The program shown exceeds the minimum requirements for admission to some veterinary colleges, including the University of Wisconsin-Madison and the University of Minnesota. Based on the experiences of its many successful pre-veterinary students, the university recommends that students complete the full program in order to be better prepared for veterinary school.
C. Science and Math 63-69 cr. hrs.
MATH 146, 147 4-10 cr.
ANSC 341 Biometrics 3 cr.
or MATH 216 Elementary Statistical Concepts
BIOL 150, 230, 240, 324 13 cr.
CHEM 121 (or 120), 122, 231, 232, 236, 237, 361 21 cr.
PHYS 151, 152, 156, 157 10 cr.
ANSC 111, 121, 231, 257 (or BIOL 350), 345 13 cr.
Variable number of credits selected to meet requirements of specific veterinary colleges and/or to fulfill academic major and minor requirements for a degree.
TOTAL 84-90 cr. hrs.
Students have the greatest success in applying to a veterinary school in the state in which they reside. For most River Falls students these schools include the University of Wisconsin-Madison and the University of Minnesota in St. Paul.
These schools have similar course requirements for admission. Application to other Schools of Veterinary Medicine is also possible.