Veterinary Schools and Colleges

Veterinary Schools
Colleges and Schools Listed
381
Veterinary schools are also referred to as veterinary medicine schools, and many of them offer a number of different undergraduate and graduate degree programs. Length of the veterinary training programs can vary as well depending on which degree a student is pursuing.

Students wishing to become veterinarians will study disciplines such as cellular biology, trigonometry, and organic chemistry. The best veterinary schools will offer a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree (DVM or VMD) accredited by the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA). This degree is obtained from a four year medical education setting, but there are also associate's degrees available from veterinary assistant schools and veterinary technician schools.

Becoming a veterinary tech or veterinary assistant is a great way for students to get their hands on the career field to see how much they like it, without actually needing to become a veterinarian.

Average Tuition Per Year
$19,600
The salary range for a veterinarian directly out of training is expected to be around $58,320 per year, while the salaries for veterinary assistants and veterinary technicians are roughly $38,470 per year.

We list 381 schools offering veterinary programs. Narrow your search to find colleges granting certificates, associate's diplomas, bachelor's diplomas, master's diplomas, and doctoral diplomas in veterinary majors.

The related programs are Medical, Medical Assistant, and Nursing.

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Alabama
Learn more about 3 veterinary schools and colleges in Birmingham, Auburn, and Tuskegee. About 200 veterinary diplomas and certificates are granted every year. Average tuition cost for veterinary degree programs in AL is about $20,600.

Alaska
We reviewed 2 veterinary schools and colleges in Fairbanks and Anchorage. About 100 veterinary diplomas and certificates are awarded every academic year. Average tuition for veterinary degree programs in AK: $18,000.

Arizona
We reviewed 10 veterinary schools and colleges in Mesa, Tucson, Phoenix, and Flagstaff. Approximately 400 veterinary diplomas are granted each year. Average tuition for veterinary programs in AZ is approximately $17,500.

Arkansas
Read about 1 veterinary school in Beebe. About 100 veterinary degrees are granted every academic year. Average tuition price for veterinary programs in AR is about $3,600.

California
We reviewed 25 veterinary schools and colleges in Sacramento, Pomona, Santa Rosa, Fresno, Redding, Walnut, Chula Vista, and 19 more cities. Approximately 1,000 veterinary diplomas and certificates are granted each academic year. Average tuition cost for veterinary programs in CA: $18,800.

Colorado
Get details on 9 veterinary schools and colleges in Denver, Colorado Springs, Glenwood Springs, Fort Collins, Aurora, and Westminster. Approximately 900 veterinary degrees are granted every academic year. Average tuition price for veterinary degree programs in CO is around $14,200.

Connecticut
Get details on 3 veterinary schools and colleges in Storrs, Middletown, and Winsted. Approximately 100 veterinary diplomas and certificates are awarded each year. Average tuition for veterinary degree programs in CT is approximately $22,400.

Delaware
Our listing contains 3 veterinary schools and colleges in Georgetown, Dover, and Newark. Around 100 veterinary degrees are awarded every year. Average tuition price for veterinary programs in DE - $22,600.

Florida
Get details on 14 veterinary schools and colleges in Fort Walton Beach, Winter Garden, Cocoa, Pensacola, Jacksonville, Fort Lauderdale, Tampa, and 11 other cities. About 500 veterinary diplomas and certificates are awarded each academic year. Average tuition for veterinary programs in FL is approximately $16,600.

Georgia
Detailed information about 7 veterinary schools and colleges in Athens, Thomasville, Fort Valley, Statesboro, Warner Robins, and Lawrenceville. Around 300 veterinary diplomas and certificates are awarded each academic year. Average tuition price for veterinary programs in GA is about $18,800.

Hawaii
Read about 1 veterinary school in Kaneohe. About 100 veterinary degrees are awarded every year. Average tuition price for veterinary programs in HI - $7,200.

Idaho
Get details on 6 veterinary schools and colleges in Rexburg, Coeur d'Alene, Moscow, Boise, Twin Falls, and Meridian. Approximately 100 veterinary diplomas and certificates are granted each year. Average tuition cost for veterinary programs in ID is approximately $8,700.

Illinois
Learn about 12 veterinary schools and colleges in Champaign, Chicago, Carterville, Rockford, Hillside, Bedford Park, Joliet, and 8 other cities. Around 400 veterinary diplomas are granted each year. Average tuition charges for veterinary programs in IL is about $18,600.

