Pre-Veterinary Medicine (Minor)

The minor in pre-veterinary medicine is intended for those students who plan to apply to veterinary school. The minor includes courses that satisfy the prerequisite coursework of most veterinary schools; cover the majority of topics on the GRE, VCAT, and other entrance examinations; and increase the competitiveness of a student’s application.


The pre-veterinary medicine minor requires a total of 35 credits. A minimum grade of C- must be earned in all courses applied to the minor.


Minor Requirements

Minor Required Courses

Pre-Veterinary Medicine Minor Requirements: 35 credits
BIO 151General Biology I

3

BIO 151LGeneral Biology I Lab

1

BIO 152General Biology II

3

BIO 152LGeneral Biology II Lab

1

CHM 151Principles of Chemistry I

3

CHM 151LPrinciples of Chemistry I Lab

1

CHM 152Principles of Chemistry II

3

CHM 152LPrinciples of Chemistry II Lab

1

CHM 221Organic Chemistry I

3

CHM 221LOrganic Chemistry I Lab

1

CHM 222Organic Chemistry II

3

CHM 222LOrganic Chemistry II Lab

1

MA 132Statistical Analysis

3

PHYS 161College Physics I

3

OR

PHYS 271General Physics I

3

PHYS 161LCollege Physics I Lab

1

OR

PHYS 271LGeneral Physics I Lab

1

PHYS 162College Physics II

3

OR

PHYS 272General Physics II

3

PHYS 162LCollege Physics II Lab

1

OR

PHYS 272LGeneral Physics II Lab

1

Minor Recommended Courses

Recommended: 20 credits
BIO 161Anatomy and Physiology I

3

BIO 161LAnatomy and Physiology I Lab

1

BIO 162Anatomy and Physiology II

3

BIO 162LAnatomy and Physiology II Lab

1

BIO 260Microbiology

3

BIO 260LMicrobiology Lab

1

BIO 262Genetics for Majors

3

BIO 262LGenetics for Majors Lab

1

BIO 441Biochemistry

3

BIO 441LBiochemistry Lab

1