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University of Alabama School of Medicine

Introduction

Program
Email
Phone
MD Program
medschool@uab.edu
(205)-934-2433
Diversity Program (Dr. Carlton Young)
cjyoung@uab.edu
(205)-934-7975
Address
Alabama-Birmingham, Admissions and Enrollment Management, VH100, Birmingham, AL 35294-3412

Mission Statement

The School of Medicine is dedicated to excellence in the education of physicians and scientists in all of the disciplines of medicine and biomedical investigation for careers in practice, teaching, and research. Central to this educational mission are the provision of outstanding medical care and services and the enhancement of new knowledge through clinical and basic biomedical research. We embrace the University of Alabama at Birmingham’s commitment to creating an inclusive environment that values differing perspectives and experiences. This diversity is essential to fulfilling the enduring mission of our medical school.

Acceptance Data

Overall Acceptance Rate
4.3%
Overall Acceptance Rate for Interviewed Applicants
41.4%
In-state Acceptance Rate
31.9%
In-state Acceptance Rate for Interviewed Applicants
66.8%
Out-of-state Acceptance Rate
0.8%
Out-of-state Acceptance Rate for Interviewed Applicants
13.4%

Enrollment, Degrees and Demographics

Total Current
Degrees Offered
Medically Underserved Population
Black
White
Asian
799
MD, MD/PhD, MD/MBA
24%
7%
78%
12%

Sex

Females
42%

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?
$129,000

Selection Factors

GPA (median)

All Applicants

Overall GPA
Science GPA
3.85
3.80

In-State Applicants

Overall GPA
Science GPA
3.85
3.82

Out-of-State Applicants

Overall GPA
Science GPA
3.84
3.77

MCAT (median)

All Applicants

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

In-State Applicants

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

Out-of-State Applicants

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

Primary Application Data

0
Applications Received
0
Invited for an Interview
0
Matriculated
Number Waitlisted
% Accepted off Waitlist
109
55
Applied as disasdvantaged status?
15.7%

Secondary Application

Required
Sent To
Fee
Deadline
Yes
All eligible
$95
January 20, 2021
  • Please click HERE for the secondary prompts for this school
  • Please click HERE for templates of secondary essays

Interview Data (393 responses)

Interviews Sent
Format
Length
August 2020
1:1
30-45 min each
Interview Experience
Surprised by Interview Invite?
Yes 65%
Was the admissions office responsive and communicated efficiently?
Yes 78%
Would you characterize the inteviews as friendly and informal?
Yes 46%
Did your interviewer discuss research?
Yes 78%
Did your interviewer discuss your academic performance?
Yes 22%
Did your interviewer discuss your clinical/volunteer experience?
Yes 67%

Stress Level During Interview

Match List (Last Available Year)

Percentage completing competitive* residency?
67%

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

University of South Alabama College of Medicine

Introduction

Program
Email
Phone
MD Program
mscott@southalabama.edu
(251) 460-7176
Diversity Program (Ms LoRen Burroughs)
lburroughs@southalabama.edu
(251) 460-7334
Address
Univ of South Alabama COM, College of Medicine Office of Admissions, CSAB 337, Mobile, AL 36688-3053 USA

Mission Statement

As a diverse community focused on the science and practice of medicine for Alabama, the Central Gulf Coast, and beyond: We educate, We discover, We serve.”

Acceptance Data

Overall Acceptance Rate
5.2%
Overall Acceptance Rate for Interviewed Applicants
42.9%
In-state Acceptance Rate
16.7%
In-state Acceptance Rate for Interviewed Applicants
39.5%
Out-of-state Acceptance Rate
10.8%
Out-of-state Acceptance Rate for Interviewed Applicants
62.5%

Enrollment, Degrees and Demographics

Total Current
Degrees Offered
Medically Underserved Population
Black
White
Asian
294
MD, MD/MBA
24%
10.8%
60.8%
21.6%

Sex

Females
57%

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?
$158,602

Selection Factors

GPA (median)

All Applicants

Overall GPA
Science GPA
3.90
3.87

In-State Applicants

Overall GPA
Science GPA
3.90
3.87

Out-of-State Applicants

Overall GPA
Science GPA
3.96
3.95

MCAT (median)

