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Pre-Veterinary Medicine and Science

Pre-Veterinary Medicine and Science

A specialization in Pre-Veterinary Medicine & Science prepares students to face the challenges of advanced degree study in veterinary school and post-graduate research.

What will I study?

Courses include the application of physical and chemical sciences to the raising and production of beef cattle, horses, dairy cattle, swine and companion animals.

Other advanced classes in beef cattle management, swine management, dairy cattle management and equine science help students assimilate the knowledge and skills learned in previous courses and apply it to real-life situations.

Typical degree program

Here’s an example of a typical four-year undergraduate degree program in Animal Science specializing in Pre-Veterinary Medicine & Science.

Career Opportunities: Where will I work?

Contact Information

To receive more information about this program please fill out the form at: Request Information

Feel free to contact the Coordinating Counselor for Pre-Veterinary Medicine and Science:

Also feel free to contact the Coordinator of Student Recruitment for the College of Agricultural Sciences: