Apply for a Veterinary Technician License
Attention: If you are a military member or military spouse, please review our Military Resources page before applying.
If you are currently licensed as a Veterinary Technician in a state, territory, or district of the United States you may qualify for licensure by endorsement. Click here for additional information.
The following requirements must be met:
- Pass the Veterinary Technician National Exam (VTNE) AND one of the following:
- Completed a Veterinary Technician training program accredited by the AVMA-CVTEA or the CVMA.
- Employer letter documenting 6 months experience working under licensed veterinarian on Employer Letterhead
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- If you have not completed a Veterinary Technician Training Program, have you completed 6,000 hours of supervised practice as unlicensed assistive personnel under a licensed veterinarian? Please submit the Verification of Education (Experience) form with your application.