Wisconsin

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Medical College of Wisconsin

Introduction

Program
Email
Phone
MD Program
medschool@mcw.edu
(414) 955-8246
Diversity contact (Dr. Malika Siker)
studentdiversity@mcw.edu
(414) 955-8734
Address
MCW-Milwaukee, MCW Medical School Admissions Office, 8701 Watertown Plank Road, Milwaukee, WI 53226-3548 USA

Mission Statement

To be a national leader in the education and development of the next generation of physicians and scientists, to discover and translate new knowledge in the biomedical sciences, to provide cutting edge interdisciplinary and compassionate clinical care of the highest quality and to improve the health of the communities we serve.

 

Acceptance Data

Overall Acceptance Rate
3.4%
Overall Acceptance Rate for Interviewed Applicants
33.1%
In-state Acceptance Rate
18.6%
In-state Acceptance Rate for Interviewed Applicants
39.7%
Out-of-state Acceptance Rate
1.5%
Out-of-state Acceptance Rate for Interviewed Applicants
23.5%

Enrollment, Degrees and Demographics

Total Current
Degrees Offered
Medically Underserved Population
Black
White
Asian
1022
MD, MD/PhD, MD/MPH
21%
5.1%
70.2%
12.30%

Sex

Females
53%

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?
$201,341

Selection Factors

GPA (median)

All Applicants

Overall GPA
Science GPA
3.77
3.70

In-State Applicants

Overall GPA
Science GPA
3.81
3.78

Out-of-State Applicants

Overall GPA
Science GPA
3.71
3.63

MCAT (median)

All Applicants

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

In-State Applicants

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

Out-of-State Applicants

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

Primary Application Data

0
Applications Received
0
Invited for an Interview
0
Matriculated
Number Waitlisted
% Accepted off Waitlist
100-200
25
Applied as disasdvantaged status?
13%

Secondary Application

Required
Sent To
Fee
Deadline
Yes
All
$100
February 25, 2021
  • Please click HERE for the secondary prompts for this school
  • Please click HERE for templates of secondary essays

Interview Data (123 responses)

Interviews Sent
Format
Length
early August
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?
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 Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

Introduction

Program
Email
Phone
MD Program
medadmissisons@med.wisc.edu
(608) 263-4925
Diversity contact (Manuel Santiago)
msantiago3@wisc.edu
(608) 263-3713
Address
U Wisc. Sch of Med. & Pub Hlth, MD Admissions Office, 2130 Health Sciences Learning Center Madison, WI 53705-2221 USA

Mission Statement

The University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health’s mission is to advance health without compromise through service, scholarship, science and social responsibility. Our vision is to be a national leader in healthcare, advancing the well-being of the people of Wisconsin and beyond. Our values include excellence, innovation, compassion, integrity, respect and accountability.

Acceptance Data

Overall Acceptance Rate
4.1%
Overall Acceptance Rate for Interviewed Applicants
35.2%
In-state Acceptance Rate
17.4%
In-state Acceptance Rate for Interviewed Applicants
35.5%
Out-of-state Acceptance Rate
1.4%
Out-of-state Acceptance Rate for Interviewed Applicants
25.6%

Enrollment, Degrees and Demographics

Total Current
Degrees Offered
Medically Underserved Population
Black
White
Asian
747
MD, MD/PhD, MD/MPH
22%
8.3%
64.8%
16.2%

Sex

Females
54%

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?
$166,239

Selection Factors

GPA (median)

All Applicants

Overall GPA
Science GPA
3.81
3.77

In-State Applicants

Overall GPA
Science GPA
3.84
3.80

Out-of-State Applicants

Overall GPA
Science GPA
3.77
3.73

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
128
127
128
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
50-60
30-40
Applied as disasdvantaged status?
19%

Secondary Application

Required
Sent To
Fee
Deadline
Yes
Selected
$75
December 1, 2020
  • 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
Mid-August
1:1
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?
10%

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