Ross University Accelerated Veterinary Program

  • Program Overview

    This agreement with Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine allows qualified students to earn a bachelor's degree from Gannon and a D.V.M. degree from Ross University in a total of seven years. Under the agreement, students complete three years of study at Gannon and then enroll in the Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine. After completing three semesters of coursework at Ross University, students are awarded a bachelor's degree in Health Science from Gannon.

    Ross University's School of Veterinary Medicine is located on the island of St. Kitts in the Caribbean. Students complete 7 semesters of coursework on the island before engaging in one year of clinical training at one of 22 affiliated veterinary schools located in the United States. Since the veterinary school opened in 1982, over 2500 students have graduated and pursued a career in veterinary medicine.

    Program Options

    • Ross 3+4 Accelerated Veterinary Program

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    The Liberal Studies Core Curriculum is one reflection of Gannon University's commitment to its Catholic identity. The Core's design offers students a defined, integrated, shared experience as the foundation for their undergraduate program.