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Kansas State University

 

Credit Requirements

A minimum of 30 semester hours of credit is required for completion of the Veterinary Biomedical Sciences MS Degree.

Regular MS Students
Students with a bachelor’s degree (but without a veterinary medicine degree) must complete a minimum of 30 semester hours of credit.

Dual-Degree DVM/MS Students
Students with a bachelor's degree who are concurrently pursuing the DVM degree at Kansas State University may apply up to 12 hours of credit from relevant courses in the veterinary curriculum toward both the DVM degree and the 30 semester hours of credit required for the MS degree provided that the grades in these courses are consistent with Graduate School requirements. The specific courses from the veterinary medicine degree transcript for which credits are being claimed must be listed on the program of study under the transfer credit(s) section.

Post DVM Students
Students with a veterinary medicine degree may apply up to 12 hours of credit from the veterinary medicine degree transcript toward the 30 semester hours of credit required for the MS degree provided that the grades are consistent with Graduate School requirements and the courses are relevant to the program of study.