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Eligibility Requirements

Eligibility Requirements

Eligibility Requirements for Entry into the Veterinary Technology Program at Cosumnes River College

Effective for Entry into the Veterinary Technology Program for Fall of 2019. 

New students are accepted into the Veterinary Technology Program only in the fall of each year. 

The following requirements must be met in order to be eligible for entry to the Veterinary Technology Program. 

1. High school graduate (or equivalent. i.e. GED) 

2. Biology 400 or college level equivalent, with grade of “C” or better*

3. Chemistry 305 or Chemistry 400 or college level equivalent, with grade of “C” or better. 

4. Biology 440 or college level equivalent, with grade of “C” or better.

*Note: Biology 310 is no longer accepted as a prerequisite for entry to the Veterinary Technology program beginning Fall 2018. Only Biology 400 or its equivalent is acceptable for admission consideration.  

Further information on completing the application process can be obtained by clicking on the link to Application & Instructions.   Please read the entire page for important details on procedures and policies regarding admission to the Veterinary Technology program.

For questions, please contact the Careers and Technology office at Cosumnes River College, at 916-691-7391. Or, contact Monica Cranston in the counseling office at 916-691-7233.