Veterinary technician phase:
Complete a veterinary technician Associate of Applied Science (AAS) program at an AVMA-accredited veterinary technician school. UNL does not have an AAS-degree granting program in veterinary technology on its Lincoln campus.
Pass the national veterinary technician certification examination.
Veterinary technology phase:
Become a certified veterinary technician AND earn a BS degree from UNL
Continue your career in:
A unique undergraduate program for students interested in animal health and a career in veterinary or biomedical science.
Take courses not available at any other college or university in Nebraska Learn about animal health and diseases from scientists and veterinarians studying and diagnosing animal diseases. Learn about animals from animal scientists studying animal production and animal products.
Gain experience in veterinary and animal production research, veterinary diagnostic services, and animal care as a student employee.
Socialize and learn from other students interested in veterinary or biomedical as a career.