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Oklahoma State University
Center For Veterinary Health Sciences

Healthy Animals - Healthy People

Accreditation and Awards

The Oklahoma State University Center for Veterinary Health Sciences is under probationary accreditation by the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) Council on Education (COE). Accreditation is renewed on a yearly basis with a full evaluation every seven years. The most recent full review was conducted in 2017 and the next full review is scheduled for 2024.

NAVLE Examination Pass Rates

The licensing examination for veterinarians is the North American Veterinary Licensing Examination (NAVLE). The AVMA COE requires a minimum pass rate of 80 percent to maintain full accreditation. Performance of OSU Center for Veterinary Health Sciences graduates is shown in the following table.

Year Students Taking Exam Students Passing Exam Percent Passing
2003 68 68 100
2004 74 72 97
2005 70 61 87
2006 69 66 96
2007 67 63 94
2008 76 74 97
2009 77 73 95
2010 75 75 100
2011 81 79 98
2012 85 81 95
2013 92 85 92
2014 90 89 99
2015 87 85 98
2016 88 86 98
2017  74  74 100
2018 80 80 100

Awards

CVHS Award Recipients are listed for each award. Click on the award name to view the recipient list.

Dean Clarence H. McElroy Award

Dean Harry W. Orr Memorial Award

Regents Distinguished Research and Distinguished Teaching Awards

Zoetis Research and Zoetis Teaching Awards

Eminent Faculty and Regents Professors

Current Year Scholarship Awards