Cummings School's Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree program uniquely prepares our highly motivated students to become leaders in their field. Graduates of this program are qualified to treat disease in animals of all species, address global health issues through their training in international veterinary medicine, and apply their expertise to solve animal and human health-related problems, such as emerging infectious diseases. At Cummings School, students gain scientific knowledge, hands-on clinical experience, and the ethical attitudes, professionalism and behaviors essential for becoming responsible practicing veterinarians.
Our exceptional faculty and progressive four-year curriculum emphasize critical thinking in veterinary medicine and prepare students to tackle critical issues in new and emerging fields.
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Combined Degree Programs
The combined degree programs at Cummings School emphasize Tufts University's commitment to a progressive academic philosophy. These programs allow talented students to refine their veterinary focus while reaping the benefits of a broad base of general veterinary knowledge and developed clinical skills.
Integrating veterinary and graduate school curricula, these combined degree programs arm graduates with the unique range of skills, experience, and knowledge to fill needed positions in their field.
Summer Panel Series
The Summer Panel Series are remote sessions introducing current veterinary students, admissions staff, and alumni of Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University.
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- If you are interested in feedback on a previous application, contact the Office of Admissions. Meetings can be conducted in person, or by telephone, or via email.
Application Deadline: September 15th
By applying to Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine, you are not only taking the first step to becoming a successful practicing veterinarian; you are affirming your commitment to healing animals, helping humans, and transforming global health.
The staff at Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine Office of Admissions is always happy to speak with you and answer any questions you may have.