Veterinary Technology


San Diego Mesa College Veterinary Technology Program is accredited by the AVMA CVTEA as a program for educating veterianry technicians. In addition, San Diego Mesa College is accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges, Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC).

After successfully completing the Vet Tech program, students will be awarded an Associate of Science degree in Veterinary Technology from the San Diego Community College District. Graduates of this program are required to pass the Veterinary Technician National Exam (VTNE) in order to become licensed as a Registered Veterinary Technician in California. 

Program Outcomes

Our Program's 3 year Veterinary Technician National Exam Pass Rates: July 2020 to June 2023

Number of first-time candidates 44                                               
Three Year Pass Rate 70.4%


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