Veterinary Technology Transfer Option (AAS)

Veterinary Technology Transfer Option (AAS) AAS - Veterinary Technology Systems

Students may elect to pursue a baccalaureate degree program as a Veterinary Technologist via an integrated capstone program through NCTA and UNL. This major requires the completion of the Associate of Applied Science with the Veterinary Technician Option at NCTA and completion of the required UNL classes on the Lincoln campus. Students selecting this major requires the competition of an Associate of Applied Science Degree in Veterinary Technology – Technician Option at Curtis, pass the Veterinary Technician National Exam and complete the required classes and Capstone Program at the University of Nebraska- Lincoln. Students may begin their course of study on either the Lincoln or Curtis campus. Veterinary Technologist options available are Business, Science and Veterinary Science.


  • Pharmaceutical Research Technician
  • Animal Geneticist
  • Animal Health Inspector
  • Canine Rehabilitation Specialist
  • Veterinary Practice Manager
  • Pet Adoption Counselor
  • and Many More!

Courses Offered

Please see Veterinary Technician Page for VTE & VTS Core Classes

  • Associate of Applied Science Core 20 credits

Associated Clubs and Teams

  • Stock Dog Club
  • STVMA Club
  • Safari Club

Featured Student

Alicia Dierberger
Alicia Dierberger Veterinary Technology Major
I really enjoy working with animals and if I can help save their lives, I will feel very accomplished. My dad went to college here in the mechanics program and remember the veterinary program on campus.