Texas Tech University and the Amarillo Economic Development Corporation reached an agreement to build the first public veterinary school in america in 40 years.

If you or someone you know wants to go to Texas Tech and be a veterinarian, here's your chance.

Texas Tech University is a huge system with branches all across Texas and beyond. There's a Health Sciences Center in Amarillo, which is where the new vet school will be built.

Partnered with the pharmacy and medical schools, the veterinarian school will provide a huge, rural area full of ranchers and farmers with new veterinary professionals to serve Texas and our people.

Read the more in-depth story here. And for more info on the school itself, visit the Amarillo Economic Development Corp. website.