Graduates are eligible to take the Veterinary Technician National Examination and become a Licensed Veterinary Technician (LVT)
Vet Tech is a competitive program with a separate program admission process in addition to BRCC general admissions. Campus and distance program admission requirements vary.
The distance ed program is transmitted to four locations by compressed video and restarts every three years.
- Veterinary Technology Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.)
- Veterinary Technology Associate of Applied Science Distance Program (A.A.S.)
- Veterinary Assisting Career Studies Certificate
The vet tech program has two laboratories, a treatment area, surgery, radiology suite, and both a small and large animal facility.
State of the art digital radiology, ultrasound, surgical laser, therapy laser, dental units, multi-parameter anesthetic monitors, ventilator and blood analyzers.
Graduates of the A.A.S. programs are eligible to take the Veterinary Technician National Examination (VTNE).
The on-campus program’s three year pass rate is 98% from July 1, 2013 to June 30, 2016. For that period, 103 first time candidates of the 103 eligible took the VTNE.
The distance education program’s three year pass rate is 100% from July 1, 2013 to June 30, 2016. For that period, all 47 eligible first time candidates took the VTNE.
BRCC's Veterinary Technology on-campus and distance education programs are accredited by the American Veterinary Medical Association.