Michigan Veterinary Assistant Schools and Training Programs

Career Information for Veterinary Assistants And Laboratory Animal Caretakers in Michigan

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Fast Facts for Veterinary Assistants in Michigan

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Lansing, Niles and Monroe
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Grand Rapids, Holland and Ann Arbor
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Warren, Detroit and Lansing

Salaries for Veterinary Assistants in Michigan

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Detroit, Holland and Saginaw

Schools for Veterinary Assistants in Michigan are listed below.

Selected Veterinary Assistants Schools in Michigan

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Ross Medical Education Centers
Canton, New Baltimore, Portage

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  • Programs: Veterinary Assistant
  • Degrees: Certificate
Baker College - Ground
Cadillac, Clinton Township, Flint

Baker College is the largest independent college in Michigan with the most focused approach to education and training available.

  • Programs: Veterinary Technology - Associate
  • Degrees: Associate

Penn Foster College

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  • Programs: Veterinary Technician (Associate)
  • Degrees: Associate

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  • Programs: Veterinary Assistant, Grooming Instruction, Certified Dog Trainer Instructor Course
  • Degrees: Certificate
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More Michigan Veterinary Assistants Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Macomb Community College Warren Associate 22,081
Michigan State University East Lansing Doctorate & First Professional 46,045
Siena Heights University Adrian Masters 2,161
Wayne County Community College District Detroit Associate 20,504

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Veterinary Assistants

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Michigan. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Veterinary Assistants

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Veterinary Assistants relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Ann Arbor 170 $32200 1.47
Battle Creek 70 $24460 2.47
Flint 120 $22940 1.64
Grand Rapids 0 $21960 0
Wyoming 0 $21960 0
Jackson 50 $23370 1.6
Detroit 620 $24060 0.6
Warren 620 $24060 0.6
Dearborn 620 $24060 0.6
Saginaw 0 $24870 0
Lansing 0 $23310 0
East Lansing 0 $23310 0
Kalamazoo 0 $21650 0
Portage 0 $21650 0
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