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Veterinary Science

University of Kentucky

M.Sc. On Campus
12 months
Duration
32564 USD/year
32564 USD/year
13404 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The overall mission of the Veterinary Science graduate program at the University of Kentucky is to provide opportunities for students to become talented scientists who are creative, critical and independent thinkers with the contemporary skills and knowledge to perform independent research and to effectively communicate their results.

Overview

A primary goal of the research is to improve our understanding of the biology of Equidae. Emphasis is placed on investigating the causes and mechanisms that affect the production and performance of horses, regardless of breed.

Teaching the next generation of scientists and researchers is part of the Department of Veterinary Science graduate program at the University of Kentucky core mission.

The department offers a pre-veterinary medicine advising program that prepares students to meet requirements for veterinary schools in the United States. The department offers graduate degrees in a master of science and doctor of philosophy. The department also hosts several postdoctoral scholars and visiting scientists from various countries each year.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Ethnics in Scientific Research
  • Veterinary Science Seminar
  • Correlative Pathology
  • Advanced Virology
  • Advanced Veterinary Parasitology
  • Advanced Veterinary Pathology
  • Techniques in Veterinary Microbiology
  • Techniques in General Veterinary Pathology

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

24 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
3
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.
Required

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
79
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The University of Kentucky requires a minimum score of 550 (paper-based) on the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) for all applicants whose native language is not English (or who did not graduate from an accredited English-speaking College or University). 
  • The equivalent score on the computer version of the TOEFL is 213 and the internet-based test is 79.
  • Applicants may also utilize the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) to satisfy the language requirement. A minimum mean band score of 6.5 is required. Submitted scores must be no more than two years old. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    32564 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 32564 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    32564 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 32564 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    13404 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13404 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

Veterinary Science
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