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On the road with the Ashworth College Vet Tech Program

Written by Ashworth College on Friday, 01 June 2018. Posted in Career, Why Ashworth

On the Road with the Ashworth College Vet Tech Program

Our wildly popular vet tech program is travelling the US through the end of 2018, providing continuing education opportunities for vet tech professionals and meeting with future students. Please stop by our booth and hear insights from our esteemed faculty members at a convention location near you!

Meet Dr. Margi Sirois

Author, educator, and speaker Margi Sirois, Ed.D., CVT/LAT/RVT, and our director of veterinary technician programs, will be leading sessions sponsored by the Ashworth College Veterinary Technician Program at:

Meet Ann Wortinger

Author, educator, and vet tech ECC/SAIM/nutrition specialist Ann Wortinger, BIS/LVT/VTS, and academic advisor to the Ashworth College Veterinary Technician Program, will be leading sessions at:

Stop by Our Booth

Ashworth College Booth

Ashworth College Booth with Dr. Margi Sirois

Our admissions team would love to meet you and find out about your veterinary aspirations. Look for us in exhibit halls at:




The Program

Our Ashworth College Veterinary Technician Associate Degree program was launched in 2016 and now boasts more than 2,000 students. We have applied for accreditation through the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) Committee on Veterinary Technician Education and Activities (CVTEA) and the application has been accepted. Our initial accreditation is pending a CVTEA site visit scheduled for August. Our application for accreditation does not guarantee accreditation. All students who graduate after accreditation has been granted will be recognized as graduates of an accredited veterinary technology program. You can get more information about AVMA accreditation by visiting www.avma.org.

If you are considering pursuing an associate degree and becoming a vet tech, you can learn more about our program by calling an Admissions representative at 1-800-957-5412 or visiting us online at: Veterinary Technician Associate Degree.

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