Bel-Rea Institute of Animal Technology

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1681 South Dayton Street, Denver, CO 80231

Description

If you are an animal lover who would like to turn your passion into a rewarding career, you should consider the veterinary academics offered at the Bel-Rea Institute of Animal Technology in Denver, Colorado, one of the largest veterinary technology schools in the nation.

The institute offers an associate’s degree in veterinary technology. To better prepare you for the career, the institute delivers its instruction in its fully equipped surgery and treatment facilities. Since most of your education will be hands-on, you will be personally supervised by your instructor during your training.

The degree program features instruction in many crucial veterinary topics, from general courses in medical terminology to advanced science courses in anesthesiology to applied skill courses in animal medicine and emergency room procedures.

Students are required to complete a 10-week internship program at one of Colorado’s many on-site clinics, which include small animal hospitals, zoos, laboratory animal research facilities and veterinary hospitals.

To enhance your education, Bel-Rea offers plenty of college life opportunities. You can meet friends and develop professionally by exploring programs like Animal Handling Clinics, Large Animal Mentorships and community volunteer programs.

If you have a high school diploma or GED and maintained a GPA of at least 2.4, you are eligible to apply to Bel-Rea. If you graduated high school with less than a 2.4, you can take an entrance exam administered by Bel-Rea’s admissions department.

Nearly 85% of the student body receives some form of tuition assistance. To see which Bel-Rea financial aid options are available to you, you can file a FAFSA.

Quick Facts about Bel-Rea Institute of Animal Technology

Region

Rockies

Setting

Large City Setting

Type

Private/For Profit

Affiliation

Not applicable

Size

Small (Under 2,000 Undergrad)

Website

www.bel-rea.com

On-Campus Housing Available

No

Selectivity

Selective

In-State Tuition

$10,475

Out-of-State Tuition

$10,475

Retention Rate

68%

Enrollment

627

Year Established

1972

Licenses, Accreditations, and Memberships

Accreditations ?
Accreditation refers to the practice of being reviewed by an independent, non-profit accrediting agency that specializes in educational quality.

  • Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges of Technology.
  • American Veterinary Medical Association

Students

Total Students
627

Undergraduate vs. Graduate

Undergraduate
100%
Graduate
0%

Full-Time vs. Part-Time Students

Full-Time
100%
Part-Time
0%

Gender of Students

Women
91%
Men
9%

Ethnic Diversity

Latino
9%
African American
3%
Caucasian
76%
Asian
2%
Unknown and Other
10%

International Students

International
0%
Domestic
100%

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