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Veterinary Clinical Assistant (CVA)

Quick Program Facts

Program Description

Your love of animals could be a career!

As the metroplex grows, the number of pets increases, and the need for caring qualified veterinary clinical assistants grows too.

Organizations like these need veterinary clinical assistants (CVA):

  • Private clinics
  • Laboratories
  • Animal hospitals
  • Animal shelters
  • Zoos

Prepare to Work in a Veterinary Setting

In our program, you will learn about:

  • Basic patient evaluations
  • Techniques for managing veterinary patients during clinical visits
  • Preparing and assisting with surgical procedures
  • Laboratory and pharmacology orders

Plus, you will gain hands-on workplace experience during the practicum course.

Eligibility Requirements

You must:

  • Have a high school diploma or GED
  • Be proficient in English (reading, writing, and speaking)
  • Be at least 18 years of age
  • Have a clean criminal record

Course List

How to Apply

Get started: Apply & register for class



South Crowley Center

Demetrice Thompson, Coordinator of Special Projects

Marissa Groce, Administrative Office Assistant

1033 McCart Avenue
Crowley, Texas 76036

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Updated November 27, 2019