Participants are required to stay on the Tuskegee University campus for the entire program. Participants are responsible for their own transportation to and from Tuskegee. Classroom instruction is from 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. There are also regularly scheduled activities from 6:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. in the evenings.

VET-STEP I Program:


Conducting Research

Clinical Learning

Conceptual Learning

Introduction to Public Health

Anatomy I

Visit to the Goat Farm

Introduction to Laboratory Animal Medicine

Introduction to Veterinary Pathology

Advanced Biology

Introduction to Radiology

  • Two letters of recommendation, one from a science teacher and one from a counselor.
  • A complete official transcript that verifies G.P.A. (3.0) Please do not send grade reports.
  •  A two hundred (200) word, typed (double-spaced and 12 pt. font) essay entitled ”Why I want to be a Veterinarian.”