Get an academic foundation essential to becoming a member of a veterinary health care team. Laboratory and clinical experiences expand on classroom knowledge to equip you with the necessary skills of an entry-level veterinary technician. Graduates pursue careers in private veterinary practices, biomedical research, academia, and other health-related fields.
On-Campus Veterinary Assisting and Veterinary Technology program
This educational pathway is best suited for students who can attend classes full-time on the Windward Community College campus in Kāne‘ohe.
Hybrid Veterinary Assisting and Veterinary Technology program
Best suited for students who reside on a neighbor island or O‘ahu, and are working at least 20 hours per week in a veterinary facility.
If you are interested in supporting the vet tech program, please consider a donation to our UH Foundation Account.
WCC graduates: Veterinary Technician National Examination pass rate
|Three-year pass percentage on the VTNE||July 1, 2017 – June 30, 2020|
|Number of first-time graduates that have taken the VTNE||70|
|Three-year VTNE pass percentage||80%|
The Windward Community College Vet Tech program has received full accreditation by
the American Veterinary Medical Association