Veterinary Technology

Associate in Applied Science

This program provides both theoretical knowledge and practical skills. The degree in Veterinary Technology gives students a solid foundation in the medical areas concerned with animals. Graduates in the field of Veterinary Technology are fully prepared to enter various animal health. Working under the supervision of a Veterinarian, students perform laboratory and clinical procedures such as surgical assisting, radiology, and anesthesia as part of this unique and challenging career. The program is designed to give the student the most experience during their tenure. Students are prepared to participate in every aspect of animal care and veterinary nursing.

 

First Semester (at Salem Community College)

  • BIO 101 General Biology
  • CHM 101 College Chemistry I
  • ENG 101 English Composition I
  • MAT 137 College Algebra

 

Second Semester (at Salem Community College or Camden County College)

  • BIO 211 Principles of Microbiology
  • CSC 115 Computer Applications
  • ENG 102 English Composition II

 

Program Courses (at Camden County College)

  • ASC 106 Office Procedures for Veterinary Technicians
  • ASC 107 Calculations for Veterinary Technicians
  • ASC 111 Animal Biology
  • ASC 112 Principles of Animal Husbandry
  • ASC 115 Small Animal Nursing I for Veterinary Techs
  • ASC 200 Dental Techniques for Veterinary Techs
  •  ASC 213 Laboratory Animal Science
  • ASC 214 Small Animal Nursing II
  • ASC 215 Farm Animal Nursing
  • ASC 220 Hematology for Veterinary Technicians
  • ASC 235 Clinical Laboratory for Veterinary Techs
  • ASC 236 Radiology for Veterinary Technicians
  • ASC 240 Parasitology
  • ASC 261 Pathology for Veterinary Techs
  • ASC 270 Veterinary Pharmacology
  • ASC 292 Small Animal Co-op
  • BIO 221 Microbiology I
  • Humanities or Social Science Elective