Students will be engaged in practical work experience within the field of veterinary technology. Observation and hands on experience in small animal and/or large animal facilities will allow students to apply their classroom knowledge in a clinical setting. The parameters of the internship will be established between the student and the hosting organization under the department's supervision. A contract specifying hours and a method of evaluation will be signed by the parties with sufficient hours for the credits earned. This opportunity will be open to second year students, with the approval of the student's academic advisor and the department chairperson.