All Applicants

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

In-State Applicants

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

Out-of-State Applicants

Total
Physical Sciences
Critical Analysis
Biological Sciences
Social Sciences
505
127
126
127
129

Primary Application Data

0
Applications Received
0
Invited for an Interview
0
Matriculated
Number Waitlisted
% Accepted off Waitlist
40
80
Applied as disasdvantaged status?
8%

Secondary Application

Required
Sent To
Fee
Deadline
Yes
All
$75
12/1/20
  • Please click HERE for the secondary prompts for this school
  • Please click HERE for templates of secondary essays

Interview Data (393 responses)

Interviews Sent
Format
Length
Sent 9/2/20 early, everyone 10/1/20
1:1 with 3 interviews
45 minutes
Interview Experience
Surprised by Interview Invite?
Yes 66%
Was the admissions office responsive and communicated efficiently?
Yes 65%
Would you characterize the inteviews as friendly and informal?
Yes 45%
Did your interviewer discuss research?
Yes 20%
Did your interviewer discuss your academic performance?
Yes 25%
Did your interviewer discuss your clinical/volunteer experience?
Yes 65%

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.

University of Arizona College of Medicine – Phoenix

Introduction

Program
Email
Phone
MD Program
comphx-admissions@email.arizona.edu
(602) 827-2005
Diversity Program (Francisco Lucio, JD )
comphx-diversity@email.arizona.edu
(602) 827-2621
Address
UA College of Medicine-Phoenix Office of Admissions and Recruitment, 435 North, 5th Street, Phoenix, AZ 85004-2230 USA

Mission Statement

The University of Arizona College of Medicine – Phoenix inspires and trains exemplary physicians, scientists and leaders to optimize health and health care in Arizona and beyond. We are uniquely positioned to accelerate the biomedical and economic engines in Phoenix and the State by leveraging our vital relationships with key clinical and community partners. Core Values: Collaboration, Community, Diversity, Excellence, Innovation, Integrity, and Servant Leadership.

Acceptance Data

Overall Acceptance Rate
1.7%
Overall Acceptance Rate for Interviewed Applicants
27.1%
In-state Acceptance Rate
7.1%
In-state Acceptance Rate for Interviewed Applicants
32.8%
Out-of-state Acceptance Rate
0.8%
Out-of-state Acceptance Rate for Interviewed Applicants
21.8%

Enrollment, Degrees and Demographics

Total Current
Degrees Offered
Medically Underserved Population
Black
White
Asian
399
MD, MD/PhD, MD/MBA, MD/MPH
16%
2.5%
50%
27.5%

Sex

Females
53%

Tuition

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

Participation During PreMed

Percentage of students receiving financial aid?
92%
Average debt owed prior to starting medical school?
$161,117

Selection Factors

GPA (median)

All Applicants

Overall GPA
Science GPA
3.81
3.79

In-State Applicants

Overall GPA
Science GPA
3.86
3.81

Out-of-State Applicants

Overall GPA
Science GPA
3.77
3.71

MCAT (median)

All Applicants

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

In-State Applicants

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

Out-of-State Applicants

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

Primary Application Data

0
Applications Received
0
Invited for an Interview
0
Matriculated
Number Waitlisted
% Accepted off Waitlist
30
65
Applied as disasdvantaged status?
15%

Secondary Application

Required
Sent To
Fee
Deadline
Yes
All
$85
30days after invite
  • Please click HERE for the secondary prompts for this school
  • Please click HERE for templates of secondary essays

Interview Data (393 responses)

Interviews Sent
Format
Length
July
MMI 10 stations
7 min each
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?
13%

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

University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tuscon

Introduction

Program
Email
Phone
MD Program
admissions@medicine.arizona.edu
(520) 626-6214
Diversity Program (Dr. Victoria Murrain )
vmurrain@u.arizona.edu
(520) 874-2071
Address
Arizona-Tucson, UA COM-Tucson Admissions, 1501 N. Campbell Ave, P.O. Box 245075, Tucson, AZ 85724-5018 USA

Mission Statement

The mission of the University of Arizona College of Medicine Office of Admissions is to select a diverse cohort of students who will become the future leaders in advancing health care to the distinct communities that comprise Arizona and the United States. Consistent with the mission of The University of Arizona College of Medicine, selection of individuals with a demonstrated commitment to serve as care providers, physician scientists, clinical leaders, medical educators and/or public health experts, including advocates for rural and urban underserved populations, is highly valued. Applicants seeking admission should exhibit qualities of altruism, academic excellence, leadership and dedication to becoming lifelong learners through research endeavors and academic development.

