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Veterinary Science

University of Nebraska-Lincoln

48 months
Duration
24900 USD/year
24900 USD/year
7770 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The bachelor of science in Veterinary Science degree at University of Nebraska-Lincoln allows students to enter into the biomedical science or animal health career fields as a veterinary scientist. It helps qualify students for admission to a veterinary medical school.

Overview

Courses in veterinary science are designed to broaden students’ knowledge of anatomy, biochemistry, histology, immunology, microbiology, molecular biology, pathology, pharmacology, toxicology, and virology as they relate to diverse mammalian species.

At the University of Nebraska-Lincoln we offer a bachelor degree in Veterinary Science. Program focus is on animal health. Prepare for a career in veterinary or biomedical science or microbiology. Prepare for a career in veterinary medicine as a veterinarian and earn a BS degree. 

Tailor your program to meet pre-veterinary medicine requirements for any college of veterinary medicine in North America. Qualify to apply to the veterinary college of your choice while you earn a BS degree. Completion does not guarantee you will be accepted to attend any veterinary college.

Career Opportunities

Earn a BS degree, and prepare for a career in:

  • Veterinary medicine
  • Microbiology
  • Biomedical or veterinary research
  • Veterinary pharmaceutics
  • Animal production
  • Animal protection and conservation
  • Regulatory or governmental affairs
  • Qualify to apply to any accredited school or college of veterinary medicine in North America

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Principles and Prevention of Livestock Diseases
  • Introduction to Veterinary Anatomy
  • Integrated Principles and Prevention of Livestock Diseases
  • Functional Histology
  • General Pharmacology and Toxicology
  • Basic Molecular Infectious Diseases

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Transcripts: You will self-report your academic record. Use an unofficial transcript to fill in your information
  • ACT/SAT
  • After you've taken the ACT or SAT, request the testing institution to send us your official scores. Our codes are: ACT: 2482 and SAT: 6877
  • Application Fee: There is a $45 application fee payable with a credit card or a check. Make the check out to the University of Nebraska–Lincoln and put the applicant's name on the memo line
  • Scholarship Statement: To be considered for leadership and diversity scholarships, you must write a 500-word essay all about you. Focus on leadership, career goals and community service

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    24900 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 830 USD per credit during 48 months.
  • National

    24900 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 830 USD per credit during 48 months.
  • In-State

    7770 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 259 USD per credit during 48 months.

Living costs for Lincoln

926 - 1371 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

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