If you are considering a becoming a veterinarian, this page will provide information for a pathway to this career from UNC. Before you embark on this journey, carefully consider why you have decided on a career in veterinary medicine and what your goals are. Veterinarians often have stressful, demanding jobs, but derive a great deal of personal and monetary satisfaction from their position. The path to veterinary school can be a difficult one, so it is critical that you understand why you have decided that this is the career for you. Below are links to a variety of different sources of information for pre-veterinary students.