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Are animals your passion? Become part of an animal care team by earning a degree in veterinary technology.
Globe University offers four-year and two-year degrees in veterinary technology. In both programs, you will work with live animals early in the program, perform laboratory procedures and learn how to communicate with vets and pet owners. It is our goal to provide you with a hands-on education that prepares you for the work in the field and enables you to pursue a great career.
Work in large or small animal vet clinics, animal research or wildlife rescue. Enjoy a career taking care of animals and ensuring their well being. Our vet tech school is fully accredited by the AVMA. “The best part of the veterinary technology program at Globe is that we are working with animals all the time. Besides your animal care duties, you will help with things like vaccinations, clip nails, help with physical exams, prep for surgery–it’s very hands on. If you are willing to learn, you will learn, because you are thrown into those situations every day with proper supervision.”
~ Kaycee Christ, Globe University-Woodbury
Call 1-877-303-6060 for information about veterinary technology degree programs.
Get to know the veterinary technology program at Globe University.
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See inside a Globe University veterinary technology class. And hear from current students, graduates and instructors.
What types of career opportunities will you be prepared for after graduating from the focused, hands-on veterinary technology program?
Service Learning is an integral part of the Veterinary Technology program at Globe University. See how students use the skills they've learned to provide care for shelter animals.
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Prepare for great job prospects—and to work hard, get dirty and experience great satisfaction every day from helping animals and their owners. The U.S. Department of Labor Statistics* predicts the following for veterinary technicians and technologists:
Our veterinary technology programs are accredited by the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) as programs for educating veterinary technicians. Graduates are eligible to sit for the Veterinary Technician National Exam (VTNE).
Prepare for a career you will love. Contact college admissions to arrange a tour of a veterinary suite at a campus location near you.
*Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2010-11 Edition
*Click here to see the certification exam passing rates of our graduates
Globe University is accredited by Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools to award doctoral degrees, master’s degrees, bachelor of fine arts degrees, bachelor of science degrees, associate in applied science degrees and diplomas.
Working collaboratively with fellow Globe Education Network member Minnesota School of Business, the university offers college degree programs online and on campus in locations in the Minneapolis-St. Paul region (the IDS Center, Blaine, Brooklyn Center, Plymouth, Richfield, Elk River, Lakeville and Woodbury), Rochester, Shakopee, St. Cloud and Moorhead, Minnesota (MN); Appleton, Green Bay, Wausau, Eau Claire, La Crosse, Middleton and Madison, Wisconsin (WI); and Sioux Falls, South Dakota (SD). Our online program is world-wide, and our campuses serve students from Upper Midwest communities including Fargo, North Dakota (ND) and Bloomington, Eagan, White Bear Lake, Coon Rapids, Eden Prairie, Burnsville, Roseville, Maplewood, Minnetonka and Maple Grove, MN.