Animal Science-Pre-Veterinary Medicine Option B.A./B.S.

Animal Science-Pre-Veterinary Medicine Option B.A./B.S. Web Site

Core Curriculum Courses42
Required courses in the major
AG 1131Intro To Agriculture1
AG 300Professional Agricultural Communications1
AG 400Seminar1
ANS 1119Introduction to Animal Science Laboratory1
Introduction to Animal Science *
ANS 319Anatomy and Physiology of Domestic Animals3
ANS 320Anatomy and Physiology of Domestic Animals Laboratory1
ANS 307Animal Feeds and Feeding3
ANS 308Animal Nutrition3
ANS 309Animal Breeding3
ANS 310Animal Genetics3
ANS 311Reproductive Physiology of Domestic Animals3
ANS 317Livestock Management Techniques3
FDSC 318Meat Technology3
Required Support Courses (with a minimum grade of D)
AEC 2317Agricultural Economics *3
AEC 380Agricultural Statistics3
or BSC 412 Quantitative Biology
or MATH 453 Essentials of Statistics
AG 405Internship Agri-Industries3
Introductory Biology I *
Introductory Biology II *
US-College Algebra *
US-General Ethics *
PreVet Concentration +
BIOL 2420General Microbiology4
CHEM 1311
CHEM 1111
CHEM 101
General and Quantitative Chemistry I
and General and Quantitative Chemistry Laboratory I
and General Chemistry Tutorial I *
CHEM 1312
CHEM 1112
CHEM 102
General and Quantitative Chemistry II
and General and Quantitative Chemistry Laboratory II
and General Chemistry Tutorial II *
CHEM 2323
CHEM 2123
CHEM 201
Organic Chemistry I
and Organic Chemistry Laboratory I
and Organic Chemistry Tutorial I
CHEM 2325
CHEM 2125
CHEM 202
Organic Chemistry II
and Organic Chemistry Laboratory II
and Organic Chemistry Tutorial II
CHEM 314General Biochemistry3
or AG 408 Nutritional Biochemistry
or CHEM 414 Biochemistry
Business/Professional Speaking *
Fundamentals of Public Speaking
Professional Communications
MATH 2312Pre-Calculus *3
PHYS 1401College Physics I4
PHYS 1402College Physics II4
VETT 100Introduction to the Profession of Veterinary Medicine 3
VETT 101Veterinary Medical Terminology1
Total Hours122

These courses can be used to fulfill the Core Curriculum Requirements and courses in the major.


Consult academic advisor to ensure you meet the prerequisites for the veterinary school you wish to apply to.

A grade of “C” or higher must be earned in all courses in this Major with the exception of the Support Course a grade of “D” is acceptable.

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