Acceptance Data

Overall Acceptance Rate
1.3%
Overall Acceptance Rate for Interviewed Applicants
26.7%
In-state Acceptance Rate
13.8%
In-state Acceptance Rate for Interviewed Applicants
49.8%
Out-of-state Acceptance Rate
0.4%
Out-of-state Acceptance Rate for Interviewed Applicants
13.4%

Enrollment, Degrees and Demographics

Total Current
Degrees Offered
Medically Underserved Population
Black
White
Asian
523
MD, MD/PhD
33%
8.4%
54.4%
17.6%

Sex

Females
48%

Tuition

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

Participation During PreMed

Percentage of students receiving financial aid?
93%
Average debt owed prior to starting medical school?
$198,552

Selection Factors

GPA (median)

All Applicants

Overall GPA
Science GPA
3.77
3.75

In-State Applicants

Overall GPA
Science GPA
3.80
3.78

Out-of-State Applicants

Overall GPA
Science GPA
3.72
3.64

MCAT (median)

All Applicants

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

In-State Applicants

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

Out-of-State Applicants

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

Primary Application Data

0
Applications Received
0
Invited for an Interview
0
Matriculated
Number Waitlisted
% Accepted off Waitlist
50
50
Applied as disasdvantaged status?
32%

Secondary Application

Required
Sent To
Fee
Deadline
Yes
All
$85
12/15/20
  • Please click HERE for the secondary prompts for this school
  • Please click HERE for templates of secondary essays

Interview Data (393 responses)

Interviews Sent
Format
Length
August
MMI with 9 different interviewers
variable
Interview Experience
Surprised by Interview Invite?
Yes 55%
Was the admissions office responsive and communicated efficiently?
Yes 45%
Would you characterize the inteviews as friendly and informal?
Yes 80%
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 55%

Stress Level During Interview

Match List (Last Available Year)

Percentage completing competitive* residency?
7%

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

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences College of Medicine

Introduction

Program
Email
Phone
MD Program
southtomg@uams.edu
(501) 686-5354
Diversity Program (Dr. Brian Gittens Ed.D., MPA )
BGittens@uams.edu
(501) 686-7299
Address
Arkansas, Office of the Dean, College of Medicine, Little Rock, AR 72205-7101 USA

Mission Statement

In relentless pursuit of excellence, every day; summarizes the essence of the school’s fourfold mission to teach, to heal, to search, and to serve.

Acceptance Data

Overall Acceptance Rate
7.5%
Overall Acceptance Rate for Interviewed Applicants
51.3%
In-state Acceptance Rate
46.4%
In-state Acceptance Rate for Interviewed Applicants
50.1%
Out-of-state Acceptance Rate
1.1%
Out-of-state Acceptance Rate for Interviewed Applicants
58.1%

Enrollment, Degrees and Demographics

Total Current
Degrees Offered
Medically Underserved Population
Black
White
Asian
715
MD, MD/MPH, MD/PhD
32%
4.7%
80.3%
12.2%

Sex

Females
48%

Tuition

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

Participation During PreMed

Percentage of students receiving financial aid?
88%
Average debt owed prior to starting medical school?
$189.523

Selection Factors

GPA (median)

All Applicants

Overall GPA
Science GPA
3.84
3.77

In-State Applicants

Overall GPA
Science GPA
3.84
3.77

Out-of-State Applicants

Overall GPA
Science GPA
3.84
3.76

MCAT (median)

