Vet Tech Institute of Houston
Tel: (713) 629-1500
- Learning the right veterinary technician skills is critical for finding a job in the veterinary technician field. The first Vet Tech Institute was part of the Median School of Allied Health Careers, founded in Pittsburgh in 1958. Since then, the Vet Tech Institute has grown to include seven locations across the United States. Throughout 45 years of experience in providing allied health care career training, the mission has remained focused on providing quality education to benefit students, graduates, and health care professionals. At the Vet Tech Institute, faculty from the seven locations share teaching methods and curriculum improvements. As a result, students at the Vet Tech Institute gain from being part of a larger organization, with the benefits of being in a smaller, local, focused institution.
The teacher population of 11 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
|Vet Tech Institute of Houston||(TX) Community College Avg.|
|Institution Level||At least 2 but less than 4 years||At least 2 but less than 4 years|
|Institution Control||Private, for profit||Public|
|Total Faculty||11 staff||76 staff|
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS
The nearest community college to Vet Tech Institute of Houston is Center for Advanced Legal Studies (2.2 miles away).
- College Location Mi. Students
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Houston,  TX  77098
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Houston,  TX  77036
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Houston,  TX  77036
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- 1,552 students | 4.80 Mi240 Northwest Mall
Houston,  TX  77092
(713) 425-3100 4.801,552
- 58,276 students | 4.80 Mi3100 Main Street
Houston,  TX  77002
(877) 422-6111 4.8058,276
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