Veterinary Assistant Certificate - Online
Professional Education

Have you always wanted to work with animals? The online, self-paced Veterinary Assistant Certificate program might be just what you are seeking. It helps students develop the knowledge and skills needed to successfully manage the administration of a veterinary office or clinic and assist other veterinary staff with basic animal care. This career can also be an excellent stepping stone for further veterinary education. The Veterinary Assistant program has a comprehensive design: Examination room procedures, Communication and client relations, Office and hospital procedures, Small and large animal nursing, Pharmacy and pharmacology, Laboratory procedures, Surgical preparation and assisting, Radiology and ultrasound imaging. Those who complete the program will receive a University of Utah Veterinary Assistant Certificate.

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Class Sections For Veterinary Assistant Certificate - Online (PROEA 226)

Spring 2019 Section 1

Type: Online
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Tuition: $1,999.00

Instructor: Staff

Note: Professional Education partners with Career Step on the content for this program. Students should expect an email from Career Step that will include log-in and other important information. The Veterinary Assistant Certificate program is designed to be completed in 3 months of full-time study. However, the online course format allows you to study on your own schedule and at your own pace, so your enrollment includes 6 months of program access in case you need extra time. This course does not qualify for U of U employee tuition reduction or Emeritus discount benefits.

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