What will I learn?

The Biomedical Science: Medical and Veterinary Sciences degree program is founded on the principles of the One Health Initiative, which unites human and veterinary medicine. This rigorous academic program meets requirements for entry into veterinary school, medical school and graduate school in the area of biomedical science or for a career as a research scientist in either the biotechnology/pharmaceutical sector or government and academic research labs. Areas of study include general biomedical science, pathobiology and disease, and health and environmental issues.

WHY STUDY MEDICAL AND VETERINARY SCIENCE AT UNH?

Students at UNH engage in hands-on learning through fieldwork, lab work and independent research supported by our state-of-the-art facilities. Our pre-professional advising office helps students interested in pursuing medical or veterinary degrees make the right academic and extracurricular choices to prepare for the extremely competitive application process. Students interested in veterinary medicine also have the opportunity to work directly with veterinarians on campus at the NH Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory, or to gain extensive experience with farm animals through coursework at UNH Agricultural Experiment Station facilities.

POTENTIAL CAREERS

Clinical Pathologist
College professor
Dentist
Forensic scientist
Pharmacologist
Physician
Physician assistant
Research scientist
Veterinarian

Which department am I in?

College of Life Sciences and Agriculture

Study options

Full Time (4 years)

Tuition fees
US$33,760.00 per year
Application deadline

Expected October 2021

Start date

25 January 2022

Venue

University of New Hampshire

105 Main Street,

DURHAM,

New Hampshire,

03824, United States

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Students must have a GPA of 2.5 or greater.

For international students

Each student must have their official high school diploma or general equivalency diploma.

English Language Score:

Minimum TOEFL score is 80 (internet version), 550 (paper version), 213 (computer version); recommended minimum IELTS score is 6.5; recommend Duolingo score is 105 or higher.

Application Deadlines - Regular Decision (Fall) - February 1; Regular Decision (Spring) - October 15.

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.

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