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Veterinary Assistant

Veterinary Assistant Course

Veterinary Assistant

If you are interested in becoming a veterinary assistant, this online introductory course may help you determine whether a veterinary assistant career is right for you. In this course, you will learn about vaccinations, parasite prevention, and pet nutrition.

This introductory course does not fill any prerequisites for certification.

Tuition and fees for the course are $125. This includes $90 in fees not eligible for waiver. No refund five days prior to class starting.

This course is offered in partnership with Ed2Go. To view a full course description, go to

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Become a Veterinary Assistant
Course dates and times will be: 
Tuition: $140 (includes $95 in fees*)
Jul 17-Aug 23   Online XO-288 4894 #1148
*Tuition for this course section is $130 (includes $90 in fees*).
Aug 14-Sep 20   Online XO-288 4895 #1149
*Tuition for this course section is $130 (includes $90 in fees*).
Sep 11-Oct 18   Online XO-288 4056 #5057
Oct 16-Nov 22   Online XO-288 4057 #5058
Nov 13-Dec 20   Online XO-288 4058 #5059
Dec 11-Jan 17   Online XO-288 4059 #5060
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