All Applicants

Total
Physical Sciences
Critical Analysis
Biological Sciences
Social Sciences
507
126
127
127
128

In-State Applicants

Total
Physical Sciences
Critical Analysis
Biological Sciences
Social Sciences
507
126
127
127
127

Out-of-State Applicants

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

Primary Application Data

0
Applications Received
0
Invited for an Interview
0
Matriculated
Number Waitlisted
% Accepted off Waitlist
60
70
Applied as disasdvantaged status?
10%

Secondary Application

Required
Sent To
Fee
Deadline
Yes
All
$100
11/15/20
  • Please click HERE for the secondary prompts for this school
  • Please click HERE for templates of secondary essays

Interview Data (393 responses)

Interviews Sent
Format
Length
Aug15
3-5 closed interviews
10-30 min each
Interview Experience
Surprised by Interview Invite?
Yes 30%
Was the admissions office responsive and communicated efficiently?
Yes 60%
Would you characterize the inteviews as friendly and informal?
Yes 60%
Did your interviewer discuss research?
Yes 10%
Did your interviewer discuss your academic performance?
Yes 40%
Did your interviewer discuss your clinical/volunteer experience?
Yes 55%

Stress Level During Interview

Match List (Last Available Year)

Percentage completing competitive* residency?
8%

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

California Northstate University College of Medicine

Introduction

Program
Email
Phone
MD Program
COMadmissions@cnsu.edu
(916) 686-7300
Address
CA Northstate Univ COM, California Northstate University, College of Medicine, Office of Admission, Elk Grove, CA 95757-8145 USA

Mission Statement

To Advance the Art and Science of Medicine through Education, Service, Scholarship, and Social Accountability

Acceptance Data

Overall Acceptance Rate
2.8%
Overall Acceptance Rate for Interviewed Applicants
32.4%
In-state Acceptance Rate
3.7%
In-state Acceptance Rate for Interviewed Applicants
35%
Out-of-state Acceptance Rate
1.2%
Out-of-state Acceptance Rate for Interviewed Applicants
23.8%

Enrollment, Degrees and Demographics

Total Current
Degrees Offered
Medically Underserved Population
Black
White
Asian
382
MD
12%
1%
34.02%
46.8%

Sex

Females
44%

Tuition

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

Participation During PreMed

Percentage of students receiving financial aid?
70%
Average debt owed prior to starting medical school?
$59,195

Selection Factors

GPA (median)

All Applicants

Overall GPA
Science GPA
3.69
3.60

In-State Applicants

Overall GPA
Science GPA
3.69
3.60

Out-of-State Applicants

Overall GPA
Science GPA
3.63
3.59

MCAT (median)

All Applicants

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

In-State Applicants

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

Out-of-State Applicants

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

Primary Application Data

0
Applications Received
0
Invited for an Interview
0
Matriculated
Number Waitlisted
% Accepted off Waitlist
120
30/120
Applied as disasdvantaged status?
11%

Secondary Application

Required
Sent To
Fee
Deadline
Yes
Screened
$100
21 days after receiept
  • Please click HERE for the secondary prompts for this school
  • Please click HERE for templates of secondary essays

Interview Data (393 responses)

Interviews Sent
Format
Length
Aug
MMI
Interview Experience
Surprised by Interview Invite?
Yes 45%
Was the admissions office responsive and communicated efficiently?
Yes 60%
Would you characterize the inteviews as friendly and informal?
Yes 53%
Did your interviewer discuss research?
Yes 25%
Did your interviewer discuss your academic performance?
Yes 42%
Did your interviewer discuss your clinical/volunteer experience?
Yes 66%

Stress Level During Interview

Match List (Last Available Year)

Percentage completing competitive* residency? NOT AVAILABLE
0%

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

California University of Science and Medicine-School of Medicine

Introduction

Program
Email
Phone
MD Program
NA
NA
Address

Mission Statement

To advance the art and science of medicine through innovative medical education, research, and compassionate healthcare delivery in an inclusive environment that advocates critical thinking, creativity, integrity, and professionalism.

