Supply Sales

Learning Pace

Institution-Paced

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

American Veterinary Medical Association Council on Education (AVMA-COE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Purdue University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Admission Tests

ACT/SAT

Applicaton Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score

Additional Info

  • The requirement for ACT/SAT test scores is waived if the applicant has 24 or more college credits or is 23+ years old.