Category: Veterinary Technology

Stanbridge University Increases Virtual Reality Offerings with Addition of World’s First Virtual Dissection Table

Stanbridge University is pleased to announce the addition of the the most technologically advanced anatomy visualization system in the world to its Virtual Reality Lab. Stanbridge students can now utilize this rare and innovative tool used by the top hospitals and medical facilities. The Anatomage Table is the only fully segmented real human 3D anatomy […]

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What does a Veterinary Technician do?

The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics projects that the demand for veterinary technicians and technologists will rise by 20 percent in the next ten years.[1] This has more people considering careers in this field. But what does a veterinary technician do, exactly? Veterinary technicians, also known as vet techs, are educated to be the veterinarian’s nurse, […]

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Vet Tech Student Volunteered with the OC Zoo to Develop Better Animal Care

Vet Tech Student Volunteered with the OC Zoo to Develop Better Animal Care

Stanbridge Vet Tech student Cedar Yardumian is a California Campus Compact Community Engagement Student Fellow and has been making a lasting impact on the animals of the OC Zoo and Serrano Animal Hospital in her fellowship. Veterinary Technician student Cedar Yardumian is working toward her A.S. at Stanbridge and was awarded the California Campus Compact […]

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Stanbridge University Opens First Synthetic Surgical Canine Cadaver Lab for Veterinary Technician Training on the West Coast

Stanbridge University has opened a new Synthetic Canine Cadaver Lab with SynDaver Surgical Canines from SynDaver™ Labs. Stanbridge is the first institution on the West Coast to provide students in its Associate of Science in Veterinary Technology degree program with the ability to learn with synthetic cadavers. The iPad controlled cadavers feature life-like muscles, bones, […]

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Stanbridge College Unveils One of the Largest Virtual Reality Labs for Medical Training in the US Featuring zSpace Screen VR Technology

Stanbridge College Unveils One of the Largest Virtual Reality Labs for Medical Training in the US Featuring zSpace Screen VR Technology

Stanbridge College announced that they have opened one of the largest medical training virtual reality labs in the U.S. featuring zSpace virtual reality (VR) all-in-one computers. The lab features software provided by zSpace, as well as partner applications Cyber Science 3D™ and Cyber Anatomy™ that allows virtual dissection of human and animal anatomical models. As […]

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Pets and Fireworks Do Not Mix! Tips For This 4th of July

Pets and Fireworks Do Not Mix! Tips For This 4th of July

While 4th of July fireworks are a blast for us, they may be terrifying for our pets. To help combat anxiety for our animals during this time, experts from our Veterinary Technician program put together some helpful tips to help keep our furry friends safe: Keep your pet indoors! Do not take them to fireworks […]

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Stanbridge College Awarded NAVTA Student Chapter and Advisor of the Year

Stanbridge College Awarded NAVTA Student Chapter and Advisor of the Year

The Stanbridge College student chapter of the National Association of Veterinary Technicians in America (NAVTA) was recently named Chapter of the Year by the awarding organization. Ms. Emma Cusack, RVT, Assistant Director of the Veterinary Technology program, was also recognized as Advisor of the Year. The student chapter of NAVTA at Stanbridge College wrapped up […]

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Stanbridge Student Chapter of NAVTA Featured in National Journal

Stanbridge Student Chapter of NAVTA Featured in National Journal

An article written by Stanbridge Veterinary Technology student Erin Mertan was published in the National Association of Veterinary Technicians in America (NAVTA) Journal. Ms. Mertan, who serves as Secretary of the Stanbridge student chapter of NAVTA, is pictured below. The chapter has already held two successful fundraisers, hosted an ice cream social, and are developing […]

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Stanbridge College Veterinary Technology Program receives American Veterinary Medical Association accreditation

Stanbridge College’s Associate of Science in Veterinary Technology degree program received American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) accreditation effective August 28, 2015. Accreditation by the AVMA represents the highest standard of achievement for veterinary medical education in the United States. Earning accreditation is viewed by the AVMA as “commitment to quality and continuous improvement through a […]

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