AVMA Accredited Schools

  • There are 28 AVMA (American Veterinary Medical Association) accredited schools for veterinary medicine in the United States, and 11 in other countries.
  • Veterinary School is a four-year program (most students enter into veterinary school after completing an undergraduate degree). Specialty programs such as pathology and internal medicine require additional schooling.
  • Admission to veterinary school is competitive. For a list of individual requirements by school go to: www.aavmc.org.

AVMA Accredited Colleges in the US:

AVMA Accredited Colleges abroad:




The Netherlands

New Zealand


Other schools of veterinary medicine commonly attended by US Citizens

West Indies