Pre-Veterinary Medicine

Veterinarians care for the health of animals and work to improve public health.  They diagnose, treat, and research medical conditions and diseases of pets, livestock, and other animals.  Veterinarians must earn a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree, which typically takes 4 years beyond undergraduate training.  (Health Professions Admissions Guide, NAAHP, 2017)

Resources for pre-vet students:

Suggested Majors/Minors


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Pre-Requisites


Courses to satisfy admissions requirements to veterinary schools

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Experience


Develop skills beyond the classroom

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Entrance Exam


Prepare for the GRE

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Applying to Veterinary Schools


Links to veterinary school directories and common applications

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Success


80% acceptance rate for Bradley applicants. Where are they now?

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