Join Hokie Nation on Tuesday, April 7, at noon ET for a live webinar featuring Virginia Tech experts who will answer your questions: X.J. Meng, virology and vaccinology (vaccines); Charlotte Baker, epidemiology; Scott Geller, psychology; Sudipta Sarangi, consumer economics; and Laura Hungerford (moderator), public health and epidemiology.
An interdisciplinary approach to research
Operating as a single multi-disciplinary Biomedical and Veterinary Sciences (BMVS) graduate program, the M.S. and Ph.D. curricula are designed to prepare students to be scholars and researchers who will benefit animal and human health by advancing veterinary and biomedical knowledge.
Our programs of study — courses, laboratory and field research, clinical experience, and teaching opportunities — are flexible and tailored to meet individual students' needs, depending on academic background, professional experience, and career goals. The college prides itself on the high quality of student mentoring, advising, and support services.
Multiple research tracks available
Annual Research Symposium
Required grant writing and ethics course
Weekly seminar series
Coursework in current research technologies
Graduate teaching assistant opportunities
Active student program association
Recent graduates have found positions in academia, industry, and government