Indiana
Get details on 9 veterinary schools and colleges in Indianapolis, Fort Wayne, South Bend, West Lafayette, Muncie, Vincennes, and Michigan City. About 500 veterinary diplomas are granted each academic year. Average tuition for veterinary degree programs in IN is around $17,900.

Iowa
Read about 8 veterinary schools and colleges in Council Bluffs, Ankeny, Estherville, Cedar Rapids, Ames, Davenport, Calmar, and Sioux City. Approximately 300 veterinary diplomas are awarded every year. Average tuition for veterinary degree programs in IA is approximately $13,300.

Kansas
Our directory contains 11 veterinary schools and colleges in Great Bend, Dodge City, Parsons, Iola, Garden City, Colby, Manhattan, and 8 other cities. Approximately 300 veterinary degrees are awarded every academic year. Average tuition for veterinary degree programs in KS is about $15,600.

Kentucky
Read information about 4 veterinary schools and colleges in Louisville, Murray, Lexington, and Morehead. Around 200 veterinary diplomas are awarded every year. Average tuition price for veterinary degree programs in KY is roughly $15,800.

Louisiana
Read information about 6 veterinary schools and colleges in New Orleans, Baton Rouge, Bogalusa, and Natchitoches. About 200 veterinary diplomas and certificates are awarded each year. Average tuition price for veterinary programs in LA is approximately $5,800.

Maine
Our listing contains 2 veterinary schools and colleges in Biddeford and Augusta. Around 100 veterinary diplomas and certificates are awarded each year. Average tuition price for veterinary degree programs in ME is about $18,800.

Maryland
Learn more about 2 veterinary schools and colleges in College Park and Baltimore. Approximately 100 veterinary degrees are awarded every year. Average tuition charges for veterinary programs in MD is approximately $19,000.

Massachusetts
We reviewed 8 veterinary schools and colleges in Amherst, Pittsfield, Holyoke, Newton, Danvers, Worcester, and Medford. About 300 veterinary diplomas are granted every academic year. Average tuition cost for veterinary degree programs in MA is about $29,100.

Michigan
We list 20 veterinary schools and colleges in Grand Rapids, Port Huron, Adrian, Escanaba, Portage, Dearborn, Livonia, and 15 other cities. About 300 veterinary diplomas and certificates are granted each academic year. Average tuition charges for veterinary degree programs in MI is around $19,000.

Minnesota
Read about 12 veterinary schools and colleges in Rochester, Lakeville, Duluth, Waite Park, Plymouth, Elk River, Woodbury, and 8 other cities. About 500 veterinary diplomas are granted every academic year. Average tuition cost for veterinary degree programs in MN: $13,700.

Mississippi
Read information about 10 veterinary schools and colleges in Fulton, Senatobia, Perkinston, Decatur, Wesson, Scooba, Goodman, and 7 more cities. About 200 veterinary degrees are awarded each year. Average tuition for veterinary degree programs in MS is about $13,200.

Missouri
Learn more about 12 veterinary schools and colleges in Fenton, Kansas City, Neosho, Joplin, Columbia, Saint Peters, Maryville, Hillsboro, and Saint Louis. About 400 veterinary diplomas are granted each year. Average tuition price for veterinary programs in MO is approximately $14,900.

Nebraska
Learn about 6 veterinary schools and colleges in Omaha, Scottsbluff, Lincoln, Curtis, and Norfolk. Around 200 veterinary degrees are granted every academic year. Average tuition charges for veterinary programs in NE is about $9,500.

Nevada
Get details on 4 veterinary schools and colleges in Reno and Las Vegas. Approximately 200 veterinary diplomas and certificates are awarded each year. Average tuition price for veterinary programs in NV: $9,900.

New Hampshire
We list 1 veterinary school in Portsmouth. About 100 veterinary degrees are granted every academic year. Average tuition for veterinary degree programs in NH - $15,300.

New Jersey
Learn more about 2 veterinary schools and colleges in Paramus and Blackwood. Around 100 veterinary diplomas are awarded each academic year. Average tuition price for veterinary programs in NJ is about $4,900.

New Mexico
Get details on 7 veterinary schools and colleges in Albuquerque, Farmington, Roswell, Crownpoint, and Hobbs. Approximately 200 veterinary degrees are awarded each year. Average tuition for veterinary programs in NM - $3,200.

New York
We reviewed 15 veterinary schools and colleges in Buffalo, Canton, Stony Brook, Batavia, New York City, Dobbs Ferry, Stone Ridge, and 11 more cities. Approximately 600 veterinary degrees are awarded each year. Average tuition charges for veterinary programs in NY is about $19,400.

