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Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University

Introduction

Program
Email
Phone
MD Program
somadmissions@ecu.edu
(252) 744-2202
Diversity contact : (Dr. Cedric M. Bright)
brightc19@ecu.edu
(252) 744-5534
Address
Brody SOM East Carolina U, The Office of Student Admissions, The Brody School of Medicine, Greenville, NC 27834-4300 USA

Mission Statement

Our mission is threefold: to increase the supply of primary care physicians serving the state, to improve the health status of eastern North Carolina’s citizens, and to enhance access of minority and disadvantaged students to a medical education.

Acceptance Data

Overall Acceptance Rate
9.8%
Overall Acceptance Rate for Interviewed Applicants
23.5%
In-state Acceptance Rate
8.9%
In-state Acceptance Rate for Interviewed Applicants
21.2%
Out-of-state Acceptance Rate
0%
Out-of-state Acceptance Rate for Interviewed Applicants
0%

Enrollment, Degrees and Demographics

Total Current
Degrees Offered
Medically Underserved Population
Black
White
Asian
343
MD/MBA, MD/MPH, MD/PhD
41%
20.9%
55.8%
20.9%

Sex

Females
51.1%

Tuition

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

Participation During PreMed

Percentage of students receiving financial aid?
87%
Average debt owed prior to starting medical school?
$138,758

Selection Factors

GPA (median)

All Applicants

Overall GPA
Science GPA
3.74
3.67

In-State Applicants

Overall GPA
Science GPA
3.74
3.67

Out-of-State Applicants

Overall GPA
Science GPA
0
0

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
508
127
126
127
128

Out-of-State Applicants

Total
Physical Sciences
Critical Analysis
Biological Sciences
Social Sciences
0
0
0
0
0

Primary Application Data

0
Applications Received
0
Invited for an Interview
0
Matriculated
Number Waitlisted
% Accepted off Waitlist
75-100
25
Applied as disasdvantaged status?
16%

Secondary Application

Required
Sent To
Fee
Deadline
Yes
All
$70
November 1, 2020
  • Please click HERE for the secondary prompts for this school
  • Please click HERE for templates of secondary essays

Interview Data (125 responses)

Interviews Sent
Format
Length
Late July
1:1
N/A
Interview Experience
Surprised by Interview Invite?
Yes 57%
Was the admissions office responsive and communicated efficiently?
Yes 51%
Would you characterize the inteviews as friendly and informal?
Yes 45%
Did your interviewer discuss research?
Yes 67%
Did your interviewer discuss your academic performance?
Yes 45%
Did your interviewer discuss your clinical/volunteer experience?
Yes 35%

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.

Duke University School of Medicine

Introduction

Program
Email
Phone
MD Program
medadm@dm.duke.edu
(919) 684-2985
Diversity contact : (Maureen Cullins)
maureen.cullins@duke.edu
(919) 684-5882
Address
Duke University School of Medicine, Committee on Admissions, Durham, NC 27710 USA

Mission Statement

DukeMed is a diverse and inclusive community of trainees devoted to understanding the causes, prevention and treatment of human disease. These endeavors are embraced by all students committed to the highest academic goals utilizing unparalleled resources in education, clinical care, and research. Our objective is to educate physicians with our innovative curricula and broad-based clinical and research training.

Acceptance Data

Overall Acceptance Rate
2%
Overall Acceptance Rate for Interviewed Applicants
20%
In-state Acceptance Rate
5.8%
In-state Acceptance Rate for Interviewed Applicants
31.9%
Out-of-state Acceptance Rate
1.7%
Out-of-state Acceptance Rate for Interviewed Applicants
18.1%

Enrollment, Degrees and Demographics

Total Current
Degrees Offered
Medically Underserved Population
Black
White
Asian
567
MD, MD/PhD
17%
7.4%
50.4%
33%

Sex

Females
69.4%

Tuition

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

Participation During PreMed

Percentage of students receiving financial aid?
77%
Average debt owed prior to starting medical school?
$140,014

Selection Factors

GPA (median)

All Applicants

Overall GPA
Science GPA
3.88
3.84

In-State Applicants

Overall GPA
Science GPA
3.85
3.82

Out-of-State Applicants

Overall GPA
Science GPA
3.88
3.85

MCAT (median)

All Applicants

Total
Physical Sciences
Critical Analysis
Biological Sciences
Social Sciences
519
130
129
130
131

In-State Applicants

Total
Physical Sciences
Critical Analysis
Biological Sciences
Social Sciences
519
130
130
130
130

Out-of-State Applicants

Total
Physical Sciences
Critical Analysis
Biological Sciences
Social Sciences
519
130
129
130
131

Primary Application Data

0
Applications Received
0
Invited for an Interview
0
Matriculated
Number Waitlisted
% Accepted off Waitlist
100-125
16
Applied as disasdvantaged status?
10%

Secondary Application

Required
Sent To
Fee
Deadline
Yes
All
$100
November 30, 2020
  • Please click HERE for the secondary prompts for this school
  • Please click HERE for templates of secondary essays

Interview Data (104 responses)

Interviews Sent
Format
Length
August 31
MMI
45 minutes
Interview Experience
Surprised by Interview Invite?
Yes 68%
Was the admissions office responsive and communicated efficiently?
Yes 54%
Would you characterize the inteviews as friendly and informal?
Yes 45%
Did your interviewer discuss research?
Yes 48%
Did your interviewer discuss your academic performance?
Yes 28%
Did your interviewer discuss your clinical/volunteer experience?
Yes 44%

Stress Level During Interview

Match List (Last Available Year)

Percentage completing competitive* residency?
25%

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

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine

Introduction

Program
Email
Phone
MD Program
admissions@med.unc.edu
(919) 962-8331
Diversity contact : (Kenya McNeal-Trice M.D.)
kmtrice@med.unc.edu
(919) 966-3172
Address
North Carolina – Chapel Hill, Office of Admissions, CB #9500, Chapel Hill, NC 27599-7000 USA

Mission Statement

Our mission is to improve the health of North Carolinians and others whom we serve. We will accomplish this by achieving excellence and providing leadership in the interrelated areas of patient care, education, and research.

