Associate of Science in Veterinary Technology
St. Petersburg College

Program Details

The online Associate of Science in Veterinary Technology program is designed to prepare students to assist veterinarians in a variety of procedures.  This program also prepares students for the national certification exam and can be used to transfer to the B.A.S. degree in Veterinary Technology.  Coursework trains students in a wide range of skills including radiology, nursing, dentistry, surgical preparation, anesthesia, and clinical laboratory tests.  Courses may include:

  • Animal Anatomy
  • Veterinary Med Terminology
  • Small Animal Breeds and Behavior
  • Animal Physiology
  • Animal Pharmacology

% Online

100% Online

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Recommended GPA

2.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score

Additional Info

  • Completion of a minimum 40 hours of Veterinary Hospital Observation and discussion with a veterinarian and veterinary technician in a veterinary practice