Acceptance Data

Overall Acceptance Rate
2.1%
Overall Acceptance Rate for Interviewed Applicants
26.7%
In-state Acceptance Rate
3.4%
In-state Acceptance Rate for Interviewed Applicants
25%
Out-of-state Acceptance Rate
0.9%
Out-of-state Acceptance Rate for Interviewed Applicants
35.1%

Enrollment, Degrees and Demographics

Total Current
Degrees Offered
Medically Underserved Population
Black
White
Asian
162
MD
28%
2%
38%
48%

Sex

Females
48%

Tuition

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

Participation During PreMed

Percentage of students receiving financial aid?
81%
Average debt owed prior to starting medical school?
$111,293

Selection Factors

GPA (median)

All Applicants

Overall GPA
Science GPA
3.69
3.66

In-State Applicants

Overall GPA
Science GPA
3.70
3.66

Out-of-State Applicants

Overall GPA
Science GPA
3.69
3.66

MCAT (median)

All Applicants

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

In-State Applicants

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

Out-of-State Applicants

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

Primary Application Data

0
Applications Received
0
Invited for an Interview
0
Matriculated
Number Waitlisted
% Accepted off Waitlist
20
30
Applied as disasdvantaged status?
16%

Secondary Application

Required
Sent To
Fee
Deadline
Yes
Screened
$100
12/30/20
  • Please click HERE for the secondary prompts for this school
  • Please click HERE for templates of secondary essays

Interview Data (393 responses)

Interviews Sent
Format
Length
August
1:1
Interview Experience
Surprised by Interview Invite?
Yes 70%
Was the admissions office responsive and communicated efficiently?
Yes 70%
Would you characterize the inteviews as friendly and informal?
Yes 80%
Did your interviewer discuss research?
Yes 20%
Did your interviewer discuss your academic performance?
Yes 50%
Did your interviewer discuss your clinical/volunteer experience?
Yes 60%

Stress Level During Interview

Match List (Last Available Year)

Percentage completing competitive* residency?
0%

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

Keck School of Medicine at the University of Southern California

Introduction

Program
Email
Phone
MD Program
medadmit@usc.edu
(323) 442-2552
Diversity Program (Joyce Richey Ph.D )
medadmit@usc.edu
(323) 442-1050
Address
Keck SOM of U So California, Keck School of Medicine, Office of Admissions, Los Angeles, CA 90089-5648 USA

Mission Statement

The mission of the Keck School of Medicine of USC is to improve the quality of life for individuals and society by promoting health, preventing and treating disease, advancing biomedical research and educating tomorrow’s physicians and scientists.

Acceptance Data

Overall Acceptance Rate
2.6%
Overall Acceptance Rate for Interviewed Applicants
27.9%
In-state Acceptance Rate
4.3%
In-state Acceptance Rate for Interviewed Applicants
30.1%
Out-of-state Acceptance Rate
1.1%
Out-of-state Acceptance Rate for Interviewed Applicants
22.5%

Enrollment, Degrees and Demographics

Total Current
Degrees Offered
Medically Underserved Population
Black
White
Asian
812
MD, MD/PhD, MD/MPH, MD/MBA
14%
5.4%
37.6%
46.2%

Sex

Females
56%

Tuition

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

Participation During PreMed

Percentage of students receiving financial aid?
80%
Average debt owed prior to starting medical school?
217,957

Selection Factors

GPA (median)

All Applicants

Overall GPA
Science GPA
3.81
3.79

In-State Applicants

Overall GPA
Science GPA
3.82
3.79

Out-of-State Applicants

Overall GPA
Science GPA
3.80
3.78

MCAT (median)

All Applicants

Total
Physical Sciences
Critical Analysis
Biological Sciences
Social Sciences
517
129
128
130
130

In-State Applicants

Total
Physical Sciences
Critical Analysis
Biological Sciences
Social Sciences
517
129
128
130
130

Out-of-State Applicants

Total
Physical Sciences
Critical Analysis
Biological Sciences
Social Sciences
517
129
128
129
130

Primary Application Data

0
Applications Received
0
Invited for an Interview
0
Matriculated
Number Waitlisted
% Accepted off Waitlist
40
20/40
Applied as disasdvantaged status?
15%

