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Pre-professional advising & resources


First-year is not too early to use these resources and services for planning for graduate or professional school.


Health Professions Advising at Virginia Tech
Considering, learning about, and undergraduate prep for admission to graduate and professional school for health professional careers, including: medicine (allopathic and osteopathic), dentistry, optometry, pharmacy, chiropractic, occupational therapy, nursing, physician assistant, and more.


Pre-Law Advising at Virginia Tech
Considering and learning about law as a career, preparing for law school, applying, student law societies, events.


Pre-Education Advising Program [PEAP] at Virginia Tech in the School of Education
Advising for undergraduates considering teaching and school counseling careers which require graduate degrees. Guidance on selecting your undergraduate major based on your teaching or school counseling interests.


Pre-Veterinary advising at Virginia Tech in the Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
Advice on deciding on the profession, how to prepare, workshops for applicants, and more.

Other graduate school planning

Career and Professional Development provides career advising and resources for students who are considering graduate school as part of your career preparation. We encourage you to schedule an advising appointment to help you explore and prepare:

If you are applying for admission, take advantage of our practice interview resources.