Take the Next Step to Becoming a Vet. Tech.
Turn your love for animals into a career with a degree from A&M-Commerce. Through our veterinary biomedical technology program, you’ll be able to explore and expand your knowledge in animal science, physiology and other essential knowledge you can use as you work in the field. Along with specific topics around large and small animal care, you’ll also have opportunities to engage in hands-on learning in various animal facilities.
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Gain an overview of veterinary medicine from its origin to the present time. You will become familiar with medical terminology, professionalism in veterinary medicine, careers in veterinary medicine and other related topics. *Note: this course is required for entrance into the veterinary nursing program.
Focus upon animal welfare and humane treatment during handling and restraint, examination, behavior, husbandry, safety, equipment choice and basic clinical procedures of all domestic species. *Note: Handling of animals will include domestic small and large species with required participation.
Learn nursing concepts and specific skills necessary for small animals such as administration of parenteral injections on models, documenting a patient history, conducting a physical examination and performance of clinical procedures related to primary patient care. Laboratory sessions will provide a hands-on teaching experience.
Undergraduate Program Costs
Tuition and fees for undergraduate students taking 12 credit hours are $4,212 for Texas residents and $9,108 for non-residents.