Please review this [guide](https://www.fvtc.edu/Portals/0/PDFs/Programs/Vet%20Tech%20Checklist.pdf) for complete admissions and program information.
Students must maintain a cumulative GPA of 2.0 and a program GPA of 2.0 (C in both cases).
To be successful and safe in this program, students must meet the minimum requirements for English language proficiency (high intermediate at a minimum, with advanced level preferred). Students who do not meet these requirements can get help by enrolling in FVTC’s [Intensive English program](https://www.fvtc.edu/global-education/learn-english).
This program is only offered full-time during the day.
This program is only accepting 24 students each FALL
Your program requires that you complete Anatomy & Physiology OR Animal Anatomy and Physiology which has the following prerequisite: ACCPL Read >= 80 OR ACT Read >= 20 OR for programs requiring TEAS a Composite >= 50 OR Program Prep; ACCPL Sentence >= 83 OR ACT Engl >=18 OR for programs requiring TEAS a Composite >= 50 OR Program Prep; and 2 semesters of HS Chemistry OR Gen Chemistry (10-806-134) with C or better.
You will be required to complete a Certified Criminal Background Check prior to enrollment into internship or clinical experience. Do not submit these records until you are asked to provide them to your instructors.
Surgical Nursing 1 is ONLY offered in summer