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Curriculum Digest

Year 1 1st Semester Courses Credits Year 1 2nd Semester Courses Credits
DVM 5200 Intro to Dom Anim/Med math & Terminology 2 DVM 5731 Form and Function Ib 7
DVM 5630 Form and Function Ia 6 DVM 5341 Pathologic basis of Disease 3
DVM 5210 Clinical and Professional skills Ia 2 DVM 5251 Immunology 2
DVM 5240 Prof and professionalism 2 DVM 5121 Clinical presentations Ib 1
DVM 5120 Clinical Presentations Ia 1 DVM 5281 Animal Behavior and Welfare 2
DVM 5160 Intro to Animal Care 1 DVM 5211 Clinical and Professional skills Ib 2
VM 5370 Princ epidemiology 3 DVM 5361 Bacteriology 3
DVM 5380 Parasitology 3 DVM 5271 Virology 2
DVM 5190 Inquiry and Investigation 1
Total 21 Total 22
Year 2 3rd Semester Courses Credits Year 2 4th Semester Courses Credits
DVM 6200 Animal Industries 2 DVM 6241 Public Health & Food Safety 2
DVM 6320 Clinical presentations IIa 3 DVM 6251 Introduction to Diagnostic Imaging 2
DVM 6310 Clinical and Professional skills IIa 3 DVM 6361 Principles of Anesthesia 3
DVM 6340 Systemic Pathology 3 DVM 6311 Clinical and Professional skills IIb 3
DVM 6350 Clinical Pathology 3 DVM 6321 Clinical Presentations IIb 3
DVM 6260 Animal Feeding and Nutrition 2 DVM 6131 Theriogenology Priciples 1
DVM 6170 Principles of One Health 1 DVM 6271 Principles of Surgery 2
DVM 6380 Pharm and Tox 3 DVM 6281 Small Animal Med & Surg 2
DVM 6290 Intro to Health Management 2 DVM 6191 Food Animal Med & Surg 1
DVM 6101 Equine Med & Surg 1
Total 22 Total 20
Year 3 5th Semester Courses Credits Year 3 6th Semester Courses Credits
DVM 7200 Outbreak Invest & Disaster resp 2 DVM 7321 Clinical Presentations IIIb 3
DVM 7220 Clinical Presentaions IIIa 2 DVM 7311 Clinical and Professional skills IIIb 3
DVM 7310 Clinical and Professional skills IIIa 3 DVM 7231 Therapeutics 2
DVM 7160 Anesthesia and Analgesia Applications 1 DVM 7241 Prod Adv Health Mtg & Prev Med 2
DVM 7390 Food Animal Med & Surg 3 DVM 7151 Regulatory Vet Med 1
DVM 7300 Equine Med & Surg 3 DVM 7381 Small Anim Med & Surg 3
DVM 7480 Small Anim Med & Surg 4 DVM 7101 Equine Med & Surg 1
DVM 7130 Theriogenology 1 DVM 7191 Food Anim Med & Surg 1
DVM 7140 Business Skills & Workforce prep 1 DVM 7161 Avian & Exotic Med & Surg 1
DVM 7150 SA Dentistry 1 DVM 7471 Elective Production Animal Health (select 1) 4
DVM 7170 Elective Production Animal Health (select 1) 1 DVM 7473 Elective One Health (select 1)
DVM 7172 Elective One Health (select 1) DVM 7475 Elective Equine Health (select 1)
DVM 7174 Elective Equine Health (select 1) DVM 7477 Elective Academic and Industry (select 1)
DVM 7176 Elective Academic and Industry (select 1) DVM 7479 Elective General Veterinary Practice (select 1)
DVM 7178 Elective General Veterinary Practice (select 1)
Total 22 Total 21
Year 4 Core Courses Credits Year 4 Selective Courses Credits
DVM 8480 Companion Animal Medicine and Surgery 4 DVM 8481 Rural or Regional Practice Selective 4
DVM 8400 Equine Medicine and Surgery 4 DVM 8482 Required Selective 4
DVM 8490 Food Animal Medicine and Surgery 4 DVM 8282 Required Selective 2
DVM 8250 Diagnositc Pathology 2 DVM 8462 Designated Selective 4
DVM 8151 Diagnostic Imaging 1 DVM 8262 Designated Selective 2
DVM 8161 Anesthesiology 1 DVM 8442 Open Selective 4
DVM 8210 Clinical Assessment and NAVLE 2 DVM 8242 Open Selective 2
Total 18 Total 24
Year Credits
Year 1 43
Year 2 42
Year 3 43
Year 4 42
Total 170

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