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  Sep 26, 2017
 
 
    
2016 - 2018 CNM Catalog, Volume 49

Veterinary Receptionist, Certificate of Achievement


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School of Health, Wellness & Public Safety (HWPS)

The Veterinary Receptionist certificate prepares students with entry level, reception / front office related skills to serve as receptionists or in customer care for veterinary offices, pet stores, feed or agricultural stores, or at grooming or boarding facilities.  Students will explore the basics of a variety of animal health professions, acquire skills for reception / front office service, understand veterinary professionalism, and gain skills to excel in veterinary customer service.  Veterinary medical terminology and vocabulary supporting animal care fields are included in the certificate courses.

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Approximate Costs of this Educational Option

Financial Aid Considerations
 

Career and Educational Opportunities

Education

The courses for the Veterinary Receptionist certificate may be applied toward the Veterinary Technology Associate of Applied Science degree. Graduates may decide to continue their education to become a Registered Veterinary Technician by applying to and completing the Veterinary Technology Associate of Applied Science degree.

Employment

Employment opportunities are available in veterinary offices, pet stores, feed or agricultural stores, or at grooming or boarding facilities, and other animal related businesses serving in receptionist / front office positions, with an emphasis on customer care and service.

Program Proficiencies and/or Prerequisites


Students may demonstrate proficiency in these areas either by Diploma/GPA , placement exam scores , or specific course work.

Certificate of Achievement in Veterinary Receptionist 12 credit hours


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