Learn practical skills and find relevant solutions to everyday challenges in the ever-changing veterinary industry.
The 2023 VMI will be held virtually from February 2023 - June 2023!
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The Veterinary Management Institute® is an executive-level management program tailored to seasoned employees of companion animal veterinary practices.
Connect with a cohort of professional peers to learn to lead together as you work with expert facilitators from Colorado State University’s College of Business.
- Updated, timely content in a shorter format
- 5-month program offered twice a year (starting in July)
- New learning facilitators, including world-renowned Dr. Temple Grandin
- Join a cohort of peers who become a lifelong professional resource, even after the program ends
- 38 RACE-approved and VHMA CVPM Qualified CE hours (pending approval)
We teach sophisticated, industry-specific techniques to help you grow your management skills and your practice. You'll learn more about strategic decision making, service marketing, financial management, staff training, supervision and conflict management, strategic entrepreneurship, and more. During this 5-month program, you'll engage both in person and online, a perfect blend of personal attention and flexibility.
The Veterinary Management Institute is a collaboration between the College of Business at Colorado State University and the American Animal Hospital Association, the only organization in the United States and Canada that accredits companion animal hospitals based on standards that meet or exceed state regulations. This partnership creates unmatched learning opportunities that will transform your career, your practice, and ultimately, the care you provide your patients and clients.