Preparing you for the field.
When you are considering a career in the veterinarian field, you want the skills you need to be successful on the job. That's why we work with professionals in the industry to design your courses and provide instructors who offer real-world, hands-on experience with the opportunity to receive an animal science degree. We want to help you to be successful in the care for animals in our community.
Careers in Animal Sciences
These careers in Animal Sciences offer great opportunity for individuals interested in animal care:
Currently Animal Sciences programs are only offered at the Rapid City campus.
The National American University Veterinary Technology program is accredited by the AVMA as a program for educating veterinary technicians. The information below lists the pass rate on the Veterinary Technician National Exam (VTNE) for certification.
July 1, 2013 - June 30, 2016
Number of eligible first-time candidates - 27
Number of first-time candidates that have taken the VTNE - 15
Three-year VTNE pass percentage - 73.3%