Now is a Great Time to Enroll in an Online Veterinary Assistant School

By visiting the unique online school page for the accredited online veterinary assistant school displayed below, you'll be able to obtain comprehensive info to help you make an informed decision about where to enroll. Penn Foster Career School will train students to become veterinary assistants, veterinary technicians, veterinarian assistants, etc. and give them an outstanding chance at finding employment, directly comparable to an on-campus school. At present, according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics there are 71,350 people employed as veterinary assistants and laboratory animal caretakers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $23,400. Veterinary technologists and technicians make on average $30,580 per year and there are about 79,200 of them employed today.

Veterinary Assistant Common Job Tasks
  • exposing x-rays
  • performing physical exams
  • immunizing animals
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Penn Foster Career School

The mission of Penn Foster Career School is to empower adult learners to advance or change their careers, learn a new skill or gain personal satisfaction. The school strives to fulfill this mission by providing breadth and depth of courseware, applicable technology and a wide array of flexible services aimed at the needs of the adult learner. Programs not only teach current marketplace skills, but also present liberal arts offerings and develop critical thinking, writing and mathematical abilities. The mission is supported by an admissions policy that allows students with appropriate prior education to enroll in programs without regard to race, religion, gender, age, color, national origin or physical disability. Penn Foster Career School assesses fulfillment of its mission and achievement of institutional effectiveness through ongoing studies of student academic success, measurement of student satisfaction and evaluation of the career outcomes of graduates.

Veterinary Assistant Programs at Penn Foster Career School

Veterinary Assistant Schools by State & City

Top 20 US Veterinary Assistant Schools (campus and online)

Michigan State University
Total Programs 220
Number of Subjects 164
Rank in USA 45th
Purdue University-Main Campus
Total Programs 122
Number of Subjects 104
Rank in USA 81st
Johnson College
Total Programs 19
Number of Subjects 30
Rank in USA 302nd
Vermont Technical College
Total Programs 32
Number of Subjects 43
Rank in USA 391st
University of Alaska Fairbanks
Total Programs 145
Number of Subjects 128
Rank in USA 441st
SUNY College of Technology at Alfred
Total Programs 64
Number of Subjects 61
Rank in USA 501st
Wilson College
Total Programs 50
Number of Subjects 66
Rank in USA 548th
Newberry College
Total Programs 63
Number of Subjects 66
Rank in USA 611th
Mount Ida College
Total Programs 39
Number of Subjects 56
Rank in USA 688th
Brigham Young University
Total Programs 217
Number of Subjects 160
Rank in USA 719th
University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Total Programs 197
Number of Subjects 138
Rank in USA 840th
International Business College-Indianapolis
Total Programs 17
Number of Subjects 34
Rank in USA 855th
Midwest Institute
Total Programs 10
Number of Subjects 15
Rank in USA 866th
Carver Career Center
Total Programs 29
Number of Subjects 42
Rank in USA 918th
Mountainland Applied Technology College
Total Programs 33
Number of Subjects 42
Rank in USA 934th
Florida Institute of Animal Arts
Total Programs 4
Number of Subjects 7
Rank in USA 983rd
Great Lakes Institute of Technology
Total Programs 17
Number of Subjects 24
Rank in USA 1145th
Northcoast Medical Training Academy
Total Programs 6
Number of Subjects 10
Rank in USA 1274th
Sarasota County Technical Institute
Total Programs 42
Number of Subjects 59
Rank in USA 1342nd
Western Career College-Pleasant Hill
Total Programs 13
Number of Subjects 24
Rank in USA 1383rd