Is it possible to become a Veterinary Technician or Veterinary Assistant with BS in Biology?
I have a BS in Biology and have a certification to teach. Would I qualify for entry level Vet Tech or Vet Assistant jobs? I am going back to grad school part time, so I need some form of employment and I enjoy working with people and animals, so I thought vet tech or assistant would be a good fit.
Asked By: - 7/7/2011
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In any state you could work as a veterinary assistant. In most states you would not be able to work as a veterinary technician though because of licensure requirements. This is because you typically have to have a degree specifically in veterinary technology in order to be licensed/credentialed as a veterinary... More
Answered By: CindyRVT - 7/8/2011
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Assistant. Vet Tech licensure requires a 2 year accredited associate's degree and the national exam.
Answered By: Bud - 7/8/2011
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