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Explore a variety of degree programs, internships, and certifications that will help advance your animal career.
  1. Animal Internships (20)
  2. Certifications (8)
  3. Degree Programs (6)

Is an Animal Career Right for You?
How to determine if an animal career path will be a good fit.

Getting In: Vet School
Getting accepted to vet school isn't easy, but you can maximize your chances by achieving good grades, gaining varied experience, and carefully crafting your application package.

Reasons to Become a Vet
There are many good reasons to pursue a career in veterinary medicine.

Top 10 Reasons to Become a Vet Tech
There are many good reasons to consider a career as a veterinary technician.

Animal Related College Clubs
This article describes animal related college clubs and the importance of participating in them.

Animal Science School List
There are many schools that offer a degree in Animal Science.

Veterinary Specialists
The AVMA recognizes a number of specialty certifications for veterinarians.

North American Veterinary Licensing Examination
The National Board of Veterinary Medical Examiners provides information about the licensing exam all graduating vets in the U.S. must pass before going into practice.

Veterinary Technician National Exam
The VNTE evaluates and certifies newly-graduated veterinary technicians.

Animal Science Major
Learn about animal science degrees.

Veterinary Scholarships
Learn about veterinary scholarships and awards that defray educational costs.

Animal Science Scholarships
Learn about animal science scholarships and awards that defray educational costs.

Wildlife Scholarships
Discover sources of scholarship funding for wildlife-related degrees.

Equine Scholarships
Learn about scholarship opportunities for those pursuing equine degrees.

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