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Pre–Veterinary Medicine

 Options: Bachelor's

 Location: Main Campus

General Information

The Bachelor of Science in Biology/Pre–Veterinary Medicine is designed to prepare students for admission into professional programs in veterinary medicine. Completion of the program will ensure that the minimum admission requirements for the College of Veterinary Medicine at Michigan State University are met. Students must also complete a minimum number of hours of documented observational or work experience under the supervision of a veterinarian. Requirements for other schools of veterinary medicine may vary.

Career Opportunities

The Pre–Veterinary Medicine program at Ferris is designed to prepare students for admission to the School of Veterinary Medicine at Michigan State University.

Doctors of veterinary medicine may pursue a variety of career paths, such as ensuring public health, caring for companion animals, controlling animal diseases and providing veterinary medical education.

The future for doctors of veterinary medicine is bright. With an increasing population of companion animals, there is more need than ever for well-trained, compassionate professionals to enter the field of veterinary medicine.

Admission Requirements

New Student Admission Requirements

  • Minimum 2.50 High School GPA (on a 4.00 scale)
  • ACT Score of 17 or SAT Score of 900

Transfer Student Admission Requirements

  • 2.50 Overall GPA (on a 4.00 scale)
  • At least 12 credits, including an English and Mathematics course.

More Information

Lead Advisor: Dr. James Scott
Phone: (231) 591-2620
Email: [email protected]

Professional Advisor: Jenice Winowiecki
Phone: (231) 591-2555
Email: [email protected]