Massachusetts Veterinarian Licensing Requirements

Requirements for veterinary practice in Massachusetts:

Here’s a quick overview of the veterinary licensing requirements for the state of Massachusetts. To learn more, click on the “visit website” button below.

Fee: $343.00 ($71.00 initial license fee, $117.00 application fee + $155.00 jurisprudence exam fee)
Temporary License available: Yes
Reciprocity: Yes
Foreign Grads – AVMA ECFVG or PAVE: Yes
Transcripts: Yes
Professional References: Yes
Verification of Active Practice: No
Verification of Licensure/letter of good standing: Yes
Licensing Period: 1 year

Jurisprudence Exam: Yes, open book
NAVLE or NBE & CCT – VIVA Score Reporting: Yes
Grad of AVMA Approved College of Vet Med: Yes
Certificate of Veterinary Medical Education/Diploma: Yes
Continuing Education Requirements: 15 hours annually
Resume: No
Proof of Citizenship / Alien Status: Yes
Criminal Background Check: Yes

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