Bel-Rea students spend the last quarter of the program (10 weeks) interning at one of our 200+ approved veterinary hospitals and facilities. The internship program allows you to put all of your classroom and laboratory instruction to use in an actual veterinary setting, receiving hands-on, real world experience.

Each internship facility is staffed by highly qualified veterinarians and board certified technicians who work to ensure you receive clinical experience in a variety of areas in order to gain practical experience.

Colorado and Out-of-State internship sites include (not an all-inclusive list):

Small animal hospitals:

Equine or Large-Animal Specific Sites:

Mixed (various combinations of small, large, exotic, and avain) Animal Hospitals:

Animal Shelters/Not-For-Profits:

Lab Animal/Research Facilities:

Veterinary Specialty/Emergency Hospitals:

University Teaching Hospitals:


No matter where your interests lie, there is a specialty area for you in the Vet Tech field! Watch the video below to learn more about Vet Tech specialties:

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