Pre-veterinary at Oklahoma State is a statement of intent that demonstrates an interest
in exploring a professional veterinary education after graduating from OSU. No one
major is a better fit for a future veterinary student, and we encourage degree selection
based on individual interests, talents and skills. Students may apply to veterinary
school from any major at OSU as long as they have completed coursework required for
the veterinary application process.
Why pre-veterinary at OSU?
OSU's pre-veterinary resources help students develop into holistically prepared candidates,
provide guidance about the admissions process and help connect students with peers
and professional organizations to get involved and learn more about opportunities
in the veterinary field.
Did you know that OSU has its own College of Veterinary Medicine? The Early Admission Program is an incredible opportunity for students to have a guaranteed spot in the OSU College
of Veterinary Medicine,Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) program once they have completed all requirements.
We’re here to holistically educate and counsel you while you build toward your future
in veterinary medicine. Our Pre-Professional Health & Law Support Services office
can help you explore your career options, connect with the veterinary field and prepare
for your journey ahead. Our team can also provide support as you apply to veterinary
At OSU you can prepare for entry into veterinary school from any of our academic majors
by working with your advisor. Some academic studies allow a more direct path, incorporating
many prerequisite courses into your regular studies; these options may allow you to
choose a specific area of interest and still prepare for a future veterinary medicine
Did you know OSU undergraduates can pursue any of our 200+ degree programs and qualify
as a pre-vet student? Explore all of your options and find the program that best fits
your interests and passions.