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AVMA Council on Education (COE) Status and NAVLE Pass Rates


In order to obtain a license to practice as a veterinarian in the U.S.A., students must graduate from an AVMA accredited college of veterinary medicine and pass national and state licensing exams.

VA-MD Vet Med has full AVMA CoE accreditation. The college's last site visit was in 2007 and the next site visit is scheduled for 2014.


NAVLE Board Examination Pass Rates

The North American Veterinary Licensing Examination (NAVLE) pass rate for VA-MD Vet Med for the last five years is as follows:

Year Students Taking
Exam(s)
Students Passing
Exam(s)
Percent
Passing
National Percent
Passing
2012/13 92 89 97% 96%
2011/12 90 89 99% 96%
2010/11 85 85 100% 98%
2009/10 86 85 99% 98%
2008/09 85 84 99% 97%