Animal & Veterinary Science: Science/Pre-Veterinary

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.

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

With this degree, you could become a/an:

  • Veterinarian (with additional education)
  • Veterinary technician
  • Research support scientist
  • Animal keeper
  • Sales representative

Available On-Campus

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