Top Veterinary Medicine All Programs - 2021

For all the 3,297 degrees granted in Veterinary Medicine per year, the majority of them are Doctors degree professional practice. Out of the 3,297 students earning degrees in the US, 19% percent identify as men and 81% percent identify as women. While students at schools all over the country study Veterinary Medicine, California has the most graduates. The average annual income for a graduate with a bachelor's degree in Veterinary Medicine is $38,300.

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See where Veterinary Medicine is the most popular major in the U.S.
This heat map represents the states that have the highest percent of Veterinary Medicine degrees compared to all other degrees awarded in that state.
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Top Colleges for Veterinary Medicine

If you’re thinking about majoring in Veterinary Medicine, then you should consider these top colleges, including Iowa State University, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University and Colorado State University-Fort Collins. Iowa State University is our best ranked institution for a degree in Veterinary Medicine with 151 students graduating with this major annually . Learn more about college options in the table below.

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Careers for Veterinary Medicine Majors

For Veterinary Medicine majors, some of the most in demand jobs include Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary, Veterinarians . Not only that, Veterinary Medicine graduates may land a top paying job, such as Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary or Veterinarians.

Top Paying Careers for Veterinary Medicine

  1. Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary   (Median Wage: $97,320)
  2. Veterinarians   (Median Wage: $95,460)

Most in Demand Careers for Veterinary Medicine

  1. Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary
  2. Veterinarians
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