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Veterinary Technology

VETTC-BAS


Dr. Richard Flora, Dean, VT (727) 302-6721

Admissions Information

Important Notice to Current Baccalaureate Students: To view a list of the classes you need to take before you can graduate, login to MySPC and choose My Learning Plan. Contact your advisor with any questions.


APPROVED REQUIREMENTS FOR STUDENTS WITH CATALOG YEAR
20141/0490 (BEGINNING 7/26/2014) OR LATER
~ REFER TO CURRICULUM FILES FOR PREVIOUS CATALOG YEAR REQUIREMENTS ~


General Education Courses (37 credits) - Grade of C or higher required
     Enhanced World View Requirement *
     A. COMMUNICATIONS * 9
     B. HUMANITIES/FINE ARTS * 6
     C. MATHEMATICS 6
     D. NATURAL & PHYSICAL SCIENCES 6-7
     E. SOCIAL AND BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES * 6
     F. ETHICS 3
     G. COMPUTER/INFORMATION LITERACY COMPETENCY

* Visit www.spcollege.edu/program/GENR-AA for details


Lower Division Veterinary Technology (by transfer)



41

MAJOR COURSES (42 credits)
CORE COURSES (18 credit hours) - Grade of C or higher required
ATE 3100 TOOLS FOR SUCCESS 1
ATE 3200 SAFETY AND REGULATORY COMPLIANCE IN VETERINARY TECHNOLOGY 1
ATE 3615 VETERINARY PHARMACOLOGY 3
ATE 3744 ADVANCED VETERINARY TERMINOLOGY 1
ATE 3914 INTRODUCTION TO VETERINARY TECHNOLOGY RESEARCH 3
ATE 4000 VETERINARY TECHNOLOGY PRECAPSTONE 3
ATE 4814 VETERINARY TECHNOLOGY CAPSTONE II 3
ATE 4854 LEADERSHIP IN VETERINARY TECHNOLOGY 3

PROGRAM TRACKING OPTIONS: 
CLINICAL TRACK (24 credit hours) - Grade of C or higher required
ATE 3605 SMALL ANIMAL NUTRITION 3
ATE 3616 SMALL ANIMAL NURSING 3
ATE 3617 COMPANION ANIMAL DISEASES 3
ATE 3658 ANESTHESIA AND SURGICAL NURSING 3
Select 12 credits:
ANS 3006 INTRODUCTION TO ANIMAL SCIENCE 3
ATE 3316 FINANCE FOR THE VETERINARY MANAGER 3
ATE 3344 SUPERVISION IN THE VETERINARY HOSPITAL 3
ATE 3410 DENTAL TECHNIQUES IN VETERINARY TECHNOLOGY 3
ATE 3510 UNDERSTANDING THE HUMAN-ANIMAL BOND 3
ATE 3515 LEGAL AND ETHICAL ISSUES IN VETERINARY TECHNOLOGY 3
ATE 3601 INTEGRATIVE VETERINARY NURSING 3
ATE 3642 VETERINARY OPHTHALMIC NURSING 3
ATE 3643 LARGE ANIMAL NURSING 3
ATE 3803 TEACHING TECHNIQUES FOR VETERINARY TECHNICIANS 3
ATE 4051 ADVANCED VETERINARY BEHAVIOR 3
ATE 4317 VETERINARY HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT 3
ATE 4319 VETERINARY HOSPITAL MARKETING 3
ATE 4711 EMERGENCY AND CRITICAL CARE 3

OR 
HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT TRACK (24 credit hours) - Grade of C or higher required
ATE 3316 FINANCE FOR THE VETERINARY MANAGER 3
ATE 3344 SUPERVISION IN THE VETERINARY HOSPITAL 3
ATE 3515 LEGAL AND ETHICAL ISSUES IN VETERINARY TECHNOLOGY 3
ATE 4317 VETERINARY HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT 3
Select 12 credits:
ANS 3006 INTRODUCTION TO ANIMAL SCIENCE 3
ATE 3410 DENTAL TECHNIQUES IN VETERINARY TECHNOLOGY 3
ATE 3510 UNDERSTANDING THE HUMAN-ANIMAL BOND 3
ATE 3601 INTEGRATIVE VETERINARY NURSING 3
ATE 3605 SMALL ANIMAL NUTRITION 3
ATE 3616 SMALL ANIMAL NURSING 3
ATE 3617 COMPANION ANIMAL DISEASES 3
ATE 3642 VETERINARY OPHTHALMIC NURSING 3
ATE 3643 LARGE ANIMAL NURSING 3
ATE 3658 ANESTHESIA AND SURGICAL NURSING 3
ATE 3803 TEACHING TECHNIQUES FOR VETERINARY TECHNICIANS 3
ATE 4051 ADVANCED VETERINARY BEHAVIOR 3
ATE 4319 VETERINARY HOSPITAL MARKETING 3
ATE 4711 EMERGENCY AND CRITICAL CARE 3

OR
COMBINED CLINICAL AND HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT TRACK (24 credit hours) - Grade of C or higher required
Select 6 credits:
ATE 3605 SMALL ANIMAL NUTRITION 3
ATE 3616 SMALL ANIMAL NURSING 3
ATE 3617 COMPANION ANIMAL DISEASES 3
ATE 3658 ANESTHESIA AND SURGICAL NURSING 3
Select 6 credits:
ATE 3316 FINANCE FOR THE VETERINARY MANAGER 3
ATE 3344 SUPERVISION IN THE VETERINARY HOSPITAL 3
ATE 3515 LEGAL AND ETHICAL ISSUES IN VETERINARY TECHNOLOGY 3
ATE 4317 VETERINARY HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT 3
Select 12 credits: Courses Not Already Taken
ANS 3006 INTRODUCTION TO ANIMAL SCIENCE 3
ATE 3316 FINANCE FOR THE VETERINARY MANAGER 3
ATE 3344 SUPERVISION IN THE VETERINARY HOSPITAL 3
ATE 3410 DENTAL TECHNIQUES IN VETERINARY TECHNOLOGY 3
ATE 3510 UNDERSTANDING THE HUMAN-ANIMAL BOND 3
ATE 3515 LEGAL AND ETHICAL ISSUES IN VETERINARY TECHNOLOGY 3
ATE 3601 INTEGRATIVE VETERINARY NURSING 3
ATE 3605 SMALL ANIMAL NUTRITION 3
ATE 3616 SMALL ANIMAL NURSING 3
ATE 3617 COMPANION ANIMAL DISEASES 3
ATE 3642 VETERINARY OPHTHALMIC NURSING 3
ATE 3643 LARGE ANIMAL NURSING 3
ATE 3658 ANESTHESIA AND SURGICAL NURSING 3
ATE 3803 TEACHING TECHNIQUES FOR VETERINARY TECHNICIANS 3
ATE 4051 ADVANCED VETERINARY BEHAVIOR 3
ATE 4317 VETERINARY HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT 3
ATE 4319 VETERINARY HOSPITAL MARKETING 3
ATE 4711 EMERGENCY AND CRITICAL CARE 3

TOTAL PROGRAM HOURS

120
NOTE: If you have not completed two consecutive years of the same foreign language in high school or 8 credits in college, you will need to complete 8 credits of foreign language before completing the B.A.S. program.

C&I 11/30/2012~ BOT 1/15/2013; C&I 11/30/2013 - BOT 1/21/2014