North Carolina
Read about 9 veterinary schools and colleges in Raleigh, Graham, Asheville, Durham, Thomasville, Greensboro, Dallas, and Sanford. Around 300 veterinary diplomas are awarded each academic year. Average tuition price for veterinary programs in NC: $13,500.

North Dakota
Learn more about 1 veterinary school in Fargo. About 100 veterinary diplomas and certificates are granted each year. Average tuition cost for veterinary degree programs in ND is about $16,400.

Ohio
Learn about 19 veterinary schools and colleges in Columbus, Kent, Findlay, Cincinnati, New Philadelphia, Blue Ash, Cleveland, and 12 more cities. About 800 veterinary diplomas are awarded each year. Average tuition cost for veterinary degree programs in OH is roughly $15,100.

Oklahoma
Learn more about 8 veterinary schools and colleges in Tulsa, Woodward, Stillwater, Langston, Oklahoma City, Tishomingo, and Miami. About 200 veterinary degrees are awarded every academic year. Average tuition price for veterinary programs in OK: $13,200.

Oregon
Learn more about 6 veterinary schools and colleges in Portland, Ontario, Corvallis, and Albany. About 200 veterinary degrees are granted each year. Average tuition for veterinary programs in OR is about $13,400.

Pennsylvania
Learn more about 18 veterinary schools and colleges in Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Allentown, Lewisburg, Hershey, University Park, Bryn Mawr, and 12 more cities. About 700 veterinary diplomas and certificates are granted each year. Average tuition price for veterinary degree programs in PA - $23,900.

Puerto Rico
We reviewed 2 veterinary schools and colleges in San Juan and Arecibo. About 100 veterinary degrees are awarded every year. Average tuition price for veterinary degree programs in PR is approximately $3,900.

South Carolina
Get details on 8 veterinary schools and colleges in Charleston, Greenville, Greenwood, Pendleton, Newberry, and Clemson. Approximately 100 veterinary diplomas are granted each academic year. Average tuition price for veterinary programs in SC is roughly $9,200.

South Dakota
Our listing contains 2 veterinary schools and colleges in Sioux Falls and Rapid City. Approximately 100 veterinary degrees are awarded every academic year. Average tuition for veterinary degree programs in SD: $14,500.

Tennessee
Learn about 7 veterinary schools and colleges in Knoxville, Columbia, Memphis, Harrogate, Chattanooga, Madisonville, and Gallatin. Approximately 300 veterinary degrees are granted every academic year. Average tuition charges for veterinary degree programs in TN is roughly $20,000.

Texas
Read information about 29 veterinary schools and colleges in San Antonio, Houston, Austin, Big Spring, Beeville, Lancaster, The Woodlands, and 18 other cities. About 700 veterinary degrees are awarded each academic year. Average tuition for veterinary degree programs in TX - $10,900.

Utah
Detailed information about 5 veterinary schools and colleges in Logan, Layton, West Jordan, and Ephraim. Approximately 100 veterinary degrees are awarded every year. Average tuition price for veterinary degree programs in UT: $14,300.

Vermont
Read information about 1 veterinary school in Randolph Center. Around 100 veterinary degrees are granted each academic year. Average tuition price for veterinary degree programs in VT - $21,200.

Virginia
Read about 6 veterinary schools and colleges in Richmond, Blacksburg, McLean, Annandale, Weyers Cave, and Martinsville. About 300 veterinary degrees are granted every academic year. Average tuition charges for veterinary programs in VA is roughly $15,700.

Washington
Read information about 8 veterinary schools and colleges in Renton, Lakewood, Yakima, Pullman, Bellingham, Seattle, and Longview. Around 500 veterinary degrees are awarded every year. Average tuition for veterinary degree programs in WA is approximately $16,800.

West Virginia
We reviewed 3 veterinary schools and colleges in Fairmont, Charleston, and Montgomery. Around 100 veterinary diplomas are awarded every academic year. Average tuition price for veterinary programs in WV: $8,900.

Wisconsin
Our directory contains 10 veterinary schools and colleges in Madison, Fond du Lac, Onalaska, Green Bay, Eau Claire, Middleton, Grand Chute, and Rothschild. Approximately 300 veterinary diplomas are awarded each year. Average tuition price for veterinary programs in WI is around $16,300.

Wyoming
Our listing contains 4 veterinary schools and colleges in Powell, Torrington, Casper, and Rock Springs. Around 100 veterinary degrees are granted every year. Average tuition for veterinary degree programs in WY is roughly $5,400.