College of Veterinary Medicine Facts

CVM at a glance

Student Enrollment

  • 426 DVM Students
  • 79 Graduate Students
  • 12 Interns
  • 36 Residents
  • 45 DVM/MPH

Faculty

  • Number of Faculty: 154
  • License: 1
  • Patents Issued: 13
  • Grant Awards: 107
  • Research Papers: 334
  • Books: 23

Veterinary Medical Center

Patient Admissions

  • Small Animal Hospital: 38,747
  • Large Animal Hospital: 4,561

Referrals

  • Small Animal Hospital:  35,054
  • Large Animal Hospital:   1,131

Veterinary Diagnostic Lab

Cases/Submissions: 48,937

Raptor Center

  • 1,056 birds of prey treated
  • 914 released back into the wild
  • 290 volunteers
  • 1,206 educational programs reaching more than 170,000 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 30 peer schools.

Degrees Awarded

  • 1 MPH degrees awarded
  • 5 PhD degrees awarded
  • 4 MS degrees awarded

Funding

  • 4 in total sponsored programs
  • 5 in total revenue
  • 7 in teaching hospital revenue
  • 17 in state appropriation

Teaching Hospital

  • 3 in number of small animal patient visits to the teaching hospital
  • 25 in number of large animal patient visits to the teaching hospital
  • 21 in number of equine patient visits to the teaching hospital