Veterinary hospital residents in surgery

CVM Residency Programs

CVM house officer programs are amongst the strongest and broadest in the world, with an outstanding applicant pool, and a superb cadre of specialists committed to their training.

Expert Knowledge. State-of-the-Art Facilities.

The NC State College of Veterinary Medicine is dedicated to providing outstanding training residents. In addition to exposure to a large caseload, residency programs offer opportunities to attend in-house rounds, seminars, and conferences, to teach fourth-year veterinary students and to participate in clinical or basic research projects.

Residency programs are typically three years in length and offer opportunities to obtain specialty training under the supervision of experienced, board-certified faculty members. All programs conform to the guidelines established by the relevant specialty colleges and are designed to prepare residents for specialty board certification and a career in private or academic specialty practice.