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Embracing the Future of Veterinary Medicine

Explore the future of veterinary education with the University of Arizona College of Veterinary Medicine's innovative program, tailored for the next generation of professionals. Progressive hands-on learning, a student-centered curriculum, and team-based training take students out of the classroom and prepare them for real-world practice.  

The Kemper and Ethel Marley Foundation Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Program

Our three-year Doctor of Veterinary Medicine program provides the foundation in veterinary medicine and surgery that future practitioners need, plus the professional and clinical skills critical for success. The degree is delivered over six pre-clinical semesters in on-campus facilities, followed by three clinical semesters within a network of training sites that allow each student to experience the profession actively.  

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Prospective Students 

Our admissions process focuses on assessing candidates as unique, multidimensional individuals. We consider the academic and personal history and an applicant’s overall fit with our mission and values.  

What sets our program apart from traditional training? 

Arizona College of Veterinary Medicine breaks the mold of traditional programs by taking a whole-person approach to training the industry's future leaders. 

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