Course Summary for Veterinary Technology AAS Degree

(CIP Code: 51.0808)

1st Year
Prerequisite Semester
Prefix Number Course Name Course Type WeeklyLec Hrs WeeklyLab Hrs ExtHrs ContHrs CredHrs
BIOL 1406 GENERAL BIOLOGY I ACGM 3 3 0 96 4
MATH 1314 COLLEGE ALGEBRA ACGM 3 0 0 48 3
MATH 1324 orMATHEMATICS FOR BUSINESS AND SOCIAL SCIENCES ACGM 3 0 0 48 3
ENGL 1301 COMPOSITION I ACGM 3 0 0 48 3
Prerequisite Semester Totals 9 3 0 192 10
1st Semester
Prefix Number Course Name Course Type WeeklyLec Hrs WeeklyLab Hrs ExtHrs ContHrs CredHrs
VTHT 1301 Introduction to Veterinary Technology WECM (SCH) 2 3 0 80 3
VTHT 1105 Veterinary Medical Terminology WECM (SCH) 1 0 0 16 1
VTHT 1109 Veterinary Nutrition WECM (SCH) 1 0 0 16 1
VTHT 1125 Pharmacological Calculations WECM (SCH) 1 1 0 32 1
BIOL 2420 Microbiology for Non-Science Majors (lecture + lab) ACGM 3 3 0 96 4
1st Semester Totals 8 7 0 240 10
2nd Semester
Prefix Number Course Name Course Type WeeklyLec Hrs WeeklyLab Hrs ExtHrs ContHrs CredHrs
VTHT 1413 Veterinary Anatomy and Physiology WECM (SCH) 3 3 0 96 4
VTHT 2217 Exotic Animal Clinical Management WECM (SCH) 1 3 0 64 2
SPCH 1318 Interpersonal Communication ACGM 3 0 0 48 3
PHIL 2306 Introduction to Ethics ACGM 3 0 0 48 3
2nd Semester Totals 10 6 0 256 12
1st Summer Session
Prefix Number Course Name Course Type WeeklyLec Hrs WeeklyLab Hrs ExtHrs ContHrs CredHrs
VTHT 2421 Veterinary Parasitology WECM (SCH) 3 2 0 80 4
VTHT 1245 Veterinary Radiology WECM (SCH) 1 3 0 64 2
1st Summer Session Totals 4 5 0 144 6
2nd Year
1st Semester
Prefix Number Course Name Course Type WeeklyLec Hrs WeeklyLab Hrs ExtHrs ContHrs CredHrs
VTHT 2223 Veterinary Clinical Pathology I WECM (SCH) 1 3 0 64 2
VTHT 2205 Equine Clinical Management WECM (SCH) 1 2 0 48 2
VTHT 2209 Food Animal Clinical Management WECM (SCH) 1 3 0 64 2
VTHT 2201 Canine and Feline Clinical Management WECM (SCH) 1 3 0 64 2
VTHT 1249 Veterinary Pharmacology WECM (SCH) 2 1 0 48 2
1st Semester Totals 6 12 0 288 10
2nd Semester
Prefix Number Course Name Course Type WeeklyLec Hrs WeeklyLab Hrs ExtHrs ContHrs CredHrs
VTHT 1441 Anesthesia and Surgical Assistance WECM (SCH) 2 6 0 128 4
VTHT 2331 Veterinary Clinical Pathology II WECM (SCH) 2 2 0 64 3
VTHT 1140 Veterinary Jurisprudence and Ethics WECM (SCH) 1 0 0 16 1
VTHT 1260 Clinical - Veterinary/Animal Health Technology/Technician and Veterinary Assistant WECM (SCH) 0 0 10 160 2
VTHT 2260 Clinical - Veterinary/Animal Health Technology/Technician and Veterinary Assistant WECM (SCH) 0 0 10 160 2
2nd Semester Totals 5 8 20 528 12
Program Totals 42 41 20 1648 60

Approved: September 5, 2019

Effective: June 1, 2019