The Adventures in Veterinary Medicine Adult Program will be offered online in 2021 due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Week-long sessions will be held in July and August. Please visit the Online AVM Program page for more details.
Do you enjoy science and have an interest in working with animals?
Are you considering a career change now that you’ve been out of school for a few years?
Have you ever wondered if a career in veterinary medicine is right for you?
If so, the week-long Adventures in Veterinary Medicine Adult Program is the perfect way for you to explore the wide variety of careers available within veterinary medicine and discover first-hand what attending veterinary school is really like. This exciting and intensive program is your opportunity to learn more about veterinary medicine, surrounded by others who share your passion for animals, health, and science.
Investigate specialty fields and important topics in veterinary medicine through informative lectures and discussions led by Tufts faculty, staff, and vet students.
The Adult program is designed for college graduates or those over 23 years of age. It is tailored to non-traditional individuals who are interested in a possible career change and want to explore the field of veterinary medicine.
Tuition of $1,000 includes lunches, program materials, and activity and laboratory fees.
Adventures in Veterinary Medicine Adult Program will be offered online in 2021 due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Week-long sessions will be held in July and August.
Description of paid or volunteer animal-related experience
Resume or curriculum vitae (CV)
Two letters of evaluation
Grades and official transcripts
Incomplete files will not be reviewed. It is the applicant's responsibility to follow through with the AVM office to ensure that their file is complete. Early application is advised as our sessions are extremely competitive with a limited number of spaces available.
Please review the list of required vaccinations when applying to ensure you can be current on these vaccinations by the program immunization deadline. The AVM office will contact accepted participants to request proof that they are up-to-date on required vaccinations.