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Certified Veterinary Technical Resources

There are numerous AVMA accredited schools in Illinois that offer the certified veterinary technician program.

 

Joliet Junior College
Agriculture Sciences Department
1215 Houbolt Road
Joliet, IL 60431
815-280-2746
FAX 815-280-2741
http://www.jjc.cc.il.us
(R. Scott Keller, DVM-Coordinator)
Associate of Applied Science
Initial Accreditation-March 2001
FULL ACCREDITATION

Southern Illinois Collegiate Common Market (SICCM)
Includes schools at: John A. Logan College at Carterville; Kaskaskia College at Centralia; Rend Lake College at Ina; Shawnee Community College at Ullin; Southeastern Illinois College at Harrisburg; Southern Illinois University at Carbondale; Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville
3213 South Park Avenue
Herrin, IL 62948
Jamie Morgan, CVT-Director
618-942-6902
http://www.siccm.com
Associate of Applied Science
Initial Accreditation-February 6, 2009
PROVISIONAL ACCREDITATION

Parkland College
Veterinary Technology Program
2400 W. Bradley Ave.
Champaign, IL 61821
217-351-2224
http://www.parkland.edu
(James Lehman, DVM-Director)
Associate of Applied Science
Initial Accreditation-November, 1976
FULL ACCREDITATION

Vatterott Educational Centers, Inc.
110 Commerce Lane
Fairview Heights, IL 62208
Nancy Bay—Program Director
http://www.vatterott.edu/fairview_heights/aas/veterinary-technician-training.asp

Vet Tech Institute at Fox College
18020 Oak Park Ave.
Tinley Park, IL 60477
(Jordan Siegel, DVM-Program Director)
708-636-7700
http://www.foxcollege.edu
Associate of Applied Science
Initial Accreditation-October 22, 2007
PROVISIONAL ACCREDITATION

Rockford Career College
1130 S. Alpine Rd., Suite 100
Rockford, IL 61108
815-965-8616
http://www.rockfordcareercollege.edu
(Melissa Stacy, CVT-Director)
Associate of Applied Science
Initial Accreditation-February 1, 2008
PROVISIONAL ACCREDITATION

Education

AVMA accredited online/distance education programs

Practice Management

Links for regulations in any US state for veterinarians AND veterinary technicians

  • AAVSB (American Association of Veterinary State Boards)
  • Boards/Agencies (be sure to click on Veterinary OR Veterinary Technician and wait for the screen to load before searching the state regulatory board or association. Many of the state links have links directly to regulations, practice acts, and of course all have contacts)

International

Links to Veterinary Medical Resources

Alternative CE Sources

Publications

Veterinary Technician has been sold to North American Veterinary Community and they expect to re-launch it in 2015.