Category: Veterinary Technology

Stanbridge College Students, Faculty, and Staff Raise $1507.42 for Free Wheelchair Mission

A plastic lawn chair. A bicycle wheel. Simple items that one might easily throw away are repurposed for remarkable use by a humanitarian nonprofit organization called Free Wheelchair Mission. Designed with limited resources in mind, and built using donated materials, Free Wheelchair Mission creates unique, durable wheelchairs and brings them to people with disabilities in […]

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Stanbridge College Named a 2015 School of Excellence, Awarded Top Honors in Student Services by ACCSC

Stanbridge College Named a 2015 School of Excellence, Awarded Top Honors in Student Services by ACCSC

Stanbridge College has been named a 2014-2015 School of Excellence by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC). Stanbridge was honored along with 23 other schools, out of the 800 institutions that the ACCSC accredits. The award distinguishes ACCSC-accredited schools for their commitment to the expectations and rigors of the accreditation process, as […]

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Alumni Spotlight: 2015 Clara Barton Alumnus of the Year Award Winner Ismael Lopez

Alumni Spotlight: 2015 Clara Barton Alumnus of the Year Award Winner Ismael Lopez

Mr. Ismael Lopez, LVN, a 2009 Vocational Nursing graduate of cohort PTB, was recently awarded the 2015 Clara Barton Alumnus of the Year Award at the Stanbridge College Commencement Exercises. The award recognizes a graduate’s outstanding achievements, contributions, and leadership in the field of healthcare. Mr. Lopez has been the LVN Team Leader for the Head […]

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World’s First High-Fidelity Canine Patient Training Simulator Built By Cornell Professor at Stanbridge College

World’s First High-Fidelity Canine Patient Training Simulator Built By Cornell Professor at Stanbridge College

Stanbridge College has added the world’s first high-fidelity canine patient simulator for veterinary technician training to its Veterinary Technology Department. Dr. Daniel Fletcher, D.V.M, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Emergency and Critical Care of Cornell University’s College of Veterinary Sciences, built the manikin as a training simulator for veterinary technician students. The simulator enables students to […]

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Cornell Professor Demonstrates World’s First High-Fidelity Canine Patient Simulator at Stanbridge College

Cornell Professor Demonstrates World’s First High-Fidelity Canine Patient Simulator at Stanbridge College

Last week, Stanbridge College welcomed Dr. Daniel Fletcher, DVM, of Cornell University’s College of Veterinary Sciences, and the first high-fidelity canine patient simulator in the world. Under Dr. Fletcher’s guidance, Stanbridge College Veterinary Technology students trained with the simulator to learn the proper procedures and techniques for administering CPR on a simulated canine with real-time […]

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Stanbridge College Veterinary Technology Program Hosts Low-Cost Vaccine Clinic

Stanbridge College Veterinary Technology Program Hosts Low-Cost Vaccine Clinic

The Associate of Science in Veterinary Technology Program recently hosted a Pet Exam and Vaccine Clinic for dogs and cats. This low-cost clinic was held in Stanbridge College’s world class Veterinary Technology Skills Lab where students had the opportunity to complete various treatments and procedures on over 20 live animals under the supervision of the Stanbridge College […]

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How to Become a Registered Veterinary Technician

Want to become a Registered Veterinary Technician, but not sure where to begin? The path to becoming an RVT may seem complicated, but if you follow these simple steps, you’ll be on your way to a rewarding and exciting career working with animals. In this video, you will learn the best practices and what to […]

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Veterinary Technology Degree – Making a Difference for Animals in Need at Stanbridge College

Stanbridge College launched the first Associate of Science in Veterinary Technology degree program in Orange County for veterinary technician and animal health care career training. Classes are scheduled to start February of 2014. In this video, Program Director, Dr. Myra Jones, D.V.M, M.S., talks about the new program, the new Veterinary Technology Skill Lab, and […]

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Stanbridge College Launches First Veterinary Technician Degree Program in Orange County

Stanbridge College Launches First Veterinary Technician Degree Program in Orange County

Stanbridge College launched a new Associate of Science in Veterinary Technology degree program at its Orange County campus for veterinary technician and animal health care career training. Classes are scheduled to start on November 11, 2013. The program prepares students to receive their licensure to work under the supervision of a veterinarian, providing medical assistance […]

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