In May, Pima Medical Institute’s Dillon graduated its first cohort, with seven Veterinary Technician students completing the program. A new cohort of students, who were previously enrolled in the Veterinary Assistant program are now working toward their Veterinary Technician associate degrees. Pima Medical’s Veterinary Technician program is the only one in the state of Montana. In May it, also, received its American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) accreditation. Pima Medical offers the veterinary assistant certificate and veterinary technician associate degree programs in Dillon. The programs’ classrooms and labs are located on the University of Montana Western’s campus.