Frequently Asked Questions Regarding the Veterinary Technology Program
Is this a 2-year program and can I only start in the fall?
What kind of animals will I be exposed to and how much hands-on experience will I have?
Is this an accredited program?
Are there any prerequisites for this program and if so, what are they?
What jobs are available after graduation? Do you have a job placement program?
I have questions about certification exams. When do I take the exam, how much do they cost, am I certified in all states and does the school help me to prepare for them?
What are the costs of the program? What books am I required to purchase? What additional equipment or supplies am I responsible for providing?
If I decide to pursue a career in veterinary medicine as a veterinarian, how much of this will transfer to another college?
What is the campus like? Will I be a number to my instructors or will they know me by name?
Do the Vet Tech students have a club and if so, what does it do?
What about financial aid?
What about residence halls, apartments, off-campus living, employment assistance, foreign student matters, payment plans and veteran affairs?
What can I do to prepare myself for success in CMC’s Vet Tech Program?
Do I need to have a computer?
What about an Honor code?
Is this a 9-5 program?
This all sounds pretty serious. Is it any fun?
I don’t like cats/horses/cattle/rodents etc. Do I have to work with them?