Healthcare that deals with the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of disease, disorder and injury in non-human animals
Veterinarians play a major role in the health of our society by caring for animals and by using their expertise and education to protect and improve human health as well. Learn more about the classes and the national exam you need to prepare for veterinary school/college. Also learn information about veterinary schools and general information about veterinary medicine.
What classes do I need to take?
The following courses are required for applicants to the Michigan State University College of Veterinary Medicine (MSU CVM). However, some or all courses may apply to other schools. You are responsible for checking each school's website for their specific requirements.
What is the national standardized test?
What else should I know?
More information, such as what you should major in at UM-Dearborn and what else you can do to prepare for the profession, can be found on our FAQ page.
- For current UM-Dearborn students, contact Tahnee Prokopow, director of Health Professions Advising or schedule an appointment online (Instructions for scheduling Pre-Health advising appointments).
- For prospective and transfer students, contact UM-Dearborn Admissions.