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

What degrees do veterinarians have?

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

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

Degrees that veterinarians hold

Degrees % of veterinarians
Veterinary Medicine 17%
Biology 14%
Animal Sciences 11%

What level of education do veterinarians have?

Most veterinarians have the same level 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%