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Veterinary Technology in Watsonville

Do you enjoy the sciences, working with animals and have a passion to grow your skills into a veterinary career?

Central Coast College offers a new Veterinary Technology program in Watsonville that recently received full accreditation by the American Veterinary Medical Association Committee on Veterinary Technician Education and Activities (A.V.M.A-C.V.T.E.A). The Veterinary Technology program offers an Associates of Applied Science (AAS) degree. Central Coast College’s Veterinary Technology program is the only CVTEA-accredited program offered in Monterey, San Benito, Santa Cruz tri-county area.

The Veterinary Technology program consists of two academic years, with the first year completing Veterinary Assistant program and giving students the option of a second year that fulfills the requirements for an AAS degree in Veterinary Technology.

Graduates of the Veterinary Technology program are eligible for State licensing as a Registered Veterinary Technician (R.V.T.) after successfully passing the Veterinary Technician National Examination (VTNE) and California State Veterinary Technician Examinations.

Program Objectives:

If you are looking for a career where you can apply your love of animals, veterinary medicine and dedication to the well-being of all animals, then join the CCC team and enroll in our accredited Veterinary Technology Associate of Applied Science degree program.

Find out more about careers in Veterinary Technology at the Bureau of Labor Statistics website.

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