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DVM Dual Degree Programs

DVM/Master of Public Health Program

The DVM/MPH is a dual degree program designed to prepare veterinary students for a career in public health or to better apply the principles of epidemiology and public health to more traditional forms of practice or research.

DVM/MS in Laboratory Animal Medicine

The DVM/MS in Laboratory Animal Medicine program is designed to provide highly motivated veterinary students with basic training in laboratory animal medicine and animal resource management in conjunction with their quality DVM training at Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University.

DVM/MA with Tufts University Fletcher School of Law & Diplomacy

The DVM/MA with Fletcher School provides an opportunity for a limited number of qualified students seeking the doctor of veterinary medicine (DVM) degree to earn the one-year master of arts (MA) degree at the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, the finest school of its kind in the world.

DVM/PhD with Tufts Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences

The DVM/PhD with Tufts Graduate School provides an opportunity for a limited number of highly qualified students to pursue the doctor of veterinary medicine (DVM) degree and the doctor of philosophy (PhD) degree simultaneously over approximately seven years. Through the dual-degree program, students receive rigorous training in a basic science research discipline, as well as full academic and clinical training as a veterinarian.

DVM/PhD with the University of Massachusetts Medical Center, Worcester

This dual degree program between Cummings School and the University of Massachusetts Medical Center provides an opportunity for a limited number of highly qualified students to pursue the doctor of veterinary medicine (DVM) degree and the doctor of philosophy (PhD) degree simultaneously over approximately seven years. Through the dual-degree program, students receive rigorous training in a basic science research discipline, as well as full academic and clinical training as a veterinarian.