Best Veterinary Programs for 2017

San Francisco (PR WEB) March 28, 2017 - The Community for Accredited Online Schools, a leading resource provider for higher education information, has released its picks for the best colleges and universities with veterinary programs for 2017. Out of the top 26 four-year schools that were ranked, University of Georgia, Washington State University, University of Maryland College Park, Michigan State University and Kansas State University were the top. 28 two-year schools were also included on the list, with Barton County Community College, Western Nebraska Community College, Casper College, Western Wyoming Community College and Eastern Wyoming College taking the top five spots.

“The job outlook for veterinarians is rising at a faster than average rate,” said Doug Jones, CEO and founder of “These certificate and degree programs offer a high-quality education that can help new vets gain a competitive edge in the job market.”

To earn a spot on a Community for Accredited Online Schools “Best” list, colleges and universities must be accredited, public or private not-for-profit schools. Each college is also analyzed based on the student resources they offer, student/teacher ratios, and additional metrics like graduation rates and financial aid offerings.

For more details on where each school falls in the rankings and the data and methodology used to determine the lists, visit:

Four-Year Schools with the Best Veterinary Programs for 2017 include:
  • Boise State University
  • Clemson University
  • Delaware State University
  • Faulkner University
  • Kansas State University
  • Lincoln Memorial University
  • Lubbock Christian University
  • Madonna University
  • MCPHS University
  • Mercy College
  • Michigan State University
  • Newberry College
  • Northwest Missouri State University
  • Oral Roberts University
  • Pennsylvania State University
  • Saint Xavier University
  • SUNY College of Technology at Canton
  • University of Arizona
  • University of Georgia
  • University of Maryland-College Park
  • University of Massachusetts-Amherst
  • University of Minnesota-Twin Cities
  • University of Nebraska-Lincoln
  • University of Nevada-Reno
  • University of the Southwest
Two-Year Schools with the Best Veterinary Programs for 2017 include the following:
  • Allen County Community College
  • Alpena Community College
  • Angelina College
  • Austin Community College District
  • Barton County Community College
  • Casper College
  • College of Southern Idaho
  • Copiah-Lincoln Community College
  • Eastern Wyoming College
  • El Paso Community College
  • Front Range Community College
  • Grand Rapids Community College
  • Harcum College
  • Hinds Community College
  • Itawamba Community College
  • Metropolitan Community College
  • Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College
  • Murray State College
  • North Idaho College
  • Northeast Community College
  • Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College
  • Northwest Mississippi Community College
  • Northwest Vista College
  • Palo Alto College
  • South Plains College
  • Treasure Valley Community College
  • Western Nebraska Community College
  • Western Wyoming Community College

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