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College of Veterinary Medicine

Veterinary Technology Program

General Requirements for Baccalaureate Degree

A minimum of 32 senior-level credit hours is required in residence at the West Lafayette campus; however, a few Purdue University courses offered at campuses in the Purdue system may be included.

Academic CategoryCredit Hours Minimum
Veterinary technology courses 83.5
Animal science 3
Chemistry 6
Electives selected to meet career goals 4.5
Biology 8
English and Communication 9
Humanities/Social science electives 2
Mathematics 6
Veterinary Technology electives 6
Total 128