While the majority of veterinary technicians are employed in private practice, the demand for credentialed veterinary technicians is rapidly expanding to exciting new career opportunities in health related fields. In May, 2010, salaries ranged from $20,500 to $44,030, and growth is expected to be much faster than for most occupations, with excellent job prospects, especially in rural areas.

Gainful Employment

The U.S. Department of Education requires colleges to disclose a variety of information for any financial aid eligible program that “prepares students for gainful employment in a recognized occupation.” The information provided here is the best available to us. We hope that this information is helpful to our current students and prospective students as they make their career and educational choices.

Gainful Employment Data for Veterinary Assistant Certificate

These occupational titles are associated with this program of study:

25-1071.00 - Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary
29-2056.00 - Veterinary Technologists and Technicians
31-9096.00 - Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers