Pre-veterinary medicine programs often consist of courses in biochemistry, chemistry, and biology. Students taking these courses as part of a pre-vet program would be preparing themselves well for a career in several different health professions.
Pre-Vet in General Veterinary Studies
Students who are interested in going to veterinary medical school typically major in biology, chemistry or biochemistry.[+]
Bachelor in Pre-Veterinary Medicine
Students who are interested in going to veterinary medical school typically major in biology, chemistry or biochemistry. As these majors include both the required courses for entrance into professional schools as well as additional coursework that will help prepare students for veterinary programs and for the entrance exam (the Graduate Record Examination or Medical College Admissions Test). However, other degrees can also prepare students for health professions; thus students are encouraged to major in the field where they excel and should consult a Pre-health Professions advisor about coursework.
Members of the Department of Chemistry, Biochemistry, and Physics and the Department of Biology offer guidance to students and write recommendations through our Pre-Health Professional Committee (PHPC) composed of biology, chemistry, biochemistry, and physics faculty.... [-]