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Central Michigan University College of Medicine

Introduction

Program
Email
Phone
MD Program
cmedadmit@cmich.edu
(989) 774-7882
Diversity contact ( )
N/A
N/A
Address
Central Michigan-Mount Pleasant College of Medicine Admissions Central, Michigan University, Mt Pleasant, MI 48858-3803 USA

Mission Statement

Mission The Central Michigan University (CMU) College of Medicine educates diverse students and trains culturally competent physicians to provide comprehensive health care and services to underserved populations in Michigan and beyond. Our faculty, staff and graduates advance health and wellness through exceptional education, innovative research, quality patient care and strategic collaborations to improve the health and wellbeing of individuals and communities. CMU College of Medicine recruits and admits students from Michigan to care for Michigan – especially those who are committed to pursue a career in primary care and serve the medically underserved.

Acceptance Data

Overall Acceptance Rate
1.6%
Overall Acceptance Rate for Interviewed Applicants
28.4%
In-state Acceptance Rate
6.2%
In-state Acceptance Rate for Interviewed Applicants
27.2%
Out-of-state Acceptance Rate
0.2%
Out-of-state Acceptance Rate for Interviewed Applicants
13.3%

Enrollment, Degrees and Demographics

Total Current
Degrees Offered
Medically Underserved Population
Black
White
Asian
408
MD, MD/MBA
24%
3.8%
64%
12.6%

Sex

Females
48.5%

Tuition

$ 0
In-State
$ 0
Out-of-State

Participation During PreMed

Percentage of students receiving financial aid?
82%
Average debt owed prior to starting medical school?
$249,627

Selection Factors

GPA (median)

All Applicants

Overall GPA
Science GPA
3.70
3.62

In-State Applicants

Overall GPA
Science GPA
3.74
3.66

Out-of-State Applicants

Overall GPA
Science GPA
3.60
3.48

MCAT (median)

All Applicants

Total
Physical Sciences
Critical Analysis
Biological Sciences
Social Sciences
509
127
126
127
128

In-State Applicants

Total
Physical Sciences
Critical Analysis
Biological Sciences
Social Sciences
510
127
127
127
128

Out-of-State Applicants

Total
Physical Sciences
Critical Analysis
Biological Sciences
Social Sciences
507
127
125
127
128

Primary Application Data

0
Applications Received
0
Invited for an Interview
0
Matriculated
Number Waitlisted
% Accepted off Waitlist
100
60
Applied as disasdvantaged status?
16%

Secondary Application

Required
Sent To
Fee
Deadline
Yes
Screened
$100
2 weeks
  • Please click HERE for the secondary prompts for this school
  • Please click HERE for templates of secondary essays

Interview Data (110 responses)

Interviews Sent
Format
Length
August
MMI
30 minutes
Interview Experience
Surprised by Interview Invite?
Yes 55%
Was the admissions office responsive and communicated efficiently?
Yes 55%
Would you characterize the inteviews as friendly and informal?
Yes 76%
Did your interviewer discuss research?
Yes 41%
Did your interviewer discuss your academic performance?
Yes 31%
Did your interviewer discuss your clinical/volunteer experience?
Yes 48%

Stress Level During Interview

Match List (Last Available Year)

Percentage completing competitive* residency?
14%

* Competitive residency defined by students from the graduating class entering plastic surgery, orthopedic surgery, neurosurgery, urology, dermatology, ophthalmology, general surgery or otolaryngology.

Michigan State University College of Human Medicine

Introduction

Program
Email
Phone
MD Program
chm.mdadmissions@msu.edu
(517) 353-9620
Diversity contact ( Wanda Lipscomb PhD)
chm.studentaffairs@msu.edu
(517) 353-7140
Address
Michigan State-East Lansing, Michigan State University, Clinical Center, East Lansing, MI 48824-6410 USA,

Mission Statement

The College of Human Medicine at Michigan State University is committed to educating exemplary physicians and scholars, discovering and disseminating new knowledge, and providing service at home and abroad. We enhance our communities by providing outstanding primary and specialty care, promoting the dignity and inclusion of all people, and responding to the needs of the medically underserved.

Acceptance Data

Overall Acceptance Rate
2.6%
Overall Acceptance Rate for Interviewed Applicants
40.6%
In-state Acceptance Rate
8.6%
In-state Acceptance Rate for Interviewed Applicants
36%
Out-of-state Acceptance Rate
0.7%
Out-of-state Acceptance Rate for Interviewed Applicants
38.7%

Enrollment, Degrees and Demographics

Total Current
Degrees Offered
Medically Underserved Population
Black
White
Asian
822
MD, MD/MBA, MD/PhD, MD/MPH
42%
15.7%
55.2%
15.7%

Sex

Females
55.2%

Tuition

$ 0
In-State
$ 0
Out-of-State

Participation During PreMed

Percentage of students receiving financial aid?
90%
Average debt owed prior to starting medical school?
$250,999

Selection Factors

GPA (median)

All Applicants

Overall GPA
Science GPA
3.71
3.63

In-State Applicants

Overall GPA
Science GPA
3.76
3.70

Out-of-State Applicants

Overall GPA
Science GPA
3.40
3.38

MCAT (median)

All Applicants

Total
Physical Sciences
Critical Analysis
Biological Sciences
Social Sciences
508
127
126
127
128

In-State Applicants

Total
Physical Sciences
Critical Analysis
Biological Sciences
Social Sciences
510
127
126
128
128

Out-of-State Applicants

Total
Physical Sciences
Critical Analysis
Biological Sciences
Social Sciences
504
126
125
126
127

Primary Application Data

0
Applications Received
0
Invited for an Interview
0
Matriculated
Number Waitlisted
% Accepted off Waitlist
200
35
Applied as disasdvantaged status?
33%

Secondary Application

Required
Sent To
Fee
Deadline
Yes
Screened
$95
11/30/2020
  • Please click HERE for the secondary prompts for this school
  • Please click HERE for templates of secondary essays

Interview Data (112 responses)

Interviews Sent
Format
Length
August
1:1
30 minutes
Interview Experience
Surprised by Interview Invite?
Yes 47%
Was the admissions office responsive and communicated efficiently?
Yes 53%
Would you characterize the inteviews as friendly and informal?
Yes 45%
Did your interviewer discuss research?
Yes 33%
Did your interviewer discuss your academic performance?
Yes 39%
Did your interviewer discuss your clinical/volunteer experience?
Yes 43%

Stress Level During Interview

Match List (Last Available Year)

Percentage completing competitive* residency?
9%

* Competitive residency defined by students from the graduating class entering plastic surgery, orthopedic surgery, neurosurgery, urology, dermatology, ophthalmology, general surgery or otolaryngology.

Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine

Introduction

Program
Email
Phone
MD Program
medadmit@oakland.edu
(248) 370-2769
Diversity contact ( Caryn Reed-Hendon Ph.D.)
cyreedhe@oakland.edu
(248) 370-3620
Address
Oakland Univ Wm Beaumont SOM, 216 O’Dowd Hall, 2200 N Squirrel Road, Rochester, MI 48309-4402 USA

Mission Statement

Our Mission: The Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine is a collaborative, diverse, inclusive, and technologically advanced learning community, dedicated to enabling students to become skillful, ethical, and compassionate physicians, inquisitive scientists who are invested in the scholarship of discovery, and dynamic and effective medical educators.

Acceptance Data

Overall Acceptance Rate
1.9%
Overall Acceptance Rate for Interviewed Applicants
29%
In-state Acceptance Rate
4.5%
In-state Acceptance Rate for Interviewed Applicants
44.6%
Out-of-state Acceptance Rate
0.9%
Out-of-state Acceptance Rate for Interviewed Applicants
15.5%

Enrollment, Degrees and Demographics

Total Current
Degrees Offered
Medically Underserved Population
Black
White
Asian
487
MD
22%
4%
54.5%
24.8%

Sex

Females
47.2%

Tuition

$ 0
In-State
$ 0
Out-of-State

Participation During PreMed

Percentage of students receiving financial aid?
83%
Average debt owed prior to starting medical school?
$191,622

Selection Factors

GPA (median)

All Applicants

Overall GPA
Science GPA
3.80
3.80

In-State Applicants

Overall GPA
Science GPA
3.87
3.85

Out-of-State Applicants

Overall GPA
Science GPA
3.82
3.78

MCAT (median)

