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Associate of Applied Science degree
Entry time: Summer

Course
Number
Course
Title
Credit
Hours

First Semester
Summer Term I
  AGC-115   Ag Career Orientation1
  AGV-120   Veterinary Medical Terminology1
  AGV-126   Animal Anatomy & Physiology I3
  AGV-152   Veterinary Computer Applications2
  ENG-105   Composition I3

10

Second Semester
Fall Term I
  AGC-313   Leadership in Agriculture1
  AGV-105   Animal Behavior/Kennel Management5
  AGV-127   Animal Anatomy & Physiology II4
  AGV-142   Math for Vet Tech3
  CHM-110   Introduction to Chemistry3
  CHM-111   Introduction to Chemistry Lab1

17

Third Semester
Spring Term I
  AGV-140   Veterinary Pharmacology3
  AGV-146   Large Animal Care3
  AGV-161   Animal Nursing I3
  AGV-167   Vet Clinic Pathology I3
  ENG-106   Composition II3
 
OR

 
  SPC-101   Fundamentals of Oral Communication3
  MGT-145   Human Relations in Management3

18

Fourth Semester
Summer Term II
  AGC-932   Internship4

4

Fifth Semester
Fall Term II
  AGC-210   Employment Seminar1
  AGV-144   Fundamentals of Small Animal Nutrition3
  AGV-162   Animal Nursing II3
  AGV-168   Vet Clinic Pathology II3
  AGV-175   Small Animal and Cage Bird Medicine4
  BIO-186   Microbiology4

18

Degree Courses
Spring Term II
  AGV-163   Animal Nursing III3
  AGV-169   Vet Clinic Pathology III3
  AGV-171   Large Animal and Poultry Medicine4
  AGV-179   Laboratory Animal Medicine1
  - - - - - -   Humanities elective3

14


Total Program Hours     81