Veterinary education is the tertiary education of veterinarians. To become a veterinarian, one must first complete a veterinary degree. In the United States and Canada, almost all veterinary medical degrees are second entry degrees, and require several years of previous study at the university level.
Below is the list of Veterinary Schools in Uganda
School of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Resources
Makerere University College of Veterinary Medicine, Animal Resources and Bio-Security
How many years do you have to go to school to be a veterinarian?
4 years In the United States, veterinary school is a four-year degree program following undergraduate Bachelor’s degree level education (a total of 7 to 9 years: 3 to 5 years undergraduate plus 4 years of veterinary school)
How long does it take to become a veterinarian?
Most states require veterinarians to complete an accredited DVM program and pass the North American Veterinary Licensing Examination. How long does it take to become a veterinarian? It can take eight years to graduate from veterinary school, including four years of undergraduate study and four years of graduate study
How do you become a veterinarian?
How to Become a Veterinarian
- Step 1: Complete a Bachelor’s Degree Program. Most schools of veterinary medicine require or prefer applicants to have a bachelor’s degree.
- Step 2: Earn a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine.
- Step 3: Become Licensed.
- Step 4: Gain Experience.
- Step 5: Become Certified in a Specialty.
- Step 6: Join a Professional Association.
How much does veterinary school cost?
A Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree typically costs $28,000-$54,000 per year for in-state tuition and fees (resident rate) or $41,000-$66,000 per year (for four years) for out-of-state tuition and fees (non-resident rate). In general, tuition costs are higher for non-residents attending a state school.