The University of Florida

College of Veterinary Medicine

Doctor of Veterinary Medicine

Address:

PO Box 114000, 222 Criser Hall

PO Box 115705

Gainesville, FL 32653

United States

Phone:

1-352-273-6217

Fax:

1-352-392-4447

Program Information

Degree Offered:

D.V.M.

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Students contemplating a career in veterinary medicine should acquire a sound foundation in the biological and physical sciences and general knowledge of the arts, humanities, and English both in high school and during their undergraduate pre-professional years. In addition, they should be motivated by a genuine concern for animals, a sincere desire to serve the public, a deep interest in the biological and medical sciences, and a profound feeling for the health of animal and human populations. They must have a high aptitude for scientific study and must possess excellent moral and ethical character. The pre-veterinary student's educational program and selection of activities should lead to the development of intellectual maturity, efficient study habits, and effective powers ofreasoning

Accreditation:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Loans Offered: Domestic students are eligible for Federal Financial Aid.

Locale: Midsize City

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