This option is designed for self-motivated and self-disciplined students who graduated from an accredited 2-year veterinary technology program to complete a Bachelor of Science degree completely online. The degree is in Agriculture with an option in Veterinary Technology and Management. This online degree provides a balanced education aimed to jump start a rewarding career in animal-related fields. The curriculum can be tailored to individual needs for career advancement and includes optional courses in animal science, veterinary technology, accounting, agriculture economics, leadership, and education based on individual student needs.
Upon graduation, students are prepared for career advancement. Many graduates will have rewarding careers in practice management, pharmaceutical sales, research laboratories and biomedical facilities, reference laboratories, humane societies and animal control facilities, and work with animals in many settings, including zoos and private and referral veterinary practices.
Students will receive valuable education which increases earning potential and allows career advancement particularly for careers in practice management, pharmaceutical sales, research laboratories, teaching in veterinary technology programs and veterinary hospitals. Degree also provides graduates an opportunity to continue their education in a Master’s program.