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

What degrees do veterinarians have?

The most common degree held by veterinarians is Biology, held by 22% of veterinarians. Other common degrees include Animal Sciences, Veterinary Medicine, and Zoology.

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

Degrees that veterinarians hold

Degrees % of veterinarians
Biology 22%
Animal Sciences 14%
Veterinary Medicine 9%
Zoology 8%
Fine Arts 5%
Business Administration 5%

What level of education do veterinarians have?

Most veterinarians have the same level of education. 77% of veterinarians have a doctorate degree, 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 degree 77%