• Overview
  • Your first steps toward a career as a veterinarian.

    This program is designed to prepare you for a future in veterinary health and fulfills the undergraduate academic requirements for admission into a doctor of veterinary medicine (D.V.M.) program.

    As a pre-vet student, you will immerse yourself in the study of animal sciences, with courses in reproduction, nutrition, growth and health. With hands-on experiences in the on-campus labs and animal centers, you will learn to identify illnesses in animals and understand courses of treatment.

  • Degree Fit
  • This program could be a good fit if you:
    • Enjoy biology and other sciences
    • Like to work with animals
    • Interested in medicine and the well-being of animals
    • Are involved in 4-H or other agriculture-related activities
    • Are a good problem solver
  • Career Outcomes
  • With this degree, you could become a/an:
    • Veterinarian (with additional education)
    • Veterinary technician
    • Research support scientist
    • Animal keeper
    • Sales representative