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Dennis Olsen
Program Director
(702) 651-5852

Eileen Hamilton
Administrative Assistant
(702) 651-5757

Program Description

A licensed veterinary technician's duties are those of a veterinary nurse, nurse-anesthetist, operation room technician, dental hygienist, medical laboratory technician, and radiology technician. A graduate of this program may sit for the Veterinary Technician National Exam (VTNE) and Nevada Veterinary Technician exam.

Where Do I Start? Associate of Applied Science
What To Expect Students will work with a wide variety of animals including horses, cows, dogs, cats, and exotic animals. Included in the program will be clinical rotations within the new CSN Veterinary Clinic.