Acceptance Data

Overall Acceptance Rate
2.8%
Overall Acceptance Rate for Interviewed Applicants
35.1%
In-state Acceptance Rate
15%
In-state Acceptance Rate for Interviewed Applicants
34.8%
Out-of-state Acceptance Rate
0.3%
Out-of-state Acceptance Rate for Interviewed Applicants
19.8%

Enrollment, Degrees and Demographics

Total Current
Degrees Offered
Medically Underserved Population
Black
White
Asian
865
MD, MD/PhD
27%
15.2%
61%
19.4%

Sex

Females
58.9%

Tuition

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

Participation During PreMed

Percentage of students receiving financial aid?
89%
Average debt owed prior to starting medical school?
$136,742

Selection Factors

GPA (median)

All Applicants

Overall GPA
Science GPA
3.82
3.77

In-State Applicants

Overall GPA
Science GPA
3.77
3.74

Out-of-State Applicants

Overall GPA
Science GPA
3.91
3.86

MCAT (median)

All Applicants

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

In-State Applicants

Total
Physical Sciences
Critical Analysis
Biological Sciences
Social Sciences
514
128
128
129
129

Out-of-State Applicants

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

Primary Application Data

0
Applications Received
0
Invited for an Interview
0
Matriculated
Number Waitlisted
% Accepted off Waitlist
60-100
30
Applied as disasdvantaged status?
14%

Secondary Application

Required
Sent To
Fee
Deadline
Yes
All
$68
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
1:1
45 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?
20%

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

Wake Forest School of Medicine of Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center

Introduction

Program
Email
Phone
MD Program
medadmit@wakehealth.edu
(336) 716-4264
Diversity contact : (Dr. Brenda Latham-Sadler)
blsadler@wakehealth.edu
(336) 716-4201
Address
Wake Forest School of Medicine, Office of Medical School Admissions, Winston Salem, NC 27101-4135 USA

Mission Statement

Vision: Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center is a preeminent, internationally recognized academic medical center of the highest quality with balanced excellence in patient care, research and education. Mission: Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center’s mission is to improve the health of our region, state and nation by: – Generating and translating knowledge to prevent, diagnose and treat disease. – Training leaders in health care and biomedical science. – Serving as the premier health system in our region, with specific centers of excellence recognized as national and international care destinations.

Acceptance Data

Overall Acceptance Rate
1.5%
Overall Acceptance Rate for Interviewed Applicants
32.7%
In-state Acceptance Rate
4.8%
In-state Acceptance Rate for Interviewed Applicants
38.4%
Out-of-state Acceptance Rate
1%
Out-of-state Acceptance Rate for Interviewed Applicants
25.8%

Enrollment, Degrees and Demographics

Total Current
Degrees Offered
Medically Underserved Population
Black
White
Asian
570
MD, MD/PhD
15%
8.4%
62.8%
21.3%

Sex

Females
51%

Tuition

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

Participation During PreMed

Percentage of students receiving financial aid?
79%
Average debt owed prior to starting medical school?
$202,953

Selection Factors

GPA (median)

All Applicants

Overall GPA
Science GPA
3.77
3.71

In-State Applicants

Overall GPA
Science GPA
3.79
3.72

Out-of-State Applicants

Overall GPA
Science GPA
3.76
3.70

MCAT (median)

All Applicants

Total
Physical Sciences
Critical Analysis
Biological Sciences
Social Sciences
513
128
128
129
129

In-State Applicants

Total
Physical Sciences
Critical Analysis
Biological Sciences
Social Sciences
514
128
128
129
129

Out-of-State Applicants

Total
Physical Sciences
Critical Analysis
Biological Sciences
Social Sciences
513
128
127
129
129

Primary Application Data

0
Applications Received
0
Invited for an Interview
0
Matriculated
Number Waitlisted
% Accepted off Waitlist
50-100
25-35
Applied as disasdvantaged status?
13%

Secondary Application

Required
Sent To
Fee
Deadline
Yes
All
$125
November 30, 2020
  • Please click HERE for the secondary prompts for this school
  • Please click HERE for templates of secondary essays

Interview Data (108 responses)

Interviews Sent
Format
Length
September 2020
1:1
45 minutes
Interview Experience
Surprised by Interview Invite?
Yes 45%
Was the admissions office responsive and communicated efficiently?
Yes 55%
Would you characterize the inteviews as friendly and informal?
Yes 40%
Did your interviewer discuss research?
Yes 35%
Did your interviewer discuss your academic performance?
Yes 35%
Did your interviewer discuss your clinical/volunteer experience?
Yes 45%

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.