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SchoolUniversity of Guelph - Office of Graduate Studies
LocationGuelph, ON, Canada
School TypeGraduate School
School SizeFull-time Graduate: 2,685
DegreeDoctorate
Honours
Co-op
Length4 Year(s)
Entry Grade (%)*
Prerequisites
Prerequisites NotesA Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (D.V.M.) degree, or its equivalent, which would allow the applicant to be eligible for licensure to practice veterinary medicine in Ontario, is required. In addition, a completed internship or equivalent is usually required.
Cost
Provincial: $6,610
National: $6,610
Scholarships42 scholarship(s)
DescriptionThe Doctor of Veterinary Science (D.V.Sc.) degree is offered in large animal surgery, small animal surgery, large animal medicine, small animal medicine, anaesthesiology, cardiology, neurology, ophthalmology, dermatology, and radiology, depending upon availability. The program provides advanced academic preparation in both clinical training and research and is a unique post-professional doctoral-level degree. The D.V.Sc. differs from Ph.D. training by emphasizing the development of both research and applied skills in the various areas of clinical specialization, leading to specialty Board certification.
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