Career Planning

Career Planning

Career planning is vital for any professional, especially in veterinary medicine. Planning for your future can be stressful and intimidating, but you are not alone.

Why is career planning essential for future success?

The Student Life Career Advising & Development team is here to help you attain a rewarding career in the veterinary field. We work collaboratively to design a career plan that aligns with your goals, strengths, and values and find various techniques to attain a healthy lifestyle. We are here whether you seek career counseling, resume/CV advice, interviewing tips, job search strategies, or professional development opportunities. Learn how we can help advance your career. 

VetCat Career Data

Clinical Practice


*AVMA Graduating Senior Survey

Advanced Education Practice


*AVMA Graduating Senior Survey

Employment Rate


*Arizona Graduate Survey

Meet our Assistant Director of Career Services, Anais Garcia.

I'm a first-generation college graduate passionate about helping students achieve their professional goals. My focus is to assist students in different facets of their academic careers, from navigating their graduate years and educational requirements to providing them with the resources needed to reach their goals beyond graduation. So let's work together to see how I can help you achieve your professional dreams. 

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Areas of Support

Veterinary Career Opportunities

The field of veterinary medicine is diverse and offers many employment opportunities. Discover where your passion for veterinary medicine can take you. 

Networking Support

Learn how to build your network and set up your foundation for a possible long-term relationship with a colleague or a future employer.


In today's interconnected world, virtual communication is not just an option, sometimes is the only way to connect with others.

Resume & Cover Letters

Discover how to showcase your education, skills, and experience and set yourself apart from other candidates. See how we can help refine your resume.

Interview Preparation

Learn how you can impress your desired employer with your experience and all the incredible assets you would bring to their company. Learn how we can help you prepare.

Job Search & Resources

Whether you are a business looking to hire or a student hoping to find a position, we have resources for you. 

Professional Development

We support and provide valuable opportunities and information that supplement our formal curriculum and contribute to each student's educational experience.

Are you preparing for your career but want to tackle debt along the way? Learn more about proactively managing your financial well-being.

DVM Educational Debt (The University of Arizona Data)

  • Average $222,599
  • Resident Average: Pending
  • Non-Resident Average: Pending

Learn more about your financial resources.

College of Veterinary Medicine Career Fair

Save the Date: July 19, 2014​​​​​​

The Office of Student Affairs offers an excellent opportunity for Corporate Practice, Private Practice, Government, Pet Food Companies, Non-Profits, and many more to interact with our future graduates. Our newly established veterinary college has over 300 Doctor of Veterinary Medicine students excelling in our full-time, rigorous, three-year program. This event will allow our highly motivated and professional student body to network with industry professionals as they promote their organizations.

Explore and Prepare

Career Fair

Need Additional Career Help?

Our career services focus on educating and empowering students to apply their veterinary & professional skills to achieve their professional aspirations. Can't find what you are looking for or would like more information? Let us know.

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