Veterinary Technology

The Veterinary Technology associate’s degree program is designed to provide students with the knowledge and skills leading to entry-level employment in a variety of veterinary clinical settings and related fields. Graduates of this program will be prepared to provide a wide range of clinical skills including animal patient care, laboratory procedures, medical imaging, anesthesia administration and monitoring, and surgical assistance for a variety of domestic animals.

Vet Tech

Program Info

Turn your love of animals into a career with the Associate of Applied Science degree in Veterinary Technology at Brown Mackie College — Akron. This program combines classroom instruction and clinical experience in the areas of animal patient care, laboratory procedures, and surgical assisting for a variety of domestic animals, which will help you to prepare for a career where you can care for the four-legged members of the family. Sound like a good fit for you? Learn more now!

The Brown Mackie College — Akron Veterinary Technology program has been granted full programmatic accreditation granted by the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) through the Committee on Veterinary Technician Education and Activities (CVTEA).

The Veterinary Technician National Examination (VTNE) is owned and administered by the American Association of Veterinary State Boards (AAVSB). The VTNE is used to evaluate entry-level veterinary technicians' competency to practice and to be credentialed.
For the period July 1, 2013- June 30, 2016
Number of students eligible to take the VTNE for the first time: 90
Number of students who took the VTNE for the first time: 76
The three-year pass rate for first-time test takers of the VTNE based on a July 1 to June 30 reporting year (2013-2016) was: 38.16%

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