Pre-Veterinary Studies

The admission requirements for Texas A&M University College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences and other veterinary schools throughout the United States most often include an earned bachelor’s degree with the following: 8 semester hours of general animal nutrition and science; 16 semester hours of introductory and advanced biology; 8 semester hours of general chemistry; 8 semester hours of organic chemistry; 8 semester hours of biochemistry; 3 semester hours of communication; 12 semester of English composition, literature, and technical writing; 6 semester hours of mathematics; and 8 semester hours of physics.  With that said, Texas A&M University College of Veterinary Medicine, which is the only veterinary college in Texas, does accept applications from students who have not as of yet completed an undergraduate degree. Information regarding Texas A&M University College of Veterinary Medicine admission requirements can be found on their website. To learn more about preparing for a career as a veterinarian, review the following curriculum suggestions, professional resources, and virtual link to the Texas A&M University College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences.

Professional Resources.
Texas Medical and Dental School Application Service (includes Veterinary) .
https://www.tmdsas.com/
Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges.
http://www.aavmc.org/ .
Veterinary Medical College Application Service.
http://www.aavmc.org/Students-Applicants-and-Advisors/Veterinary-Medical-College-Application-Service.aspx .
Graduate Record Examination.
https://www.ets.org/gre/

 Veterinary School in Texas.
Texas A&M University College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences.
http://vetmed.tamu.edu/