Animal Care and *NEW* Agile Dual Degree Options

The field of Animal Care allows students with a deep-rooted love for animals of many species to explore a variety of topics and career paths. The ever-evolving role of animals, and their caregivers, in modern society is creating job opportunities and career paths unheard of just a few years ago. Graduates from the Associates in Animal Care Program at Becker College will possess and be able to apply knowledge in the areas of animal husbandry, behavior, health and disease, breeding, and facilities management. Employment opportunities for graduates of the Associates of Animal Care Program include the areas of animal control, shelter, rescue, behavior and training, biomedical research, animal boarding, daycare, business ownership entrepreneurship, veterinary assistance, and more. Students are able to get numerous course hours utilizing the amenities of the Becker Veterinary Clinic located in the Lenfest Animal Health Center.

New Dual Degree Option-

Combine your desire to work with animals— and expand your career options. Earn an Associate’s Degree in Animal Care plus a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, Criminal Justice, Forensic Science (Criminalistics), or Psychology (MHC) in the same amount of time as a Bachelor’s Degree alone!

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MassDiGI interns shine at open house

Published on: August 23, 2019

Students from across the country and around the world spent their summer at Becker College, taking part in the annual Mass DiGI Summer Innovation Program (SIP). The 12-week long internship culminated in an open house at Becker’s Colleen C. Barrett Center for Global Innovation and Entrepreneurship on the Worcester Campus. “The open house was a huge success,” […]

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O’Connell receives 40 Under Forty award

Published on: August 20, 2019

Danielle O’Connell, Becker College’s dean of admissions, has been named as one of the recipients of Worcester Business Journal’s 40 Under Forty awards.  The awards celebrate outstanding local business leaders who work in Central Massachusetts, live in Massachusetts and are under 40 years old. “I am honored to be selected for this distinction, and to […]

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Caron selected for Leadership Worcester Class of 2020

Published on: August 19, 2019

Becker College is proud to announce that Robert Caron, Sc.D., interim dean of the School of Nursing & Health Sciences, has been selected for the Leadership Worcester Class of 2020. In this fifth cohort, Dr. Caron joins other professionals from businesses, nonprofits, and other organizations based throughout the Worcester area. Beginning in September, the Class […]