Aug 20, 2019  
2019 - 2020 CNM Catalog, Volume 51 
    
2019 - 2020 CNM Catalog, Volume 51

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
  

Educational Opportunities

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.

Career Opportunities

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 Requirements


Courses


Minimum Credit Hours Required to Complete Certificate: 12


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