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CAVT is the Premier Vet Tech School in Colorado Springs

At the Colorado Academy of Veterinary Technology (CAVT), we take pride in being Southern Colorado’s premier vet tech school. Established in 2007, CAVT has earned a reputation for excellence and has become the region’s oldest and most prestigious veterinary technician program.

Small Class Sizes for Personalized Attention
We believe in providing a supportive and individualized learning experience. With small class sizes, our dedicated faculty can focus on each student, ensuring personalized attention and a deeper understanding of the curriculum.

Extensive Hands-on Education
At CAVT, we understand that practical experience is crucial for success in the field. That’s why we emphasize hands-on learning throughout our program. Our students gain real-world skills through clinical training, allowing them to apply their knowledge professionally before graduation. So enroll in the accredited veterinary technology program and begin working on your associate’s degree to become a Registered Vet Tech.

Real Clinical Experience Before Graduation
We go beyond classroom instruction by allowing our students to gain valuable real-world experience. Our program includes clinical rotations, enabling students to work directly with animals and healthcare professionals in various clinical settings. This practical exposure prepares our graduates to enter the workforce confidently.

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Decade of Student Success
Over the past decade, we have nurtured and supported countless students on their journey to becoming skilled veterinary technicians. Our commitment to student success is reflected in the achievements of our graduates, many of whom have found rewarding careers in the field shortly after completing their education at CAVT.

Exceptional Faculty with Veterinary Technicians
Our faculty comprises experienced professionals, including veterinary technicians, dedicated to helping students thrive. They bring a wealth of knowledge and practical expertise to the classroom, providing valuable insights and guidance throughout the program.

Friendly, Supportive, and Professional Learning Environment
A positive and encouraging learning environment is vital for student success. At CAVT, you’ll find a friendly and supportive community where everyone is passionate about veterinary medicine. Our professional atmosphere fosters growth, collaboration, and lifelong connections.

Applying to become a veterinary technician at CAVT is straightforward and hassle-free. Just click on the “Apply Now” button to begin the process. We’ll guide you by providing information about your background, interest in veterinary technology, school transcripts, and details from two references. If you’d like to visit our school, you can schedule a tour, and a CAVT representative will be in contact within 48 hours. If you need any assistance, our admissions team is here to help you through the application process.

Start your veterinary medicine today; we can’t wait to meet you!

Angel Hernandez
Angel Hernandez
This is a great school, I was really set up for success and was easy to find a job after
Colby Pavlacky
Colby Pavlacky
This school is AMAZING! Really helped me get a job after graduating and really prepared me for my career!
Maurcedes Cordova
Maurcedes Cordova
Very nice people great vet!
tamra gwyn
tamra gwyn
The staff explain everything clearly and thoroughly. Never rush you. Always professional, caring and pleasant
Tim Rininger
Tim Rininger
They have the best Doctors and staff
Audra “Audgpwhirl” Little, Sirochman
Audra “Audgpwhirl” Little, Sirochman
I am super excited to hear that there is another school with a Veterinary Technician based curriculum with such advanced opportunities available!!! I hope to find out more & am granted the opportunity to be a part of the student/graduate community 🤗

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