ASVT Program Overview

Upon completion of the following requirements, Stanbridge University will confer the Associate of Science in Veterinary Technology degree.

1855 Clock Hours/112.5 Quarter Credit Hours (The approximate time to complete the program will vary according to the start and end dates of a cohort and ranges from 23 – 24 months, including school and national holidays, breaks between terms, a one-week break at Thanksgiving and a two-week break in December.)

Scholarship requirements: A 2.0 GPA must be achieved for each course in the program and thus a cumulative GPA of 2.0 must be achieved in order to graduate from the program.

Course Number and Title Classroom/ Lecture Clock HoursClinical Education Clock HoursLab Clock HoursTotal Credit HoursExternship HoursEligible for Credit Transfer
VET 1001 Veterinary Medical Terminology28020No
VET 1020 Veterinary Business Management and Ethics28020No
VET 1100 Small Animal Handling and Husbandry35424.50No
VET 1111 Anatomy424250Yes
VET 1112 Physiology28020Yes
VET 1200 Veterinary Clinical Nursing284240No
VET 1205 Veterinary Immunology2101.50No
VET 1211 Veterinary Microbiology21282.50No
VET 1215 Dentistry I28020No
VET 1218 Dentistry II28283.50No
VET 1300 Veterinary Lab Diagnostics †424250No
VET 1311 Diagnostic Imaging †42495.50No
VET 1322 Small Animal Medicine I28020No
VET 1325 Small Animal Medicine II28020No
VET 1331 Pharmacology I42030No
VET 1332 Veterinary Pharmacology II42030No
VET 2000 Internship I001.552No
VET 2102 Large Animal and Equine Procedures and Public Health †39394.50No
VET 2103 Program Review and Exam1000.50No
VET 2111 Veterinary Parasitology353540No
VET 2130 Veterinary Anesthesia & Analgesia42495.50No
VET 2201 Emergency and Critical Care Nursing†424250No
VET 2210 Veterinary Surgical Nursing42565.50No
VET 2221 Laboratory and Exotic Animal Medicine †282130No
VET 2300 Veterinary Technician Internship II28011280No
BIO 1010 Biology42040Yes
CHM 1010 Chemistry42040Yes
COM 1047 Public Speaking3503.50Yes
ENG 1015 College Writing I3503.50Yes
MATH 1014 College Algebra I42040Yes
PSY 1001 Introduction to Interpersonal Relationships35003.50No

† This course is designated as having non-repeated essential skills.

 

Employment/Job Title: Veterinary Technician, Veterinary Technician (Vet Tech), Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT)