Pre-Vet Heart Dissection Lab
The Path to Veterinary Success

If your future includes working with animals in a health-related capacity, Pre-Vet: The Path to Veterinary Success is a great way to start your undergraduate experience!

You will live in Abel Hall and take introductory science courses necessary for veterinary medicine and similar careers.

You will also be invited to learn about opportunities to apply your skills in situations like Education Abroad and to visit local veterinary practices and, potentially, veterinary schools in nearby states.

Pre-Vet Learning Community

Community Details

Open To

First-year students intending to pursue a career in veterinary science



AGRI 103: Introduction to Agricultural and Natural Resource Systems 

LIFE 120 & 120L: Fundamentals of Biology I & Lab 

Major-appropriate "101" course such as VBMS 101: Introduction to Animal Health Careers 


LIFE 121 & 121L: Fundamentals of Biology II & Lab

Meet the Faculty Sponsors

Dr. Michael P. Carlson
Lila Tooker