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2016-2017 Catalog


Code: F_CER_BLAC

Campus: Larimer Campus

Basic Laboratory Animal Care

This certificate program is designed to meet the demands of the biomedical research community for qualified personnel in the care and management of laboratory animals. Technicians certified in Laboratory Animal Technology are central to the integrity of biomedical research, assuring a high standard of humane care for research animals. For more information, contact the office of Mardie Altman at 970-204-8415.

Requirements

Required Courses

Course NumberTitleCredits
ALT 126Introduction to Lab Animal Science

3

ALT 280Lab Animal Internship

1-12

VET 102Veterinary Medical Terminology

1

VET 106Exotic Animal Handling

2

VET 116Humane Treatment and Handling of Animals

3

Total Credit Hours: 12