Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences

DVM/PhD Program with Tufts School of Veterinary Medicine


55 Lake Avenue, North

Worcester, MA 01655

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

DVM/PhD Program with Tufts School of Veterinary Medicine

Format: Campus

Program Description:

This dual-degree program provides an opportunity for a limited number of highly qualified students to pursue the Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) and the Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) degrees simultaneously over approximately seven years. Students receive rigorous training in a basic science research discipline, as well as full academic and clinical training as a veterinarian. PhD research program concentrations include biochemistry, cell biology, immunology and virology, molecular genetics and microbiology, neuroscience, pharmacology, and cellular and molecular physiology.


New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: No

International Financial Aid: No

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive

Loans Offered: Availability of financial aid varies depending on course status and matriculation. Check with your advisor to determine your eligibility and application procedures.

Locale: Large City

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