Nursing and Allied Health
|Associate of Applied Science in Veterinary Technology|
The mission statement of the Veterinary Technology Program at Baton Rouge Community College is to supply the animal health care community with quality, career-ready, skilled Registered Veterinary Technicians.
The strategic goal of our program is to provide students with the resources needed, through classroom, laboratory and clinical experiences, to prepare them for career-ready employment in veterinary hospitals or the animal health care industry. Specifically, the educational experience is designed to:
The following outcome data for the Veterinary Technician National Examination (VTNE) pass rates are published in compliance with the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) committee on Veterinary Technician Education and Activities (CVTEA) reporting for Accreditation of the Veterinary Technology Program.
Baton Rouge Community College Veterinary Program Technology Program
VTNE Pass Rates (first-time candidates) - Total July 1, 2011 - June 30, 2014
Number of first-time candidates that have take the VTNE - 16
Number of eligible first-time candidates - 19
Three-Year Pass Rate on VTNE Percentage - 66%*
*These scores reflect only 1.5 years of data and do not include total pass rate of the VTNE by Baton Rouge Community College students. Fifteen (15) of sixteen (16) students from the classes of 2013 and 2014 who took the VTNE have passed the licensing examination.
For additional information please contact:
Dr. Becky Adcock
Rebecca Wesley, RVT, Clinical Coordinator
It is the policy of Baton Rouge Community College not to discriminate on the basis of age, sex, race, color, religion,national origin or disability in its educational programs, activities or employment policies.