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AVMA-Accredited Program

The Vet Tech Institute's veterinary technology program is accredited by the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) Committee on Veterinary Technician Education and Activities (CVTEA).  

The Vet Tech Institute in Pittsburgh was the first school in Western PA to be accredited by the AVMA! 

"Accreditation by the AVMA Council on Education (COE) and Committee on Veterinary Technician Education and Activities (CVTEA) represents the highest standard of achievement for veterinary medical education in the United States. Institutions that earn accreditation confirm their commitment to quality and continuous improvement through a rigorous and comprehensive peer review.” 
Source-American Veterinary Medical Association

Graduates of the Vet Tech Institute's veterinary technology program are eligible to take the Veterinary Technician National Exam, which is one of the steps required to become a certified veterinary technician. Achieving this certification is important to employers and will allow you to provide additional care to animals.  

Vet Tech Institute is also accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (www.accsc.org).

Find out more about the Vet Tech Institute by requesting more information or scheduling a campus tour!  

 

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