• Veterinary Science

    During the first semester, students will focus on anatomy, medical terminology, hematology, animal breeds, animal health and care, restraint and handling, veterinary lab procedures and parasitology. The second semester will combine continued classroom instruction on specific skills with field work in area veterinary clinics. This program will introduce students to and help prepare students for various jobs in the field of veterinary medicine.

    Credits & Certifications

    • 2nd World Language Credit
    • 3rd Science Credit
    • College Credit: Davenport University

    Eligibility & Prerequisites

    • This course is available to 12th grade students who have successfully passed biology
    • Professional attire is expected
    • Students provide own transportation
    • Students must meet academic and attendance requirements to complete an internship

    Career Opportunities

    • Veterinary Assistant
    • Veterinarian
    • Livestock Inspector


    "This is a great program that is actually taught by a veterinarian. When in EFE, you learn things that you wouldn’t in a traditional classroom setting." — Megan Richardson, Portage Northern High School