Veterinary Science

Veterinary Science 
Trainer - Dr. Cecily Gunter

NCCA Agricultural Education Recruitment Video

Veterinary Science is designed to provide students with an opportunity to study the science of veterinary medicine, including animal anatomy and physiology, animal health, nutrition, and cause/prevention of disease. Students will learn various veterinary laboratory skills, surgical procedures, basic animal care, and scientific research. The target population is career preparatory students desiring to continue education after high school or to enter the workforce after graduation from high school. Students benefit from the course if they plan to enter college and purse a degree to enter the veterinary profession.

Courses Offered:

  • Basic Agriculture Science
  • Animal Science Technology and Biotechnology
  • Veterinary Science

Veterinary Science Program of Study
This Program of Study  may serve as a graduation guide for the next four plus years, along with other career planning and educational materials. 

Career  and Technical Student Organizations 
CTSOs are intracurricular organizations with leadership programs and competitive events helping students see the real-world value of their academic studies.

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Career Opportunities:

  • Animal Breeding
  • Artificial Insemination
  • Fishing
  • Fish Farming
  • Cattle Ranching
  • Horseshoeing
  • Pack Station
  • Poultry Farming
  • Meat Inspectors
  • Animal Nutritionists
  • Zoo and Veterinary Work and Management
  • Animal Trainers