Most veterinarians have a doctorate. The most common areas of study are Veterinary Medicine, Animal Sciences, and Biology.

What degrees do veterinarians have?

The most common degree held by veterinarians is Veterinary Medicine, held by 17% of veterinarians. Other common degrees include Animal Sciences, and Biology.

Get a detailed breakdown of veterinarians and the different types of degrees they hold:

Degrees that veterinarians hold

Degrees % of veterinarians
Veterinary Medicine 17%
Animal Sciences 7%
Biology 7%

What level of education do veterinarians have?

Veterinarians often have similar levels of education. 77% of veterinarians have a doctorate, with the second most common being a master's degree at 23%.

Level of education that veterinarians have

Education % of veterinarians
No education 0%
High school diploma 0%
Certificate or associate degree 0%
Bachelor's degree 0%
Master's degree 23%
Doctorate 77%