Veterinary Career Resources for High Schoolers

​Science, Math, Animals – Oh My!

Have you ever thought about becoming a veterinarian? Veterinary medicine can be a rewarding career with opportunities in a variety of settings.

Where can you work?

  • Animal Hospital
  • Farm
  • Zoo
  • Aquarium
  • Laboratory
  • Government Organizations

….and that's just the beginning

To see what veterinary medicine has to offer, check out the information below.

Brochure: Veterinarians – Brochure about the different career paths for veterinarians.

Brochure: Veterinary Technicians – Brochure about the different responsibilities for veterinary technicians.

Brochure: Veterinary Healthcare Team – Brochure about the different roles and responsibilities in a veterinary hospital.

Career Video – Video segments about the opportunities in veterinary medicine.

Career Powerpoint presentations – Powerpoint slides and scripts for grades k-12 about the diverse opportunities in veterinary medicine.

Veterinary Colleges – List of the veterinary schools accredited by the AVMA.

Veterinary Technician Programs – List of the Veterinary Technician schools and online programs accredited by the AVMA.

Vet Admission 101 – Prepare for veterinary school by knowing the basics of admission.

Video Game: AVMA Animal Hospital – A free, fun for all ages video game that allows students to learn about veterinarian medicine.

…and even more resources for you –

American Pre-Veterinary Medical Association
Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges
National Association of Veterinary Technicians in America
Student AVMA