College of Veterinary Medicine
The veterinary technician (Associate of Science) and technologist (Bachelor of Science) degrees prepare graduates to be integral members of the veterinary healthcare team. The program encompasses the nursing care and handling of animals, the basic principles of normal and abnormal life processes, various laboratory and clinical procedures, imaging, dental hygiene, pre- and post-surgical patient care, and anesthesia.
Purdue veterinary technology also has an associates, distance-learning degree program. Learn more.
Future Freshmen (on-campus program) - the freshman application deadline for fall enrollment is November 1. In addition to the application, veterinary technology applicants must submit a Veterinary Technology Experience Report form by November 1 as well.
Transfer Students - Transfer students who want to apply for Veterinary Technology must submit their Veterinary Technology Experience Report form and transcripts by November 1. The admission application for transfer students will be available on January 1 and must be completed by January 15.
Veterinary Technology Office