Chicago Branch of the American Association for Laboratory Animal Science
Careers in LAS
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The laboratory animal science industry provides a career path for individuals of all backgrounds and education levels! Many in this field have varying degrees in STEM and veterinary medicine, but those with a high school diploma are often able to secure entry-level positions and work their way up as appropriate. Most employers offer competitive wages, benefits, and tuition reimbursement, as well as fees and materials needed to attain AALAS certification.
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Examples of positions in Laboratory Animal Science include:
Cage Wash Technician
Animal Care Technician
Special Services Technician
Certified Veterinary Technician
Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee Coordinator