DVM Program Mission Statement

The mission of the Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) program at Lincoln Memorial University is to prepare career-ready, confident, competent veterinarians through innovation and excellence in veterinary education, service, and research that advances the health and wellbeing of humans, animals, and the environment.  The mission is achieved by: 

  • Graduating students with a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree 

  • Focusing on excellence in instruction and clinical experiences in biomedical sciences, One health, and comprehensive veterinary health care for companion, exotic, and production animals.  

  • Embracing compassionate veterinary care that values diversity, service, and leadership as an enduring commitment to professionalism and the highest ethical standard