Courses

Here is a guide of recommended courses to take in preparation for veterinary school. This is not an exhaustive list. While these are commonly required courses, you are responsible to check with the schools you wish to apply for specific requirements.

Recommended Courses

Biology—1 year

Both BL 1100 with BL 1110 and BL 1200 with BL 1210 are required or you may choose BL 1400 with BL 1410 and an additional Biology course with lab.

Chemistry with Lab — 1 year

Both courses and labs are required.

Organic Chemistry with Lab — 1 year

Both courses and labs are required.

Physics with Lab — 1 year

Both courses and labs are required.

You can choose the set of courses with lab above or this set of courses with lab.

English — 1 year

Course is required. You may take an additional english-related goal area 4 or humanities and fine arts elective.

Behavioral Sciences — 1 year

PSY 2000 or higher and SS 2700

Mathematics — 1 semester

You may take MA 1135 or MA 1160 and MA 1161.

Biochemistry — 1 semester

You can choose either course to fulfill requirement.

Genetics — 1 semester

Statistics — 1 semester

Other Recommended Courses 

Anatomy and Physiology I and II with Lab

Both courses and labs are required.

Cell Biology

You can choose either course to fulfill requirement.

Humanities

Can choose any HU course, some recommended are listed below.

Microbiology — 1 semester

Zoology