Apr 25, 2019  
2012-2013 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2012-2013 Undergraduate Catalog [NOTE!!!! THIS IS AN ARCHIVED CATALOG. FOR THE CURRENT CATALOG, GO TO CATALOG.NIU.EDU]

Pre-veterinary Medicine


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Students preparing to study in this field may be admitted to professional schools after 60 semester hours of college work, but most will have completed three or four years prior to entrance.

Requirements


  • Appropriate electives selected in consultation with adviser

Physics


1 year, including laboratory

Animal Science


1 semester (not offered at NIU; usually taken at a community college or at a veterinary medicine school immediately prior to entrance.) Prospective veterinarians should acquire essential experience by assisting a practicing veterinarian prior to applying for admission to a school of veterinary medicine

Recommended


Additional courses in chemistry and mathematics such as the following courses.

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