Veterinary Science
Health Career Academy

Christina Urbanski


Welcome to Veterinary Science!

Do you love animals? Are you thinking of becoming a Veterinary Assistant, Veterinary Technician, or Veterinarian? Maybe you are interested in the Animal Science field. This is your program! Veterinary Science is a growing field! The employment growth for Veterinary Technicians alone is 30% from 2012-2022!
The employment opportunities are endless. Some examples of places you can work in the field of Veterinary Science include but are not limited to the following:

  • Owning or working for an animal practice
  • Working with large animals, exotic animals, wildlife, marine animals
  • United States Department of Agriculture
  • Food and Drug Administration
  • Department of Homeland Security
  • Environmental Protection Agency
  • Centers for Disease Control
  • Department of Health and Human Services
  • Zoos
  • Aquariums


This program will provide students with the knowledge and skills needed to pursue their post-high school goals in the Veterinary Science/Animal Science field. This a two year program where students will gain vital knowledge through reading, writing, research, teacher lectures, lab activities, guest speakers, and internships!