What are the admissions requirements?


Admission into our certificate program will require completion of a bachelor's degree program from an accredited institution, a grade point average of at least 3.00 on a 4.0 scale in all undergraduate work and graduate work already completed, and an acceptable GRE score.

How to Apply

To apply for the certificate in Veterinary Medical & Biomedical Sciences program, visit the Certificate Application Management page. Applicants will be evaluated by the Department Advisory Committee. Resident and nonresident tuition and required fees are posted HERE under the Graduate tab. Note that costs for the coming year may not have been announced. Certificate classes are not offered during the summer session.


Dr Martha Littlefield with anatomy skeleton


For more information, contact

George M. Strain, PhD
Graduate Certificate Advisor
Department of Comparative Biomedical Sciences
LSU School of Veterinary Medicine
(225) 578-9758