Majors and Programs

College of Agriculture and Life Sciences: Veterinary Medicine

Students who are preparing for admission to the College of Veterinary Medicine should consider Iowa State’s undergraduate preveterinary medicine program. Coursework is mainly from the basic sciences with the addition of communications, social sciences, and humanities. Students may enroll in any curriculum in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences to complete these courses. Iowa State’s College of Veterinary Medicine was the first public veterinary college established in the United States (1879).  The college is a cornerstone of one of the world’s largest concentrations of animal health professionals, with the USDA’s National Animal Disease Center, the National Veterinary Sciences Laboratories, and the Center for Veterinary Biologics.

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Preveterinary Medicine and Animal Sciences
  The Expanding World of Agriculture and Life Sciences

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