Diploma in Veterinary Nursing

Massey University

Subject area

Veterinary Assisting

Qualification

Check out Fees Free to see whether you are eligible for a year of fees-free study or two years industry training. Contact your provider to confirm your study options meet the criteria.

Entry requirements

A New Zealand university entrance qualification or equivalent. Demonstrated experience with animals.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Graduates will demonstrate literacy and numeracy, communicate effectively and possess effective interpersonal skills. They will be able to find, utilise and manage information, reason logically, think critically and analytically, and solve problems. They will have a comprehensive and well founded knowledge of the field of veterinary study and possess nursing skills commensurate with the professional standards expected of a veterinary nurse.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Veterinary Studies at this level can earn:

$38,000

Median earnings one year after study

$43,000

Median earnings two years after study

$48,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

83%

Employment rate two years after study

Data as at November 2021

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Hunterville Vet Club Veterinary Scholarship

Provided by:

Massey University

Website:

http://www.massey.ac.nz/massey/admission/scholarships-bursaries-awards/

Value:

$1,200 plus $300 accommodation allowance

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Ann Sinclair Trust Tertiary Grant

Provided by:

Presbyterian Support Central

Website:

http://www.psc.org.nz/

Value:

Refer to application organisation.

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This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 627 739
Phone: (06) 356 9099
Fax: (06) 350 2263
Email: contact@massey.ac.nz
Web: http://www.massey.ac.nz

Please contact the provider for details of where this qualification is offered.

Sources

NZQA supplies course information based on material from the provider.

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