Equine Health Care

Equine Health Care AAS - Veterinary Technology Systems

This degree option blends animal science, preventative health care and veterinary medicine.

Careers

  • Large Animal Technician

Courses Offered

Veterinary Technology Systems Core Courses

  • VTS 1301 Medical Terminology (1 credit)
  • VTS Math for Vet Techs or MTH 1503 College Algebra (3 credits)
  • VTS 1404 Anatomy & Physiology (4 credits)
  • VTS 1511 Intro to Animal Science (1 credit)
  • VTS 1513 Animal Care (3 credits)
  • VTS 2563 Fur and Feather (3 credits)
  • VTS 1542 Facility Management (2 credits)
  • VTS 1521 Production Animals (1 credit)
  • VTS 1603 Intro to Lab Science (3 credits)
  • VTS 1713 Pharmacology & Anesthesia (3 credits)
  • VTS 1822 Radiology (2 credits)
  • VTS 2583 Nursing (3 credits)
  • ASI 1253 Nutrition
  • VTS 2652 Parasitology (2 credits)
  • VTS 2823 Radiology (3 credits)
  • VTS Clinical Practices (1 credit)
  • VTS 2532 Large Animal Techniques (2 credits)
  • VTS 2593 Nursing II (3 credits)
  • VTS 2662 Hematology (2 credits)
  • VTS 2733 Diseases of Veterinary Medicine (3 credits)
  • VTS 2933 Anesthesiology (3 credits)
  • VTS 2241 Career Strategies (1 credit)
  • VTS 2521 Large Animal Rotation or VTE 1621 Calving Rotation (1 credit)
  • VTS 2672 Clinical Pathology (2 credits)
  • VTS 2953 Surgery Prep (3 credits)
  • VTS 2243 Internship (3 credits)

Equine Health Care Option

  • Associate of Applied Science Core (20 credits)
  • VTS & VTE Courses (32 credits)
  • Internship (3 credits)
  • VTS, VTE or APS Courses (15 credits)
  • Electives (6 credits)
  • Total Credit Hours for Degree (76 credit hours)

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