As a student in Penn Foster's Vet Tech school, you will be required to perform clinical hands-on skills during two clinical externships in the program. This allows you gain hands-on experience alongside licensed veterinarians and vet techs, and apply the knowledge you have gained in your academic courses.
We've partnered with the career development expert, Career Cruising, to help vet tech students like you do more with the skills that you have. You'll get more than just job listings and resume tips. As soon as you enroll, you can take quizzes to help you make career choices, create a customized profile online to capture your progress, and you’ll have access to advice from real career experts. We know that you want more than just a degree. Start using our career resources as soon as you enroll, and take the next step on your path toward a job as a Vet Tech.
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Over the course of the Penn Foster Veterinary Technician program, you will have the opportunity to attend many webinars in all of your veterinary technician courses. These live webinars will allow you to ask questions in real time.