New Mexico Veterinary Technician Schools.
According to the United States Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics, job openings for veterinary technicians are expected to increase by about 36% between the years 2008 and 2018. These positions favor those who are fully trained and qualified; studying at one of the veterinary technician programs in New Mexico can help you build the educational foundation you need for this job. Classes include large animal medicine, small animal medicine, animal care, surgical assistance techniques, veterinary pharmacology, lab procedures, and diagnostics. Vet techs ordinarily work alongside a licensed veterinarian in an office or a lab. Their duties include caring for the animals and discussing the animal’s needs with the owner.
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- Earn your AVMA-CVTEA fully accredited Veterinary Technician Associate Degree online from Penn Foster College.
- Graduates of our vet tech program will be eligible to take the Veterinary Technician National Examination (VTNE) in order to be credentialed as a licensed veterinary technician.
- At only $79 per credit with low monthly payment plans and 0% interest, our vet tech program is one of the most affordable programs in the country.
- Penn Foster College’s award-winning Veterinary Academy Team includes licensed veterinarians and credentialed veterinary technicians with over 100+ years of experience teaching vet tech students.
- Over 160 students graduated from Penn Foster College’s Vet Tech program in 2016, more than any other program in the country.
- Penn Foster College’s 24/7, on-demand learning platform is easy to use – at home or on the go – and you decide when to start and take your classes.
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