Veterinary Assistant Career Diploma

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Learn the skills to take the first steps towards a career as a Veterinary Assistant – at home, at your own pace with Penn Foster College.

Our Veterinary Assistant Career Diploma is one of only three online programs in the US with approval from National Association of Veterinary Technicians in America (NAVTA).

When you graduate from Penn Foster, you will be prepared to start your path towards joining the veterinary workforce. At the end of the Penn Foster Vet Assistant program, you are eligible, but not required, to sit for the Approved Veterinary Assistant examination. Upon successful completion of the exam you will earn the title of Approved Veterinary Assistant.

And you’ll learn it all at home – no classroom needed! You’ll get valuable information about animal-related issues from care and handling to veterinary practice and administration. It’s like having your own personal Veterinary Assistant school.

Start a rewarding path in a growing field.

Why take a Veterinary Assistant training program? With the right credentials and experience, you can:

  • Be an important part of a professional veterinary staff.
  • Work at a veterinary hospital, animal shelter, kennel, or laboratory.
Why Choose Penn Foster College?

To take advantage of our special TUITION DISCOUNTS or to ask questions about any of our programs, please call us toll-free at 1.888.427.1600, or click below to request more information.