Vet Tech Institute of Houston

Overview

At a Glance

School type

Private, for-profit, 2-year

Faculty

15 Faculty Members | 27:1 student faculty ratio

Religious affliation

Not applicable

Mission Statement

Vet Tech Institute of Houston is a specialized institution committed to excellence and professionalism in preparing motivated students for successful careers as veterinary technicians through an accredited eighteen-month program that combines interactive lecture and practical training.

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cost & financial aid

Annual tuition & fees

Undergraduate

In state

$15,020

Out of state

$15,020
Graduate

In state

No information

Out of state

No information

Financial Aid: Undergraduates

Received financial aid
100%
Did not receive aid
0%
Type of aid % of students recieving aid Average amount
Federal grants 77.0% $5,418
State/local grants 0.0% $0
Institutional grants 0.0% $0
Loans 85.0% $6,199

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Academics

Most Popular Undergraduate majors

  • Veterinary/Animal Health Technology/Technician and Veterinary Assistant
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Undergraduate Majors X

  • AGRICULTURAL/ANIMAL/PLANT/VETERINARY SCIENCE AND RELATED FIELDS
    • Veterinary/Animal Health Technology/Technician and Veterinary Assistant
      • A program that prepares individuals, under the supervision of veterinarians, laboratory animal specialists, and zoological professionals, to provide patient management, care, and clinical procedures assistance as well as owner communication. Includes instruction in animal nursing care, animal health and nutrition, animal handling, clinical pathology, radiology, anesthesiology, dental prophylaxis, surgical assisting, clinical laboratory procedures, office administration skills, patient and owner management, and applicable standards and regulations. See other colleges that offer this major

Types of Degrees Offered

  • Certificate
  • Associate's degree
  • Bachelor's degree
  • Master's degree
  • Doctoral degree
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Admissions

Undergraduate acceptance rate

Acceptance rate
77.94%
  • Apply 68
  • Accepted 53
  • Attend 20

Application Fee

Undergraduate
$50
Graduate
No information

Undergraduate application requirements

  • High school transcript

    Required
  • High school GPA

    Recommended
  • Recommendation letter

    Not applicable
  • Admissions test
    (SAT or ACT)

    Not applicable
  • TOEFL
    (international students)

    Not applicable
  • Completion of college
    prep program

    Not applicable
  • Demonstration of
    competencies

    Not applicable
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Student Life

Student Demographics

Female Students
90%
Male Students
10%

Student Ethnicities
  1. Hispanic/Latino48.51%
  2. Caucasian30.69%
  3. Black10.4%
  4. Two Or More Ethnicities6.43%
  5. Not Specified3.47%
  6. Asian0.5%

Student body breakdown

Total students enrolled

416

Undergraduate students

416

Attendance breakdown

Full time
3%
Part time
97%

Student services

  • Meal plan
  • Counseling services
  • Remedial services
  • Work-study
  • Placement services
  • Study abroad
  • Weekend/evening classes
  • On-campus day care for student's children
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