Secondary Application

Required
Sent To
Fee
Deadline
Yes
All
$100
12/1/20
  • Please click HERE for the secondary prompts for this school
  • Please click HERE for templates of secondary essays

Interview Data (393 responses)

Interviews Sent
Format
Length
July 10
virtual
No
Interview Experience
Surprised by Interview Invite?
Yes 75%
Was the admissions office responsive and communicated efficiently?
Yes 65%
Would you characterize the inteviews as friendly and informal?
Yes 63%
Did your interviewer discuss research?
Yes 55%
Did your interviewer discuss your academic performance?
Yes 37%
Did your interviewer discuss your clinical/volunteer experience?
Yes 66%

Stress Level During Interview

Match List (Last Available Year)

Percentage completing competitive* residency?
33%

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

Loma Linda University School of Medicine

Introduction

Program
Email
Phone
MD Program
admissions.sm@llu.edu
(909) 558-4467
Diversity Program (Daisy D. De Leon, PhD )
ddeleon@llu.edu
(909) 558-9615
Address
Loma Linda University School of Medicine, Associate Dean for Admissions, School of Medicine, Loma Linda, CA 92350-1700 USA

Mission Statement

The mission of the School of Medicine is to continue the teaching and healing ministry of Jesus Christ. Our overriding purpose is to foster the formation of Christian physicians, providing whole-person care to individuals, families, and communities. Fulfilling this responsibility requires education, research, service, developing the whole person, and reaching the world.

Acceptance Data

Overall Acceptance Rate
2.9%
Overall Acceptance Rate for Interviewed Applicants
48.5%
In-state Acceptance Rate
3.6%
In-state Acceptance Rate for Interviewed Applicants
45.1%
Out-of-state Acceptance Rate
2.7%
Out-of-state Acceptance Rate for Interviewed Applicants
50.7%

Enrollment, Degrees and Demographics

Total Current
Degrees Offered
Medically Underserved Population
Black
White
Asian
724
MD, MD/PhD
18%
7.1%
44.1%
41.1%

Sex

Females
47%

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?
$218,395

Selection Factors

GPA (median)

All Applicants

Overall GPA
Science GPA
3.89
3.86

In-State Applicants

Overall GPA
Science GPA
3.87
3.83

Out-of-State Applicants

Overall GPA
Science GPA
3.89
3.87

MCAT (median)

All Applicants

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

In-State Applicants

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

Out-of-State Applicants

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

Primary Application Data

0
Applications Received
0
Invited for an Interview
0
Matriculated
Number Waitlisted
% Accepted off Waitlist
100
25
Applied as disasdvantaged status?
9%

Secondary Application

Required
Sent To
Fee
Deadline
Yes
All
$85
11/16/20
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Interview Data (393 responses)

Interviews Sent
Format
Length
July
Two one-on-one virtual
30-40 minutes
Interview Experience
Surprised by Interview Invite?
Yes 30%
Was the admissions office responsive and communicated efficiently?
Yes 64%
Would you characterize the inteviews as friendly and informal?
Yes 72%
Did your interviewer discuss research?
Yes 33%
Did your interviewer discuss your academic performance?
Yes 18%
Did your interviewer discuss your clinical/volunteer experience?
Yes 78%

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.

Stanford University School of Medicine

Introduction

Program
Email
Phone
MD Program
mdadmissions@stanford.edu
(650) 723-6861
Diversity Program (Marcella Anthony MPA )
manthony@stanford.edu
(650) 736-1685
Address
Stanford University Sch of Med, Office of MD Admissions, 150 Governor’s Lane, Room T241, Stanford, CA 94305-2200 USA ,

Mission Statement

To be a premier research-intensive medical school that improves health through leadership, diversity, and a collaborative approach to discovery and innovation in patient care, education, and research.

Acceptance Data

Overall Acceptance Rate
1.5%
Overall Acceptance Rate for Interviewed Applicants
22.9%
In-state Acceptance Rate
1.8%
In-state Acceptance Rate for Interviewed Applicants
27.4%
Out-of-state Acceptance Rate
1.3%
Out-of-state Acceptance Rate for Interviewed Applicants
20.9%

Enrollment, Degrees and Demographics

Total Current
Degrees Offered
Medically Underserved Population
Black
White
Asian
530
MD, MD/PhD, MD/MPH, MD/MPH, MD/JD
19%
8.8%
40%
26.7%

Sex

Females
50%

Tuition

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

Participation During PreMed

Percentage of students receiving financial aid?
81%
Average debt owed prior to starting medical school?
$97,058

Selection Factors

GPA (median)

All Applicants

Overall GPA
Science GPA
3.89
3.89

In-State Applicants

Overall GPA
Science GPA
3.91
3.91

Out-of-State Applicants

Overall GPA
Science GPA
3.88
3.88

MCAT (median)

All Applicants

Total
Physical Sciences
Critical Analysis
Biological Sciences
Social Sciences
513
130
129
130
131

In-State Applicants

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

Out-of-State Applicants

Total
Physical Sciences
Critical Analysis
Biological Sciences
Social Sciences
520
130
129
130
131

Primary Application Data

0
Applications Received
0
Invited for an Interview
0
Matriculated
Number Waitlisted
% Accepted off Waitlist
60
40
Applied as disasdvantaged status?
22%

Secondary Application

Required
Sent To
Fee
Deadline
Yes
All
$95
11/5/20
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Interview Data (393 responses)

Interviews Sent
Format
Length
September
mmi
No
Interview Experience
Surprised by Interview Invite?
Yes 85%
Was the admissions office responsive and communicated efficiently?
Yes 90%
Would you characterize the inteviews as friendly and informal?
Yes 88%
Did your interviewer discuss research?
Yes 91%
Did your interviewer discuss your academic performance?
Yes 25%
Did your interviewer discuss your clinical/volunteer experience?
Yes 75%

Stress Level During Interview

Match List (Last Available Year)

Percentage completing competitive* residency?
32%

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

University of California, Davis School of Medicine

Introduction

Program
Email
Phone
MD Program
hs-somadmissions@ucdavis.edu
(916) 734-4800
Diversity Program (Charlene Green )
hs-osrd@ucdavis.edu
(916) 734-2615
Address
UC Davis School of Medicine, UC Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA 95817-2200 USA

Mission Statement

The educational mission of the UC Davis School of Medicine is to provide excellent learner-centered education to a diverse body of medical students and graduate students, cultivating in them the passion to improve lives and transform the health of the communities they will serve as physicians, scientists, and health care leaders.

Acceptance Data

Overall Acceptance Rate
2%
Overall Acceptance Rate for Interviewed Applicants
29.7%
In-state Acceptance Rate
2.8%
In-state Acceptance Rate for Interviewed Applicants
27.6%
Out-of-state Acceptance Rate
0.2%
Out-of-state Acceptance Rate for Interviewed Applicants
16.7%

Enrollment, Degrees and Demographics

Total Current
Degrees Offered
Medically Underserved Population
Black
White
Asian
503
MD, MD/PhD
56%
17%
23.6%
32.5%

Sex

Females
64.2%

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?
$159, 460

Selection Factors

GPA (median)

All Applicants

Overall GPA
Science GPA
3.7
3.64

In-State Applicants

Overall GPA
Science GPA
3.7
3.64

Out-of-State Applicants

Overall GPA
Science GPA
3.39
3.49

MCAT (median)

All Applicants

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

In-State Applicants

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

Out-of-State Applicants

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

Primary Application Data

0
Applications Received
0
Invited for an Interview
0
Matriculated
Number Waitlisted
% Accepted off Waitlist
140
36
Applied as disasdvantaged status?
56%

Secondary Application

Required
Sent To
Fee
Deadline
Yes
Screened
$120
30 days after receipt
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Interview Data (393 responses)

Interviews Sent
Format
Length
July
MMI
No
Interview Experience
Surprised by Interview Invite?
Yes 54%
Was the admissions office responsive and communicated efficiently?
Yes 45%
Would you characterize the inteviews as friendly and informal?
Yes 68%
Did your interviewer discuss research?
Yes 10%
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)

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