any of you guys a vet tech or been a vet tech?
What kind of school do you go to to become a vet tech? do they hire people who go to trade school mostly? or what i currently attend a community college and is almost done with my AA majoring in mathematics. but maybe after im done ill go to a trade school for like 9 months and become a vet tech get a vet tech job then transfer to a 4 year college working part time. or would this be a waste of my time
Asked By: Yours Truley - 3/1/2010
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Veterinary technicians are required (in most states in the US) to have a 2 year degree in veterinary technology from an AVMA accredited veterinary technology program (not a 9 month trade school), to have passed the Veterinary Technician National Exam and a state exam in order to be credentialed. They are also generally... More
Answered By: CindyRVT - 3/2/2010
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There are two year programs at community colleges and (rarely) 4 year programs universities. It is a technical program which I guess you could describe as trade school, but it is a specific program you attend. As a person with a degree though, you might could get a job without going to school to be a vet tech. If it is... More
Answered By: alex - 3/1/2010
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