As of 2015, some good veterinary schools in California include University of California-Davis, Mt. San Antonio College and University of California-San Diego, according to HackCollege.com. All three schools have accreditation from the American Veterinary Medical Association.
Ranked the No. 1 veterinary school in the United States by the U.S. News Education website, the curriculum at University of California-Davis is a four-year program that involves academic study and clinical skills. Mt. San Antonio offers a two-year Associate Degree in veterinary technology that combines lectures with lab classes in its working animal farm and hospital. The University of California-San Diego offers a four-year program in veterinary science that includes comparative pathology, diagnostics of infectious diseases, research, workshops and residency programs.