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Veterinary Assistant Schools in Nevada

There are two Nevada schools offering veterinary assistant programs. In 2010, 83 students graduated from programs at Nevada veterinary assistant schools.

Overview

On average, 78 students graduate from programs in this state in veterinary assisting per year. This accounts for 5% of students who US schools graduate from veterinary assistant programs. In 2010, 83 students graduated with veterinary assistant certificates.

Two veterinary assistant schools are in this state. And out of these, one school is private, while one school is public. Tuition at a public veterinary assistant school is $2,243, while tuitions at a private veterinary assistant school are $10,150.

Average tuition for programs in veterinary assisting is $3,053. While the highest tuition for programs in veterinary assisting, which is $10,150 every year, is at the Pima Medical Institute-Las Vegas, the lowest tuition in this mountain state, which is $2,243 every year, is at Truckee Meadows Community College.

Schools in Nevada offer certificates in veterinary assistant.

Veterinary Assistant Program Completions in Nevada 2006 - 2010

On average, 78 students graduate from programs in this state in veterinary assisting per year. This accounts for 5% of students who US schools graduate from veterinary assistant programs. In 2010, 83 students graduated with veterinary assistant certificates.

Veterinary Assistant Program Completions in Nevada 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 25
  • Certificate 2007: 50
  • Certificate 2008: 74
  • Certificate 2009: 72
  • Certificate 2010: 83

Veterinary Assistant Program Availability in Nevada

Nevada schools offer a total of two programs in veterinary assisting.

Veterinary Assistant Program Availability in Nevada

  • Certificate: 2

Career Trends

Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers — Salary by Percentile

Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers — Salary by Percentile

Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 15990
  • 25th Percentile: 17540
  • Median: 20270
  • 75th Percentile: 25980
  • 90th Percentile: 33810

Career Trends

Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers — Employment Trend

Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers — Employment Trend

Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 18760
  • Median Salary 2007: 20020
  • Median Salary 2008: 19230
  • Median Salary 2009: 20120
  • Median Salary 2010: 20270
  • Total Employed 2006: 510
  • Total Employed 2007: 590
  • Total Employed 2008: 600
  • Total Employed 2009: 750
  • Total Employed 2010: 680

Nevada vs National Veterinary Assistant Employment

Nevada vs National Veterinary Assistant Employment

  • Employed in Nevada: 0.964% (680)

Veterinary Assistant Schools in Nevada

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1. The Pima Medical Institute - Las Vegas

3333 East Flamingo Road
Las Vegas, NV 89121
(702) 458-9650

The Pima Medical Institute-Las Vegas is 4.0 miles from the heart of downtown and it offers one program in veterinary assisting. Overall, 1,144 students pursue degrees in eight PMI programs. In terms of programs, it is the largest institution in the state of Nevada offering veterinary assisting.

2. Truckee Meadows Community College

7000 Dandini Blvd
Reno, NV 89512-3999
(775) 673-7000

Truckee Meadows Community College, which is 3.3 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Reno, NV and it offers one program in veterinary assisting. This college is a public 2-year institution. It is the oldest institution in the state of Nevada offering veterinary assistant programs.