Master of Science in Laboratory Animal Science
Eastern Virginia Medical School

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Laboratory Animal Science program provides the flexibility of online coursework along with the expertise students need to advance in the field.  The curriculum focuses on all aspects of laboratory animal science including husbandry and care, common laboratory animal diseases, facility management, research design and data analysis, general research and diagnostic techniques, and behavior and management.  Graduates will find opportunities in fields such as veterinary care, teaching, animal resource management, refinement of animal models, development of alternatives to animals in research, and more.


  • Bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution in a related field
  • Official transcripts
  • 2.5 minimum GPA
  • Letters of recommendation
  • Personal essay

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges