Humane Alliance: A Program of the ASPCA

Veterinary Assistant Course

The Veterinary Assistant Course (VAC) is a 10-week course, designed to help people start or strengthen a career in veterinary assisting. It's a practical, hands-on experience, with small classes and lots of individual attention during its 100+ hour curriculum.

We've worked closely with educators, veterinary professionals, and business owners to develop a well-rounded education, focused on the needs of potential employers.

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To apply for the course, please follow the steps below:

The Veterinary Assistant Course (VAC) is a 10-week course, designed to help people start or strengthen a career in veterinary assisting. It's a practical, hands-on experience, with small classes and lots of individual attention during its 100+ hour curriculum.

We've worked closely with educators, veterinary professionals, and business owners to develop a well-rounded education, focused on the needs of potential employers.

Log in to the student portal

To apply for the course, please follow the steps below:

Step 1: Submit an Application

To apply for the program, please indicate your interest by submitting our Enrollment Form.

Before you apply, please ensure that you have read and agree with the terms in our Memorandum of Understanding.

Step 2: Submit Your Payment

Once you have been accepted into the program, you can either make one payment of $500 or two payments of $250. Whichever option you choose, full payment must be received before classes start.


Step 3: Prepare For Arrival

Please make sure you are familiar with our curriculum and the following documents:

Class Locations Download
Sample Class Schedule Download
Supply List Download