Veterinary Science

In the Veterinary Science Program, students will train in a state -of-the-art veterinary clinic with kennels, exam and pre-op areas and a surgical procedure operating room. Students gain medical knowledge, basic animal handling and technical skills while working toward a career in the Animal Industries.

Special Class Features

  • Learn in a functional veterinary clinic
  • Hands on opportunities with live animals
  • Opportunities to shadow working professionals 
  • Participate in the National FFA Association 
  • Field trip opportunities to area vet clinics, farms, MSU, Bay County Animal Services

Course Content

  • Veterinary Terminology 
  • Comparative Anatomy and Physiology
  • Clinical Procedures
  • Diseases and Parasites
  • Animal & Industry Safety
  • Food Animal Management
  • Companion Animal Management
  • Surgical Procedures
  • Animal Nutrition
  • Medical Math

Future Employment

  • Veterinary Assistant
  • Veterinary Technician
  • Pet Groomer
  • Kennel Attendant
  • Zoologist
  • Veterinarian 

Articulation and/or Credentials


  • Michigan State University 
  • Davenport University 


  • Certified Veterinary Assistant
  • Bloodborne Pathogens - Red Cross