12 months
15040 USD/year
15040 USD/year
8910 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


To be admitted to the Veterinary and Biomedical Science Graduate Program at Mississippi State University the applicant must either hold a D.V.M. degree from a recognized college of veterinary medicine or have at least a bachelor’s degree from a fully recognized four-year institution of higher learning.

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The scholastic record for all undergraduate, graduate, and professional school coursework will be reviewed and should exceed a minimum GPA of 3.00 for undergraduate work; GPA of 3.00 for graduate work; GPA of 2.75 for the four years of the veterinary curriculum or 2.75 for the last two years of the veterinary curriculum. 

Key facts:

If a student does not show satisfactory progress toward meeting academic, research, and/or thesis requirements, his/her performance will be reviewed in a meeting with the student’s graduate committee. This committee may recommend a change in the student’s program or recommend that the student be dismissed from the degree program in the College of Veterinary and Biomedical Science program at Mississippi State University .  Students must follow all guidelines outlined in the Graduate Catalog.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Seminar
  • Current Topics in Production Animal Medicine
  • Thesis Research/ Thesis in Veterinary Medicine
  • Environmental Toxicology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


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30 SCH


On Campus

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GPA admission requirements GPA

English requirements

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Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Review tips for a successful application.
  • Review both University and departmental deadlines.
  • Gather the full names and email addresses of three individuals to compose letters of recommendation.
  • Prepare your statement of purpose.
  • Review, edit, and finalize your resume/curriculum vitae and select a writing sample (if required).
  • Request your transcripts.
  • Arrange to have your test scores sent to The Graduate School (Examples: GRE, GMAT, TOEFL or IELTS).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15040 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7520 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    15040 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7520 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    8910 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4455 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Starkville

800 - 1300 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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