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Veterinary Office Assistant

NorQuest College

NorQuest College

www.norquest.ca
This 12-week program will prepare students to work in the veterinary field as a valued member of the veterinary team in a clinical, emergency, or specialty hospital settings. The program combines both office administrative skills and veterinary knowledge. The Veterinary Office Assistant (VOA) has an important role in supporting veterinarians and technicians while interacting with clients and their pets to help make their experience a positive one.
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Office of the Registrar
10215 - 108 Street
Edmonton, Alberta, T5J1L6, Canada

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  • Program Type Standard
  • Credential Type Certificate
  • Length 1 Year or Less
  • Part Time Only
  • Cooperative Education
  • Continuing Education
  • Distance Learning
Admission Requirements
  • 50% in English Language Arts 30-1 or 65% in English Language Arts 30-2 or equivalent or completion of English for Academic Purposes – Reading and Writing EAP II (ESLG1898) and English for Academic Purposes – Listening and Speaking EAP II (ESLG1899) with a minimum of 50%
  • 65% in High School Prep Mathematics (MATH 1905) or 50% in Mathematics 10-3 or equivalent

Note: If it has been 10 or more years since you completed mathematics courses (i.e., Math 10, 20, 30 or Math 13, 23, 33), you will be required to complete a skills assessment, take a challenge exam, or complete upgrading to meet the mathematics requirement.

Conditional or provisional admission may be granted to applicants who are missing admission requirements after satisfying other conditions. See Admissions Process for more details.

 

English Language Proficiency Requirements

If English is your second language, you must provide proof of English language proficiency (ELP) prior to admission. ELP test results must have been obtained within two years of the start date of your program.

Acceptable evidence of ELP may be one of the following test scores:

Note: ELP is a separate requirement from the English academic admission requirement.


Transfer(s) Eligibility

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Updated August 30, 2019. The information contained in this profile is current as of the date shown.

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