Although Texas Tech does not offer a degree in pre-veterinary medicine, students may still prepare for veterinary school by completing the minimum admission requirement of 56 credit hours. A pre-veterinary medicine advisor is available to assist students in selecting courses and degree programs.
The following courses are included in the minimum admission requirement:
The curriculum is designed to qualify students for entrance into schools of veterinary medicine. Students who complete this curriculum may either apply for admission to a school of veterinary medicine or change to one of the four-year curricula in the university. The minimum course requirements for enrollment in a professional veterinary medicine curriculum will normally be 56 semester hours of acceptable credit. The following is a suggested sequence of courses to complete these requirements.