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Pre-professional advising and 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
Advising and information about undergraduate prep for admission to health professional schools, 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.


School of Education at Virginia Tech
Advising and academic planning for students considering teaching and education careers.


Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine at Virginia Tech
Provides extensive DVM admissions information, including requirements, evaluation criteria, and visiting.

For all graduate or professional school planning

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

  • Decision-making on whether graduate or professional school is the path to your career goal.
  • Finding schools and programs.
  • Finding more resources to help with your decision-making and preparation.
  • Resume review.

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