Pre-Veterinary Medicine

  • Pre-Professional


Interested in veterinary school? Get the four-year degree and liberal arts background you’ll need. With the help of our dedicated and experienced faculty, prepare for the Graduate Record Exam, and build the work ethic you’ll need to further your studies and career in the veterinary field. At UJ, you will also benefit from the University’s strengths:

  • Small class sizes
  • State-of-the-art laboratory facilities
  • Rigorous, interesting classes in an informal setting
  • Project-oriented experiments and engagement in research
  • Courses and labs taught by faculty, not graduate students
  • Advisors informed about requirements in Pre-Veterinary Medicine
Choose a major of biology, chemistry, biochemistry, or talk to your academic advisor to pick the perfect major to fit your goals!


Lab Work

Engage in research, on or off campus, by designing and conducting project-oriented experiments in our state-of-the art labs.


Obtain work experience and make informed career choices through supervised internships of a semester or more in length.

Graduate and professional school placements have included:
  • Colorado State University
  • Iowa State University
  • Kansas State University


Employment Options
  • Veterinarian (VMD)
  • Veterinarian Technician
  • Zoo Veterinarian

Tuition and Financial Aid

We believe every student, regardless of their financial situation, should have access to a UJ education. 100% of our full-time undergraduate students have some type of financial aid, with scholarship packages starting at $8,000 minimum. Your counselor for admissions personally walks you through financial aid, including the process of filing a FAFSA, maximizing your eligibility for aid, and answering any questions you may have along the way.