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University of Texas Medical Branch--Galveston

University of Texas Medical Branch--Galveston
University of Texas Medical Branch--Galveston, abbreviated as UTMB by Abbreviationfinder, is one of the top-ranked U.S. medical schools located in Galveston, TX. Keep reading to see admissions application information including average GRE scores, admissions selection factors and dual degree programs of University of Texas Medical Branch--Galveston.
301 University Boulevard
Galveston, TX 77555-0133
(409) 772-6958

Admissions E-mail: [email protected]
Web site: http://www.utmb.edu/somstudentaffairs
Electronic application: https://www.utsystem.edu/tmdsas
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Fall 2008 Admissions Information
AMCAS application accepted? No
Earliest application date: 06/01
Application deadline: N/A
Oldest MCAT considered: 2003
Application fee: N/A
Director of admissions: Dr. Lauree Thomas
Does this school ask for a secondary application as part of the admissions process? No

This school requires undergraduate work in these subjects in order to apply: biology, English, organic chemistry, inorganic (general) chemistry, physics, calculus

Is a personal interview required for admission? Yes
Are interviews conducted at the medical school? Yes

Acceptance notice to regular application for the 2007-2008 first-year class:
-Earliest date: November 15
-Latest date: August 15

Applicant's response to acceptance offer for the 2007-2008 first-year class:
-Maximum time in weeks: 2 weeks
-Does the school consider requests for deferred entrance? Yes
-Deposit to hold place in class: None
-Deposit due: N/A
-Deposit refundable prior to: N/A
-Starting month for the class of 2007-2008: August

Early Decision Plan application period for the 2007-2008 first-year class:
-Does the school have an Early Decision Plan (EDP)? No
-EDP application period begins: N/A
-EDP application period ends: N/A
-EDP applicants notified by: N/A

Fall 2005 Admissions Statistics

Applied Interviewed Accepted Enrolled
Total: 3,441 927 292 228
In-state: 2,904 840 260 214
Out-of-state: 537 87 32 14
Women: 1,686 443 142 112
Minorities: 1,540 223 125 97
International: 44 6 1 0



Acceptance rate: 8.5%

GPA
Average undergraduate GPA: 3.76

MCAT
Overall score (composite): 9.6
Verbal reasoning: 9.4
Physical sciences: 9.4
Biological: 10.0
Writing: P

Undergraduate Majors
Biological sciences (biology, microbiology, zoology, etc.): 64%
Physical sciences (biochemistry, chemistry, engineering, etc.): 12%
Non-sciences (sociology, economics, English, etc.): 16%
Other health professions (nursing, pharmacy, etc.): 8%
Mixed disciplines and other: N/A

Biological sciences (biology, microbiology, zoology, etc.): 64%
Physical sciences (biochemistry, chemistry, engineering, etc.): 12%
Non-sciences (sociology, economics, English, etc.): 16%
Other health professions (nursing, pharmacy, etc.): 8%
Mixed disciplines and other: N/A



Combined Degree Programs
Combined degree programs offered: M.D./Ph.D.

Does the school have a combined college/M.D. program? No
Number of years to complete combined college/M.D. program: N/A
Web site for combined college/M.D. program: www.utmb.edu/mdphd

Selection Factors
Details on the policies, preferences, criteria, factors and procedures used in the M.D. admission process:
(Data appear as originally submitted by this school)
Members of the Admissions committee are responsible for the admission of students. Applicants are considered on the recommendation of health profession advisers, personal qualifications, academic profile, undergraduate coursework, grades, and MCAT scores. Also included are interpersonal skills, oral and bilingual communication skills, and unique educational, career, or life experiences.

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