The University of Florida

College of Veterinary Medicine

Doctor of Veterinary Medicine


PO Box 114000, 222 Criser Hall

PO Box 115705

Gainesville, FL 32653

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Doctor of Veterinary Medicine

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


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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