All Applicants

Total
Physical Sciences
Critical Analysis
Biological Sciences
Social Sciences
510
128
126
128
129

In-State Applicants

Total
Physical Sciences
Critical Analysis
Biological Sciences
Social Sciences
512
128
127
128
129

Out-of-State Applicants

Total
Physical Sciences
Critical Analysis
Biological Sciences
Social Sciences
509
127
126
128
128

Primary Application Data

0
Applications Received
0
Invited for an Interview
0
Matriculated
Number Waitlisted
% Accepted off Waitlist
80
40
Applied as disasdvantaged status?
24%

Secondary Application

Required
Sent To
Fee
Deadline
Yes
Screened
$75
December 15/2020
  • Please click HERE for the secondary prompts for this school
  • Please click HERE for templates of secondary essays

Interview Data (143 responses)

Interviews Sent
Format
Length
Mid July
1:1
30-45 minutes
Interview Experience
Surprised by Interview Invite?
Yes 49%
Was the admissions office responsive and communicated efficiently?
Yes 65%
Would you characterize the inteviews as friendly and informal?
Yes 42%
Did your interviewer discuss research?
Yes 39%
Did your interviewer discuss your academic performance?
Yes 43%
Did your interviewer discuss your clinical/volunteer experience?
Yes 55%

Stress Level During Interview

Match List (Last Available Year)

Percentage completing competitive* residency?
15%

* Competitive residency defined by students from the graduating class entering plastic surgery, orthopedic surgery, neurosurgery, urology, dermatology, ophthalmology, general surgery or otolaryngology.

University of Michigan Medical School

Introduction

Program
Email
Phone
MD Program
umichmedadmiss@umich.edu
(734) 764-6317
Diversity contact (Reggie Beasley)
oheiprehealthprograms@umich.edu
(734) 764-8185
Address
University of Michigan Medical School, Office of Admissions, 4303 Med Sci 1, 1301 Catherine Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48109-5624 USA

Mission Statement

To transform health through bold and innovative education, discovery and service. Strategic pillars for the school are focused on people, discovery, education, care and service.

• People: recruit, develop and retain the best faculty, staff and learners who work together for the greater good. • Discovery: create transformative knowledge that advances science and improves health.

• Education: cultivate a learning community that engages all in bold and innovative education for the advancement of science, health and health care delivery.

• Care: deliver outstanding patient care and improve health for local, national and global populations while caring for each other. • Service: engage and collaborate with our institutional, local, state, national and global communities to advance health and science.

Acceptance Data

Overall Acceptance Rate
2.4%
Overall Acceptance Rate for Interviewed Applicants
38.8%
In-state Acceptance Rate
5.8%
In-state Acceptance Rate for Interviewed Applicants
59.3%
Out-of-state Acceptance Rate
1.5%
Out-of-state Acceptance Rate for Interviewed Applicants
26.5%

Enrollment, Degrees and Demographics

Total Current
Degrees Offered
Medically Underserved Population
Black
White
Asian
796
MD, MD/MPH, MD/MBA, MD/JD, MD/PhD
12%
7.3%
57.6%
22.5%

Sex

Females
60.4%

Tuition

$ 0
In-State
$ 0
Out-of-State

Participation During PreMed

Percentage of students receiving financial aid?
85%
Average debt owed prior to starting medical school?
$133,110

Selection Factors

GPA (median)

All Applicants

Overall GPA
Science GPA
3.85
3.82

In-State Applicants

Overall GPA
Science GPA
3.87
3.83

Out-of-State Applicants

Overall GPA
Science GPA
3.85
3.82

MCAT (median)

All Applicants

Total
Physical Sciences
Critical Analysis
Biological Sciences
Social Sciences
517
129
129
130
130

In-State Applicants

Total
Physical Sciences
Critical Analysis
Biological Sciences
Social Sciences
516
129
128
129
130

Out-of-State Applicants

Total
Physical Sciences
Critical Analysis
Biological Sciences
Social Sciences
518
130
129
130
130

