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Few things are more rewarding in life than helping others. If you have a genuine passion for animals, a career as a Veterinary Technician offers a unique opportunity to help sick and injured animals get well – and become a hero in the eyes of their owners!

Vista College can help you make your dream of becoming a Veterinary Technician come true. You can earn an Associate of Applied Science Degree in Veterinary Technology at our Lubbock, Texas campus in as little as 80 weeks with successful, full-time enrollment! By the time you complete your training, you’ll have the necessary skills that employers are looking for in a wide range of veterinary medicine-related fields.


Hands-On Training

The Vista College Veterinary Technology program consists of quality courses that effectively combine classroom and hands-on training for a well-rounded educational experience that will benefit you throughout your career.

Our Mission

At Vista College, our ongoing mission is to provide high-quality, specialized career preparation or enhancement. We strive to help our students meet and cope with technological changes resulting in employment and career success.

Career Opportunities

You’ll be trained to meet the professional challenges in fields such as Disease and Treatment Sample Collection, Emergency Veterinary Medicine, Small and Large Animal Nutrition and Breeding, and Public Health.


Our Veterinary Technology program meets the accreditation requirements of respected professional organizations such as the American Veterinary Medical Association and the Commission of the Council on Occupational Education and many others.*


Located in the thriving city of Lubbock, Texas, the Vista College campus includes industry related facilities designed to meet the training needs of today’s Veterinary Technology students. All courses are taught by knowledgeable instructors who offer a broad range of academic and professional expertise that will enhance your learning experience.

Our campus includes a 350-square-foot laboratory filled with veterinary equipment that meets today’s technological needs. You will get plenty of hands-on experience in treating sick and injured animals in a real-world setting.

Vista College also has strong ties to the local Lubbock community. This can be invaluable in helping you locate convenient and affordable housing while you complete your studies, as well as situating yourself among a network of contacts that can prove invaluable when pursuing externships or possible career opportunities upon graduation.

Why Choose Vista College for Your Veterinary Technology Training?

Vista College has been helping people just like you achieve their dreams and reach their professional goals for more than 25 years. Whether you’re a recent high school graduate or you’re seeking a career change, we specialize in providing meaningful educational opportunities that enable our graduates to make a difference.

Schedule a Visit to Our Lubbock, TX Campus

Take the next step toward fulfilling your dream of becoming a Veterinary Technician. Learn more about our Veterinary Technology program by giving a call us at 1(866)442-4197 to schedule a visit and tour our Lubbock campus. You can also complete and submit the convenient online contact form and receive a quick response.



We’re There to Help You Every Step of the Way

As a Vista College student, you will have access to a variety of resources to help you make the most of your academic and professional career. Our team includes admissions and financial aid representatives who can guide you through the enrollment and financing processes. We also offer a Career Services Department that is available to assist you with the all-important job search process, both upon graduation and throughout your career.