The Vet Tech Institute at Bradford School's veterinary technology program is accredited by the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) Committee on Veterinary Technician Education and Activities (CVTEA).
"Accreditation by the AVMA Council on Education (COE) and Committee on Veterinary Technician Education and Activities (CVTEA) represents the highest standard of achievement for veterinary medical education in the United States. Institutions that earn accreditation confirm their commitment to quality and continuous improvement through a rigorous and comprehensive peer review.”
Source-American Veterinary Medical Association
Graduates of the Vet Tech Institute's veterinary technology program are eligible to take the Veterinary Technician National Exam, which is one of the steps required to become a registered veterinary technician. Achieving this certification is important to employers and will allow you to provide additional care to animals.
Bradford School is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (www.acics.org) to award diplomas and associate’s degrees. The address and telephone number of the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools are 750 First Street, NE, Suite 980, Washington, DC 20002-4223, (202) 336- 6780.
Any student who has a complaint relating to Title IV eligibility or administration, the quality of education received, or otherwise relating to the accreditation standards of Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools can submit that complaint to Bradford School and/or to any of the following: The U.S. Department of Education's Student Complaint website at www.ed.gov; the Ohio Board of Regents, 25 South Front Street, Columbus, OH 43215; The Attorney General's Office Ohio, State Office Tower 17th Floor, 30 E. Broad Street, Columbus, OH 43215-3428. The Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools is currently not recognized as an accreditor by the U.S. Department of Education. Bradford School has until June 12, 2018 to become accredited by a recognized accreditor or the institution will no longer be eligible to receive funds under Title IV, HEA programs.