May 29, 2023  
2022-2023 College Catalog 
    
2022-2023 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Veterinary Technology AAS Program Map Full-Time


If you are a full-time student taking at least 15 hours per semester and follow this degree map, you can complete this associate degree in two years.  See an academic advisor for a customized degree map that works for you (however, VETT course schedule is fixed).  

Students working more than 25 hours per week, or with other time-consuming obligations outside of school, should consider the part-time program. Consult with the Program Director.

Prerequisite Courses


BIOL 1224 or 1604, and ENGL 1113 must be completed prior to starting the full-time or part-time program (can be taken during the spring semester of application). It is recommended to complete prior to application.

MATH must be completed before the 3rd semester.

See an academic advisor for a customized degree map that works for you (however, VETT course schedule is fixed).

Total Credit Hours: 7


Total Credit Hours: 14


Milestones


  • Check the academic calendar for important dates and deadlines impacting classes and financial aid.
  • To maintain financial aid eligibility, a student must maintain a cumulative GPA of 1.70 during the first 30 credit hours attempted and complete 67% of the courses attempted.  Review your Financial Aid Dashboard or visit the Financial Aid Office to determine your financial aid status. (Must maintain a minimum GPA of 2.0 for all VETT courses).
  • All BIOL, CHEM, MATH and VETT courses must be completed with a grade of “C” or better.
  • All risk management requirements must be completed in preparation for the clinical setting (vaccinations, TB test, etc.), including clearance on a national background check and negative drug screen prior to starting the program.
  • Mandatory advisement with your assigned TCC academic advisor before enrolling for the next semester.
  • Download MS Office from MyTCC.
  • Form a study group, join a student organization, or volunteer at a community service site.
  • Visit the writing, math and science, or technology learning centers for free individual tutoring support services.

Total Credit Hours: 15


Milestones


  • Check the academic calendar for important dates and deadlines impacting classes and financial aid.
  • To maintain financial aid eligibility, a student must maintain a cumulative GPA of 2.0 if 31 or more hours have been attempted and complete 67% of the courses attempted.  Review your Financial Aid Dashboard or visit the Financial Aid Office to determine your financial aid status.
  • All BIOL, CHEM, MATH and VETT courses must be completed with a grade of “C” or better.
  • Mandatory advisement with your assigned TCC academic advisor.

Total Credit Hours: 6


Practicum is approximately 40 hours/week for 8 weeks in an assigned veterinary hospital or facility.

Milestones


  • Check the academic calendar for important dates and deadlines impacting classes and financial aid.
  • To maintain financial aid eligibility, a student must maintain a cumulative GPA of 2.0 if 31 or more hours have been attempted and complete 67% of the courses attempted.  Review your Financial Aid Dashboard or visit the Financial Aid Office to determine your financial aid status.
  • All BIOL, CHEM, MATH and VETT courses must be completed with a grade of “C” or better.
  • Mandatory advisement with your assigned TCC academic advisor.
  • Meet with an academic advisor for a graduation check and to complete a Petition for Computer Proficiency if needed.
  • Complete applications for admission and financial aid for the four-year institution to which you plan to transfer.
  • Visit Career Services to build your resume.

Total Credit Hours: 14


Milestones


  • Check the academic calendar for important dates and deadlines impacting classes and financial aid.
  • To maintain financial aid eligibility, a student must maintain a cumulative GPA of 2.0 if 31 or more hours have been attempted and complete 67% of the courses attempted.  Review your Financial Aid Dashboard or visit the Financial Aid Office to determine your financial aid status.
  • All BIOL, CHEM, MATH and VETT courses must be completed with a grade of “C” or better.
  • Mandatory advisement with your assigned TCC academic advisor.
  • Meet with academic advisor for graduation check.
  • Visit Career Services to build your resume.

Total Credit Hours: 14


Milestones


  • Check the academic calendar for important dates and deadlines impacting classes and financial aid.
  • To maintain financial aid eligibility, a student must maintain a cumulative GPA of 2.0 if 31 or more hours have been attempted and complete 67% of the courses attempted.  Review your Financial Aid Dashboard or visit the Financial Aid Office to determine your financial aid status.
  • All BIOL, CHEM, MATH and VETT courses must be completed with a grade of “C” or better.
  • Mandatory advisement with Veterinary Technology Faculty to apply for the NVTE and Oklahoma licensing examinations. 
  • Mandatory advisement with your assigned TCC academic advisor.
  • Meet with an academic advisor to file for graduation.

Total Credit Hours: 70