College of Veterinary Medicine Facts

CVM at a glance

Student Enrollment

  • 400 DVM Students
  • 61 Graduate Students
  • 8 Interns
  • 11 Residents

Faculty and Staff

  • Number of Faculty: 151
  • License: 1
  • Patents Issued: 13
  • Grant Awards: 113
  • Research Papers: 334
  • Books: 23

Veterinary Medical Center

Patient Admissions

  • Small Animal Hospital: 30,250
  • Large Animal Hospital: 3,890

Referrals

  • Small Animal Hospital:  27,509
  • Large Animal Hospital:   1.134 

Veterinary Diagnostic Lab

Cases/Submissions: 55,932

Raptor Center

  • 875 birds of prey treated
  • 914 released back into the wild
  • 275 volunteers
  • 1345 educational programs reaching more than 210,000 people

Rankings

Each year, the Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges provides comparative data. The following are highlights of how the University of Minnesota College of Veterinary Medicine compares with its 28 peer colleges.

Degrees Awarded

  • 2 MPH degrees awarded
  • 8 PhD degrees awarded
  • 13 in total professional degree enrollment

Funding

  • 6 in total sponsored programs
  • 5 in total revenue
  • 5 in teaching hospital revenue
  • 19 in state appropriation

Teaching Hospital

  • 5 in number of small animal patient visits to the teaching hospital
  • 6 in number of large animal patient visits to the teaching hospital
  • 4 in number of dog patient visits to the teaching hospital
  • 5 in number of equine patient visits to the teaching hospital
  • 6 in number of feline patient visits to the teaching hospital