The Veterinary Technology Program in the College of Arts and Sciences at Appalachian State University

Revolutionizing Veterinary Education: Micro-Credentials in the Appalachian State Veterinary Technology Program
Sep 12, 2023

In the dynamic world of veterinary education, staying ahead of the curve is essential.


SACSCOC Board Approves the Program
Jun 3, 2022

When launching a new program, accreditation of the institution and program ensure academic quality.

Announcement, Press, Vet Tech
Dr. Virginia Kiefer Corrigan, program director of App State’s four-year online program in Veterinary Technology and member of the prestigious Homeward Bound leadership initiative for women with a background in STEMM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics and Medicine).

Veterinary Technology leadership tackles global lack of women leaders in STEMM
Mar 8, 2022

In an effort to tackle a global lack of women leaders in STEMM, Dr.

Vet Tech, Announcement, Outreach and Engagement
Top: Dr. Virginia Kiefer Corrigan, director of App State’s four-year online program in Veterinary Technology, with her dog Yogi, a 13-year-old golden retriever. Photo by Amy Gray, Silver Pebble Photography. Left: Jennifer Serling, CVT, BVSc, assistant director with her dog Daffy and her cat Marshall Meowthers at her home in Arizona. Photo submitted. Right: Mary Beth McKee, lead instructional designer with her dog Tremont. Photo submitted.
Appalachian State University’s new Bachelor of Science in veterinary technology will prepare students for meaningful employment in the growing veterinary medical profession and lead to career advancement opportunities for those already working in the field.

App State to offer online veterinary technology degree beginning in August
Jan 24, 2022

Appalachian State University received approval from the University of North Carolina System Board of Governors on Jan.

Announcement, Vet Tech
Arial scene of downtown boone, photo by university communications

Seed Grants call for submissions
Aug 25, 2021

New Department in the College: Rural Resilience and Innovation

Grants and Research, Announcement