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Veterinary Technology

A guide to library resources for Vet Tech students at MCC.

Career Exploration in Veterinary Technology

There are a variety of sources you can access to explore careers in Veterinary Technology. Here are a few:

Occupational Outlook Handbook - The Bureau of Labor Statistics guide to career information including pay, education, training, outlook, and more.

O*NET Online - Career exploration tool providing details on education, outlook, training, wages and job openings.

Encyclopedia of Careers and Vocational Guidance - A handy five volume library reference set providing information on careers including earnings, work environment, education, outlook and online sources for further information. Located in the reference section on the second floor of the library.  

Ferguson's Career Center -  A one-stop resource for career research. Research specific careers (contains the same information from the Encyclopedia of Careers and Vocational Guidance), plan your education and get ready to launch your career. 

Veterinarian Assistant - A 20 minute streaming video that explores a career as a veterinary technician including job duties and skills.

Careers in Veterinary Medicine - eBook that provides specific information on careers in veterinary medicine including the history, education, outlook, earnings, etc.