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Common questions about for a Veterinarian

How many years does it take to become a veterinarian?

Depending on the path you choose, it can take up to 7-9 years: 3-5 years to complete a bachelor's degree plus four years to complete the Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree.

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How can I know if I am being paid fairly as a veterinarian?

If you're unsure about what salary is appropriate for a veterinarian position, visit Indeed's Salary Calculator to get a free, personalized pay range based on your location, industry and experience.

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What degree should I take to be a veterinarian?

Aspiring veterinarians must hold a bachelor's degree focusing on animal behavior, chemistry, biology, zoology, physiology, microbiology and anatomy before moving on to veterinary medicine school.

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Do veterinarians get paid more than doctors?

Where do veterinarians work?

What states pay the most for veterinarians?

What are the different types of veterinarians?

Is it hard to become a veterinarian?

What are the important skills that a veterinarian should have?

How much do similar professions to veterinarian get paid?

What are the working hours for veterinarians?

Is it hard to get into veterinary schools?

Does it take longer to become a veterinarian compared to becoming a doctor?

What does a veterinarian do on a daily basis?

Can I enroll in veterinary schools without an undergraduate degree?

Do all veterinarians perform surgical procedures?

Can someone enroll in a veterinary school immediately after high school?

Is it stressful to work as a veterinarian?

What is the job outlook for veterinarians?

What professional organizations can veterinarians join?

How can veterinarians increase their salaries?

How can veterinarians advance their careers?

Where can I find a job as a veterinarian?

When should someone start obtaining work experience to be a veterinarian?

Are aspiring veterinarians required to complete academic coursework before they submit an application for graduate studies?

How do veterinarians keep themselves updated with the latest developments in animal medicine?

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