Introduction to Veterinary Assisting for High School Students

This course is open to students ages 14 – 17 who wish to explore veterinary careers. Learn about exciting careers in veterinary medicine and find out what Veterinary Assistants and Veterinary Technicians do on the job.  Get a behind the scenes tour of a veterinary hospital and learn the basics of animal behavior.  Employment opportunities for Veterinary Assistants and Veterinary Technicians will be covered.

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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.


Victoria Domkowski

EA, Continuing Education & Workforce Development
Phone: 860-343-5784
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