Primary Application Data

0
Applications Received
0
Invited for an Interview
0
Matriculated
Number Waitlisted
% Accepted off Waitlist
80
40%
Applied as disasdvantaged status?
15%

Secondary Application

Required
Sent To
Fee
Deadline
Yes
All applicants
$85
November 15 for MD / October 15 for MSTP
  • Please click HERE for the secondary prompts for this school
  • Please click HERE for templates of secondary essays

Interview Data (122 responses)

Interviews Sent
Format
Length
August
All interviews will be conducted virtually for the 2020-21 application cycle.
30 minutes each
Interview Experience
Surprised by Interview Invite?
Yes 42%
Was the admissions office responsive and communicated efficiently?
Yes 69%
Would you characterize the inteviews as friendly and informal?
Yes 53%
Did your interviewer discuss research?
Yes 68%
Did your interviewer discuss your academic performance?
Yes 55%
Did your interviewer discuss your clinical/volunteer experience?
Yes 29%

Stress Level During Interview

Match List (Last Available Year)

Percentage completing competitive* residency?
14%

* Competitive residency defined by students from the graduating class entering plastic surgery, orthopedic surgery, neurosurgery, urology, dermatology, ophthalmology, general surgery or otolaryngology.

Wayne State University School of Medicine

Introduction

Program
Email
Phone
MD Program
mdadmissions@wayne.edu
(313) 577-1466, (313) 577-9420
Diversity contact (Dr. De’Andrea Matthews)
dmatthew@med.wayne.edu
(313) 577-1598
Address
Wayne State University SOM, Richard J. Mazurek M.D., Medical Education Commons, 320 E. Canfield, Suite 322, Detroit, MI 48201-1928 USA

Mission Statement

Vision: Wayne State University School of Medicine faculty and staff will graduate a diverse group of physicians and biomedical scientists who will transform the promise of equal health into a reality for all.

Mission: We will educate a diverse student body in an urban setting and within a culture of inclusion, through high quality education, clinical excellence, pioneering research, local investment in our community and innovative technology, to prepare physician and biomedical scientific leaders to achieve health and wellness for our society. Commitment: We are privileged to serve our community, state, nation, and the world as innovators in medicine, health, prevention and wellness.

Acceptance Data

Overall Acceptance Rate
3.1%
Overall Acceptance Rate for Interviewed Applicants
28.3%
In-state Acceptance Rate
10.3%
In-state Acceptance Rate for Interviewed Applicants
31.7%
Out-of-state Acceptance Rate
1.3%
Out-of-state Acceptance Rate for Interviewed Applicants
21.4%

Enrollment, Degrees and Demographics

Total Current
Degrees Offered
Medically Underserved Population
Black
White
Asian
1237
MD, MD/PhD, BS/MD, MD/MPH
19%
19%
51.7%
24.3%

Sex

Females
50%

Tuition

$ 0
In-State
$ 0
Out-of-State

Participation During PreMed

Percentage of students receiving financial aid?
85%
Average debt owed prior to starting medical school?
$183,595

Selection Factors

GPA (median)

All Applicants

Overall GPA
Science GPA
3.81
3.76

In-State Applicants

Overall GPA
Science GPA
3.85
3.81

Out-of-State Applicants

Overall GPA
Science GPA
3.77
3.68

MCAT (median)

All Applicants

Total
Physical Sciences
Critical Analysis
Biological Sciences
Social Sciences
511
128
127
128
129

In-State Applicants

Total
Physical Sciences
Critical Analysis
Biological Sciences
Social Sciences
512
128
127
128
129

Out-of-State Applicants

Total
Physical Sciences
Critical Analysis
Biological Sciences
Social Sciences
510
128
126
128
128

Primary Application Data

0
Applications Received
0
Invited for an Interview
0
Matriculated
Number Waitlisted
% Accepted off Waitlist
600
50%
Applied as disasdvantaged status?
15%

Secondary Application

Required
Sent To
Fee
Deadline
Yes
Screened
$100
2 weeks
  • Please click HERE for the secondary prompts for this school
  • Please click HERE for templates of secondary essays

Interview Data (134 responses)

Interviews Sent
Format
Length
August 2020
One-on-one
30 minutes each
Interview Experience
Surprised by Interview Invite?
Yes 45%
Was the admissions office responsive and communicated efficiently?
Yes 59%
Would you characterize the inteviews as friendly and informal?
Yes 41%
Did your interviewer discuss research?
Yes 49%
Did your interviewer discuss your academic performance?
Yes 37%
Did your interviewer discuss your clinical/volunteer experience?
Yes 42%

Stress Level During Interview

Match List (Last Available Year)

Percentage completing competitive* residency?
15%

* Competitive residency defined by students from the graduating class entering plastic surgery, orthopedic surgery, neurosurgery, urology, dermatology, ophthalmology, general surgery or otolaryngology.

Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine

Introduction

Program
Email
Phone
MD Program
admissions@med.wmich.edu
(269) 337-6100, (269) 337-4234
Diversity contact (Dr. Cheryl Dickson)
Admissions@med.wmich.edu
(269) 337-6100
Address
Western Michigan U Homer S SOM, Office of Admissions, Kalamazoo, MI 49008-1282 USA

Mission Statement

Mission: To educate and inspire lifelong learners to be exceptional clinicians, leaders, educators, advocates, and researchers for tomorrow. Vision: To be distinguished as a leader among medical schools through community collaboration in medical education, patient care, research, and service. Values: We achieve excellence by: – Promoting innovation and lifelong learning – Acting with integrity and professionalism – Demonstrating leadership, teamwork, and collaboration – Showing compassion for all, and – Valuing inclusiveness and diversity.

Acceptance Data

Overall Acceptance Rate
2.5%
Overall Acceptance Rate for Interviewed Applicants
24.7%
In-state Acceptance Rate
2.5%
In-state Acceptance Rate for Interviewed Applicants
21.6%
Out-of-state Acceptance Rate
1.8%
Out-of-state Acceptance Rate for Interviewed Applicants
19.6%

Enrollment, Degrees and Demographics

Total Current
Degrees Offered
Medically Underserved Population
Black
White
Asian
325
MD, MD/MBA, MD/PhD
23%
4.7%
66.6%
25%

Sex

Females
48.8%

Tuition

$ 0
In-State
$ 0
Out-of-State

Participation During PreMed

Percentage of students receiving financial aid?
86%
Average debt owed prior to starting medical school?
$238,549

Selection Factors

GPA (median)

All Applicants

Overall GPA
Science GPA
3.76
3.71

In-State Applicants

Overall GPA
Science GPA
3.82
3.78

Out-of-State Applicants

Overall GPA
Science GPA
3.71
3.66

MCAT (median)

All Applicants

Total
Physical Sciences
Critical Analysis
Biological Sciences
Social Sciences
516
129
128
129
130

In-State Applicants

Total
Physical Sciences
Critical Analysis
Biological Sciences
Social Sciences
515
129
128
129
130

Out-of-State Applicants

Total
Physical Sciences
Critical Analysis
Biological Sciences
Social Sciences
516
129
128
130
130

Primary Application Data

0
Applications Received
0
Invited for an Interview
0
Matriculated
Number Waitlisted
% Accepted off Waitlist
100
30%
Applied as disasdvantaged status?
14%

Secondary Application

Required
Sent To
Fee
Deadline
Yes
Applicants who meet minimum academic criteria: GPA of 3.0 or above and MCAT score of 497 or above
$100
January 11, 2021
  • Please click HERE for the secondary prompts for this school
  • Please click HERE for templates of secondary essays

Interview Data (114 responses)

Interviews Sent
Format
Length
August
1:1 and MMI
30 minutes each
Interview Experience
Surprised by Interview Invite?
Yes 66%
Was the admissions office responsive and communicated efficiently?
Yes 45%
Would you characterize the inteviews as friendly and informal?
Yes 45%
Did your interviewer discuss research?
Yes 39%
Did your interviewer discuss your academic performance?
Yes 39%
Did your interviewer discuss your clinical/volunteer experience?
Yes 42%

Stress Level During Interview

Match List (Last Available Year)

Percentage completing competitive* residency?
18%

* Competitive residency defined by students from the graduating class entering plastic surgery, orthopedic surgery, neurosurgery, urology, dermatology, ophthalmology, general surgery or otolaryngology.