.Texas Tech’s Veterinary school of medicine is still on track to open this August.
Faculty say that over 700 students applied to be part of the first class of the Texas Tech University Veterinary School.
Out of those 700 applicants only around 60 have been selected.
After hundreds of interviews and hours of decisions regarding who to accept, the pioneer class for Texas Tech’s new veterinary school has been selected.
This first class of nearly 60 students will consist primarily of Texas residents coming from rural and regional communities
The school now has provisional accreditation and the next step is full accreditation which will occur in 2025 when the first class is in it’s last year of the program.