Certificate Program for Pre-Vet Students and Students at Colleges/Schools of Veterinary Medicine
Join Your Classmates and Get a Group Discount!
Group discounts are available if the entire group is registered and paid for as a cohort. To register a group of 10, 25 or 50 students, please download, complete, and return, the appropriate form below:
- Registration Form for Groups of 10 Students (.docx) ($900, a 10% discount)
- Registration Form for Groups of 25 Students (.docx) ($1,875, a 25% Discount)
- Registration Form for Groups of 50 Students (.docx) ($2,500, a 50% Discount)
For more registration information, contact: Christy Marks at email@example.com or (765) 494-9665. Refunds will not be given. Purdue University is not responsible for expenses incurred due to cancellations.
This program is designed for veterinary medical, veterinary technology, and pre-vet students who want to foster inclusive learning environments at their educational institutions and develop the skills to succeed as veterinary professionals. Online module topics include:
- The Case for Diversity in Veterinary Medicine
- Diversity Lingo
- History of Diversity in Veterinary Medicine
- Stereotype Threat
- The LGBT Community
- The Hispanic Community
- Persons with Disabilities
- Men in Veterinary Medicine
- Generational Diversity
- Affirmative Leadership
- P-12 Engagement
- Creating Your Professional Information Profile
You will also:
Complete and document 3 hours of volunteer community service and submit written reflections about what was learned.
Document participation in 4 pertinent activities each lasting at least one hour, and submit written reflections about what was learned from each activity.
Submit a capstone paper (1-2 pages) on how you will use information from the certificate program to strengthen diversity and inclusion in veterinary medicine.
For additional program information email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Online Certificate Programs for Diversity and Inclusion in Veterinary Medicine
Are you prepared to meet the needs of our increasingly diverse society? Purdue University, through the Center of Excellence for Diversity and Inclusion in Veterinary Medicine, presents online professional certificate programs designed for veterinarians, veterinary technicians, educators, students, and staff who seek to improve their communication, leadership, teaching/learning, and cultural competency skills. Help change the face of veterinary medicine by contributing to inclusive work and learning environments where everyone can reach their full potential.