Diploma in Animal Welfare Management
Rockford Career College

Program Details

The online Diploma in Animal Welfare Management program from Rockford Career College is designed to provide animal lovers with the knowledge and skills they need to turn their passion into a career. Graduates are prepared to entry-level work in veterinary offices, pet stores, animal training facilities, labs, shelters, kennels, and grooming facilities. The curriculum covers topics such as:

  • Animal medical terminology
  • Anatomy & physiology
  • Animal health & nutrition
  • Animal behavior
  • Shelter management
  • Animal ethics & law


  • High school diploma, GED, or equivalent
  • Digital Learning Readiness Assessment
  • Must be at least 17 years of age

School Accreditation Statement

Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges