This sequence prepares students for entry into schools or colleges of Veterinary Medicine. The program of study includes Animal Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics and Math courses. Graduates of Veterinary Medicine with a DVM may find career opportunities in clinical practice, with government agencies and in private industry.
Why Study Agriculture - Pre-Veterinary Medicine?
The Agriculture major at Illinois State offers a wide array of sequences to prepare students planning on working in any aspect within the agricultural industry. Students who graduate with a degree in Agriculture are not just limited to working on "the farm." They are desirable employees in various industries and career fields. Agricultural Science provides a broad background for working in the agricultural and natural resources industry.
Pre-Veterinary Medicine students can participate in the Indy-pendence Service Dogs Organization. They help train service dogs that will one day be put to work helping people in need. Students also have the opportunity to participate in Calf Watch at the University Farm.