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vet.osu.edu/education/dvm-admissions College of Veterinary Medicine
1900 Coffey Road
Columbus, OH 43210
phone: 614-292-1171
fax: 614-292-6989
email: cvm-dvmadmissions@osu.edu

The Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree (DVM) is a rigorous four-year professional program preceded by three to four years of pre-professional study. The DVM educates students in the broad field of veterinary medicine, encourages critical and analytical thinking, and prepares students for lifelong learning and professional growth.

Ranked 5th among the 32 veterinary colleges in the North America, the College of Veterinary Medicine boasts the country’s largest Veterinary Medical Center with a Clinical Trials Office that provides our patients with the latest treatments available. From global health programs to basic cancer research, the college focuses on a “One Health” approach that combines animal health issues with human health concerns and environmental impact to create a healthier world.