The Pre-Veterinary program at Brevard College is designed to prepare you for a career in animal caregiving. Graduate with the knowledge and applied experience that you need to confidently move forward and meet your academic and professional goals.
Not only does Brevard’s Pre-veterinary Program provide you with the foundational knowledge you need to be a pet care specialist, but also the information you need to make informed school and career decisions.
What you'll experience in the Pre-Veterinary program
- Veterinary observation and direct experience that will make your application more competitive.
- Work one-on-one with dedicated, innovative faculty and develop lifelong friendships, mentorships, and connections.
- An education with a strong liberal arts foundation.
- Teachers and mentors who help you explore, nurture, and expand your interests.
- Guidance so you can hit developmental and procedural milestones and be prepared to apply for graduate and professional programs.
MAJORS, MINORS, AND CONCENTRATIONS
You may choose to major in Biology, Health Science Studies, or Integrated Studies with appropriate emphasis.
For acceptance to some professional schools, students may choose any major, taking courses required for the professional school in the Division of Science and Mathematics.
Students interested in pre-dentistry, pre-medicine, pre-nursing, pre-veterinary, and other pre-health professional school studies may major in Biology or Health Science Studies in the Division of Science and Mathematics or major in Integrated Studies with appropriate emphases. For acceptance to some professional schools, students may choose any major, taking courses required for the professional school in the Division of Science and Mathematics.
Studying Pre-Veterinary at Brevard can lead to careers in a variety of fields:
- Study Veterinary Medicine in Grad School
- Pet care specialist
- Environmental consultant
- Higher education lecturer
- Nature conservation officer
- Research scientist (medical)
- Research scientist (life sciences)
- Veterinary nurse
Brevard College is consistently recognized as one of the best liberal arts colleges. The College’s focus on experiential learning, small class sizes, and location the mountains of Western North Carolina near Asheville makes Brevard a top choice college for students around the world.
Brevard College, One Brevard College Drive, Brevard, NC 28712 | 1-828-884-8332
This institution is an equal opportunity provider.