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Shelter Medicine Courses

Course Name

Credit Hours

Course Number

On-Campus Professional Certificate

Online Graduate Certificate

Online Master’s Degree

Integrating Veterinary Medicine with Shelter Systems 3 VEM 5321, VME 6934, VME 6810 Required Required Required
Shelter Animal Behavior and Welfare 3 VEM 5320, VME 6934, VME 6812 Required Required Required
Shelter Animal Physical Health 3 VEM 5381, VME 6934, VME 6811 Required Required Required
Shelter Medicine Externship 2 VEM 5892 Required  N/A  N/A
Spay/Neuter Externship 2 VEM 5891 Required  N/A  N/A
Consultations Clerkship or Veterinary Community Outreach (Shelter Medicine Clerkship)  2 VEM 5890 or VEM 5891 Required  N/A  N/A
Veterinary Forensic Medicine 3 VME 6575 N/A N/A Required

 

Shelter Medicine Elective Courses

Course Name

Credit Hours

Course Number

On-Campus Professional Certificate

Online Graduate Certificate

Online Master’s Degree

Community Cat Management 1 VEM 5342 Elective Available for CE Elective
Veterinary Forensic Medicine 1 VEM 5324 Elective N/A N/A
Special Topics in Shelter Medicine 2 VEM 5912 Elective N/A N/A
Introduction to Veterinary Disaster Response 1 VEM 5061 Elective Available for CE  Elective