Associate Diploma in Veterinary Technology

University of Guelph, Ridgetown Campus

Through course instruction and intensive hands-on learning you will receive the technical knowledge and skills required to become a veterinary technician working in association with practicing veterinarians. This program, accredited by the Canadian and American Veterinary Medical Association, and the Ontario Association of Veterinary Technicians, is the perfect choice for students looking for a career working with and caring for animals. Students also benefit from a four-week externship at the end of semester four. 

Sample Careers

  • Veterinary technician
  • Animal research technician
  • Specialty or referral hospital technician
  • Livestock production manager

For More Information

For more information, please visit:

University of Guelph
50 Stone Road East
Guelph, Ontario, N1G 2W1