Education

Opening the door to your future

UGA Vet Med is where you can find your path – modern facilities, incredible faculty and a depth and breadth of specialties that can deliver the exposure and experience needed out in the real world. No matter if you’re studying to practice veterinary medicine or are an aspiring researcher, there are opportunities to stretch out, challenge yourself, and explore. 

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Academic Departments

Leading the way in teaching and research

DVM Program

Start your journey to becoming a DVM

Master’s and PhD Programs

Taking it to the next level

Intern & Residency Programs

The next step in your veterinary career

Continuing Education

Serving the community through lifelong learning

K-12 Programs

Dreaming of being a veterinarian?

Education at a glance

7

Academic departments

11

Degrees offered

200+

Faculty

60+

CE courses annually

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    Making Opportunity from Adversity

    The College of Veterinary Medicine accepted its first black students in 1969. Esco Hall, Jr. and Henry McKelvin were already acquainted, as they had completed their undergraduate degrees together at what is now Fort Valley University. Hailing from small towns…

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    A Poultry Powerhouse

    College Station Road is a major thoroughfare in Athens, GA. It’s a wide road that runs from the main University of Georgia campus to the more residential east side of town. Driving along in a haze at the start or…

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    Vet students become teachers after the bell

    Beginning in 2017, Purdue University has offered the This Is How We "Role” grant to colleges and schools of veterinary medicine around the country. The grant allows for the delivery of a 12-week curriculum of classes designed by Purdue to…