Category Archives: Veterinary Technology

Why is There an Alligator in That Classroom?

Veterinary technology program students enrolled in Andrea Hughes’ Lab Animals, Exotics, and Pocket Pets class at Minnesota School of Business-Blaine got up close and personal with snakes, a turtle, tortoises and an alligator last week. Earlier in the quarter, the … Continue reading

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Program Spotlight: Veterinary Technology

Minnesota School of Business-Lakeville (MSB) currently has a variety of programs but none as large as the veterinary technology program. The vet tech program at the Lakeville campus is currently housing over 70 active students. The majority of the students have … Continue reading

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Whom Would You Hire?

The career services team at Minnesota School of Business-Blaine (MSB) has done their best to actively engage students within the Career Capstone class they teach on a quarterly basis. The career services team, consisting of Melissa Young, Kelly Bresin and … Continue reading

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Applied Learning Project Brings Vet Tech Students to Kindest Cut

Dentistry and Clinical Practices is one of the newer classes in the veterinary technology program at Minnesota School of Business (MSB), and includes an applied learning component. This quarter, at MSB-Blaine campus, veterinary technology instructor Dawn Harvego is using this opportunity … Continue reading

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4 Things Every Vet Tech Student Should Do

With the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics projecting a 30 percent increase in veterinary technologist and technicians jobs between 2012 and 2022, it is no surprise that it is a career field that prospective students are considering. Students in a … Continue reading

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Vet Tech Students Get a Behind-the-Scenes Tour at the Minnesota Zoo

Minnesota School of Business-Lakeville students who are part of the Student Chapter of the National Association of Veterinary Technicians in America (SCNAVTA) got a wonderful opportunity to apply what they are learning in a behind-the-scenes tour of the Tropics Trail … Continue reading

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Congratulations Spring Graduates!

What a happy day! Students, staff and faculty from Minnesota School of Business-Blaine celebrated spring 2014 graduates in a lovely ceremony. Joy and love filled the room at National Sports Center in Blaine as the nearly 50 graduates crossed the stage, accepting their … Continue reading

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Elk River Kids Join Staff and Students for Junior Vet and Criminal Justice Camp

“Wow!” and “That’s cool!” were heard loud and clear at the Elk River campus from kids attending the Junior Veterinarian and Junior Criminal Justice Camps that were offered through Elk River Community Education. The camps are usually run in the … Continue reading

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For MSB Vet Tech Students, Friendship is Key

You wake up in the morning and start to get ready for your first day of college. You start your morning routine out the same as you have in the past. As you grab your coffee to head out the … Continue reading

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Tough Job Market? Not for These Minnesota School of Business Grads

Listening to recent news reports, you would think new college graduates might as well hang up their mortar boards in despair and reconcile themselves to a life of unemployment in their parents’ basements. Nothing could be farther from the truth … Continue reading

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