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Veterinary medicine

Majors and programs preparing you for a career in veterinary medicine and more.

Veterinary medicine

Thinking about a college major that will prepare you to work in veterinary medicine? K-State has you covered with flexible degree programs, certificates and other options to get you started on your path to success.

Is this a good fit for me?

If any of these characteristics describe you, you may be interested in veterinary medicine.

  • I enjoy working with animals.
  • I care about animal welfare.
  • I want to learn more about treating/preventing illness.
  • I like to study, do research, or be in the lab.
  • I am detail-oriented.
  • I am a strong communicator.
  • I work well under pressure.
  • I like using science and math to solve problems.
  • People describe me as being caring, empathetic and a good listener.
  • I enjoy teaching and training.

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