DVM/MPH Degree Requirements

The DVM/MPH program requires:

  • 48 total credit hours for the degree
  • 21 credits are taken as core courses
  • 13 credits for general requirements
  • 4 credits for the Applied Learning Experience
  • 10 credits for electives

The DVM/MPH is a special track in the Tufts' Master of Public Health Program. Students selected for enrollment in these unique dual degree tracks receive the Master of Public Health degree in the same four years that they receive their Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM).