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College ranked #1 by peers

U.S. News and World Report released their latest rankings for veterinary colleges on March 15. For the fourth consecutive year, Cornell's College of Veterinary Medicine is ranked #1.

"I would like to extend my sincere thanks to each member of our community for the hard work that this recognition symbolizes," said Dr. Michael I. Kotlikoff, Austin O. Hooey Dean of Veterinary Medicine. "There are many outstanding veterinary colleges, each with unique strengths and innovative programs. The ranking is completed using peer assessments, a fact that makes our standing particularly gratifying, as it is recognition of the aggregate strengths of our programs by those who know us best."

U.S. News and World Report typically ranks veterinary colleges every three or four years. Cornell has held the top position since 2000.

Read more in Dr. Donald F. Smith's blog.