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

Veterinary Technology AAS Program Map Part-Time


Students working more than 25 hours per week, or with other time-consuming obligations outside of school, should consider the part-time program. You can complete this associate degree in three years (8 semesters) in the Part-time program. Consult with the Program Director.

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

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.

All other General Education courses required for this degree may be completed concurrently with semesters 1-8 of the Veterinary Technology Program. It is recommended to complete all General Education courses before the 8th semester.

MATH must be completed before the 4th semester.

This Program Map (Part Time) is a suggested schedule. 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: 8 + Gen Eds


All other General Education courses required for this degree may be completed concurrently with semesters 1-8 of the Veterinary Technology Program. This Program Map (Part Time) is a suggested schedule. See an academic advisor for a customized degree map that works for you (however, VETT course schedule is fixed).

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.

Second Semester - Spring



CHEM 1114 or higher level accepted. 

Total Credit Hours: 7 + Gen Eds


All other General Education courses required for this degree may be completed concurrently with semesters 1-8 of the Veterinary Technology Program. It is recommended to complete all General Education courses before the 8th semester.This Program Map (Part Time) is a suggested schedule. See an academic advisor for a customized degree map that works for you (however, VETT course schedule is fixed).

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.
  • 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.

Third Semester - Summer


No VETT courses this semester. It is recommended to complete some General Education courses. See an academic advisor for a customized degree map that works for you.

MATH must be completed before 4th semester.

Total Credit Hours: 0 + Gen Eds


All other General Education courses required for this degree may be completed concurrently with semesters 1-8 of the Veterinary Technology Program. It is recommended to complete all General Education courses before the 8th semester.This Program Map (Part Time) is a suggested schedule. See an academic advisor for a customized degree map that works for you (however, VETT course schedule is fixed).

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. (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.
  • Mandatory advisement with your assigned TCC academic advisor.
  • Meet with an academic advisor 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: 6 + Gen Eds


All other General Education courses required for this degree may be completed concurrently with semesters 1-8 of the Veterinary Technology Program. It is recommended to complete all General Education courses before the 8th semester.This Program Map (Part Time) is a suggested schedule. See an academic advisor for a customized degree map that works for you (however, VETT course schedule is fixed).

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. (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.
  • Mandatory advisement with your assigned TCC academic advisor.

Total Credit Hours: 4 + Gen Eds


All other General Education courses required for this degree may be completed concurrently with semesters 1-8 of the Veterinary Technology Program. It is recommended to complete all General Education courses before the 8th semester.This Program Map (Part Time) is a suggested schedule. See an academic advisor for a customized degree map that works for you (however, VETT course schedule is fixed).

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.

Sixth Semester - Summer



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

Total Credit Hours: 6


All other General Education courses required for this degree may be completed concurrently with semesters 1-8 of the Veterinary Technology Program. It is recommended to complete all General Education courses before the 8th semester.This Program Map (Part Time) is a suggested schedule. See an academic advisor for a customized degree map that works for you (however, VETT course schedule is fixed).

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. (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.
  • 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: 5 + Gen Eds


All other General Education courses required for this degree may be completed concurrently with semesters 1-8 of the Veterinary Technology Program. It is recommended to complete all General Education courses before the 8th semester.This Program Map (Part Time) is a suggested schedule. See an academic advisor for a customized degree map that works for you (however, VETT course schedule is fixed).

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: 11 + Gen Eds


All other General Education courses required for this degree may be completed concurrently with semesters 1-8 of the Veterinary Technology Program. It is recommended to complete all General Education courses before the 8th semester.This Program Map (Part Time) is a suggested schedule. See an academic advisor for a customized degree map that works for you (however, VETT course schedule is fixed).

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 Degree Credit Hours: 70