Veterinary Technician Requirements

Admission Criteria   Technology Requirements  Additional PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS


Veterinary Technician, AAS
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Admission Criteria  

2 of the following: 
  • ACT: 18 
  • SAT: 960
  • HS GPA: 2.5 GPA 
  • GED: 500 
  • College GPA: 2.25 GPA
  • Test of Academic Skills (TEAS)
    • Math: 62%
    • Reading: 75%

TEAS Information

Additional Admission Criteria:
  • Job shadow experience: minimum of 25 hours
  • Essay: 500 words minimum, explaining why you want to be a veterinary technician and what is the biggest challenge you see of being a veterinary technician?

Job Shadow Experience Form   Admissions Essay Form

Additional Program Requirements

Background Check and Drug Screen

Completion of a background check and drug screen are required before program classes start. 



This program requires additional immunizations. Please refer to the Health & Human Services Academic Handbook for additional details.

Uniforms are required for this program and are available through Sparkle Uniforms.

Technology Requirements

Southeast Technical College's Veterinary Technician program is a Bring Your Own Laptop (BYOL) program. You may purchase a laptop on your own or from the Southeast Tech Support Center.


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