Veterinary Assistant Internship

Offered at Pieper Memorial Emergency and Specialty Center

Are you looking to advance your career in veterinary assisting, strengthen your clinical skills or build your resume? This internship provides students with an opportunity to become involved in the care of animals who require advanced veterinary services.

This 30 hour internship will provide opportunity for the student(s) to explore the different facets of veterinary medicine you could pursue as a certified veterinary assistant. Pieper-Memorial specialties include Emergency and Critical Care, Neurology, Internal Medicine, Surgery, Radiology, Oncology, and Physical Therapy. Upon successful completion of the course, students earn a college certificate.

Due to the limited availability of these individual internships, students must apply for this course.

PREREQUISITE: Veterinary Assistant Certificate

SUPPLIES: Gray scrub top and pants

Upcoming Courses

Veterinary Assistant Internship


Instructions for Making Payments Online

Please click here for step-by-step instructions on how to make payments online. These instructions work for both credit and non-credit (continuing education) courses.

Refund Policy

A  full tuition refund can be made when you withdraw from your course at least 3 working days before the course start date. Once the course has started, refunds are only provided under special circumstances and require a written request to the Continuing Education Office. They are reviewed on a case-by-case basis. A refund is not guaranteed.


Marjorie Valentin

Associate Dean of Continuing Education & Workforce Development
Phone: 860-343-5716
Office Location: Snow Hall, Room 414

Evelyn Garcia

Interim Continuing Education Assistant
Phone: 860-343-5782
Office Location: Snow Hall, Room 414