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

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Academic departments

11

Degrees offered

200+

Faculty

60+

CE courses annually

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    Making Opportunity from Adversity

    February 2021: In January 2021, the University of Georgia celebrated 60 years of desegregation. Two students took the first step to break down barriers and pave the way for those who followed. In 1969, Drs. Hall and McKelvin became the…

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    CVM alums form organizations for cultural change

    It is no secret that veterinary medicine is lacking diversity. Once dubbed the “whitest profession” in the United States by The Atlantic, veterinary medicine is 90% white (down from 96.5% in 2013 when the article was written) and 71% female.…

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    A Ten-Karat Heart of Gold

    Like most, Karen Burns had never heard of the Caucasian shepherd before her son adopted one. These little-known dogs are nothing short of enormous—bred to protect livestock in Eastern Europe’s Caucasus Mountains, they are big, fluffy, and (arguably) imposing. But…