Veterinary Technology

Empowering Tomorrow’s Leaders in Veterinary Medicine

App State Online’s four-year, Bachelor of Science in Veterinary Technology degree is designed to benefit veterinary professionals, pets and the broader industry.

This innovative program will support a growing need for skilled veterinary specialists in rural communities, and advance industry standards by contributing to a more sustainable future for the veterinary profession.

About the Program

Put yourself on a path to leadership positions and expanded career options in the field of veterinary medicine with this four-year online program.

  • Program of Study for Veterinary Technology
  • Core training in veterinary technology will be provided through 70 credit hours of coursework.
  • You will apply knowledge and skills learned in online courses within veterinary clinics and other animal health settings under the guidance and mentorship of experienced veterinary professionals.
  • Before beginning your hands-on clinical experience, you must also meet App State’s general education requirements.

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You can also attend a Virtual Information Session with live Q&A to help you learn more about App State and the Admissions process.

Apply to App State

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News

Ann Wortinger with her grand-frenchie Josie

Wortinger Delivers Continuing Education in California and Michigan

In the lead-up to National Veterinary Technician Week, Ann Wortinger, lecturer and content development coordinator in Appalachian State's Veterinary T...

Corrigan Attends North Carolina Association of Veterinary Technicians Conference in Wilmington NC and Meets Current and Future App State Vet Tech Students

Corrigan Attends North Carolina Association of Veterinary Technicians Conference in Wilmington NC and Meets Current and Future App State Vet Tech Students

On October 22nd, Cape Fear Community College’s Veterinary Technology program hosted the first in-person conference for the North Carolina Associatio...

Housed in the College of Arts and Sciences' Department of Rural Resilience and Innovation, Appalachian State's Veterinary Technology program supports a growing need for skilled veterinary specialists in rural communities and advances industry standards by contributing to a more sustainable future for the veterinary profession.

The College of Arts and Sciences celebrates National Vet Tech Week

BOONE, N.C. — Housed in the College of Arts and Sciences' Department of Rural Resilience and Innovation, Appalachian State's Veterinary Te...

Vet Tech FAQ

Vet Tech FAQ

Further information about this new program in relation to frequently asked questions for prospective students, professional opportunities and more on what Veterinary Technology entails.