VETERINARY SCIENCE

 

SPECIAL CLASS FEATURES

 

  • Field Trips to Area Veterinary Clinics, Michigan State University Veterinary School, Zoos, Bay County Animal Control
  • Participate in HOSA - a National Student Organization for students in Health Care
  • Exciting Guest Speakers

 

EMPLOYMENT SKILLS FOR THE FUTURE

  • Academic Readiness
  • Problem Solving
  • Teamwork and Collaboration
  • Ability to Work Under Pressure
  • Communication Skills
  • Employability Skills

Contact Instructor
          Carol Musselman

PROGRAM PROFILE

In the Veterinary Science Program, students will train in the new state-of-the-art operating veterinary clinic with kennels, exam and prep areas, and a surgical procedure operating room. Students gain medical knowledge and technical skills while working toward Veterinary Assistant Certification.

COURSE CONTENT
 

  • Legal Issues
  • Ethical Issues
  • Animal Care
  • Animal Handling
  • Animal Nursing Skills
  • Vital Signs
  • Principles of Surgical Nursing
  • Surgical Procedure Operating Room
  • Medical Terminology
  • Animal Nutrition
  • Physical Examinations

RESOURCES


MSU Vet-A-Visit 

MSU College of Veterinary Medicine  

American Veterinary Medical Association  

National HOSA

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