The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine ranked #4 in the US according to the latest (March 2019) U.S. News & World Report Best Graduate and Professional School rankings. This latest ranking continues the college’s more than a decade long trend as a top 5 ranked program. View the entire list here.
The College of Veterinary Medicine also recently received international recognition, ranking in the top 10 veterinary medicine programs in the world by Quacquarelli Symonds (QS), a British firm whose rankings are based on reputational surveys and research citations, including overall rankings and rankings by subject matter. Ohio State has steadily increased its ranking since first appearing on the list of the top 25 programs in 2016. This year, the college is ranked number 8 in the world and number 3 among U.S. veterinary colleges, and the highest ranked among Big 10 institutions. Learn more about the QS rankings here.
Ohio State’s College of Veterinary Medicine is consistently recognized as top veterinary education and research program, supporting our strategic ambition to “Be The Model” comprehensive college of veterinary medicine in the world. Founded in 1885, The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine includes more than 1,000 faculty, staff and students. Uniquely located in a heavily populated urban area surrounded by a strong rural and agricultural base, the college’s Veterinary Medical Center is among the largest of its kind. Encompassing four hospitals and a large ambulatory animal practice, the Veterinary Health System provides care for more than 72,000 canine, feline, equine and farm animal patients each year. Located on one of the most unique campuses in the country with seven health sciences colleges on one university campus, veterinary medicine students, researchers and faculty closely collaborate with partners in the Colleges of Food, Agricultural and Environmental Sciences; Dentistry; Medicine; Nursing; Optometry; Pharmacy; Public Health; and Social Work.
The college admits 162 veterinary students per class, and offers a comprehensive graduate program in Veterinary and Comparative Medicine as well as a unique Master’s degree in Veterinary Public Health, in partnership with the College of Public Health.