By: Natalia D. P.


A veterinarian's job is to care and look after a person's pet. If the animal is sick, it's their job to find a way to help the animal recover.Average Salary: $96,140

Courses recommended: animal physiology and anatomy, biology, zoology, animal science, chemistry and microbiology.

North Carolina State University

Size-Large. Raleigh,NC


Student-Faculty Ratio: 17:1

Number of students that apply:31,331

Number of students accepted:8,930

Application Requirements: Required: SAT or ACT- ACT Writing Component Required Recommended:SAT Subject Test

Becker College Private

Location- Worcester, MA


Student Faculty Ration- 16:1

Major- Veterinary Studies

Application Requirements- SAT or ACT

Number that apply-3,040

Number admitted-1,985

Requirements:2.5 GPA to be considered for Vet Science- SAT or ACT Scores

MSU College of Veterinary Medicine

Location-Mississippi, MS


Student Faculty Ratio-19:1

Major-Veterinary Studies

Application Requirements-ACT or SAT GPA range 3.4-3.9

Number that apply-7,646

Number Admitted-2,974

Financial Information for MSU College of Veterinary Medicine

Estimated Cost: In State-$21,932 Out of State-$33,376

Average Financial Aid: $15,020

Scholarships: N/A


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