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.

Learning Pace


% Online

Mostly Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Eastern Virginia Medical School is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

2.5 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Essay/Writing Sample, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s)

Additional Info

  • Applicants are required to possess 3 months or 500 hours of hands-on experience
  • Program requires a one week, on-campus residency