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Veterinary Technology

VETTC-BAS


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

Admissions Information

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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