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University of Michigan Ann Arbor Medical School

Medical School Admissions

Admissions Policies and Procedures

Details on the policies, preferences, criteria, factors, and procedures used in the admission process. Data appear as originally submitted by this school.

Each applicant will be considered in the pool of the entire group of applicants, and will be assessed on essential attributes and their unique potential to contribute to the educational experience at the Medical School and to the profession of medicine.

Admissions Information

Director of admissions  Robert Ruiz
Application fee  $85
AMCAS application accepted  Yes
AACOMAS application accepted  No
Applications accepted  June 1 (Begins)
September 30 (Ends)
Secondary application required  Yes
Personal interview required  Yes
Regular application acceptance notification  October 15 (Begins)
June 30 (Ends)
Students must respond to offer of admission within (weeks)  28
Deferred entrance available  Yes
Deposit to hold place in class due  at the time of offer
Early decision plan offered  No
Early decision application period  N/A
Early decision plan notification date  N/A
 
Starting month (class of 2015-2016)  August

MCAT Scores, GPA, and Course Work Requirements

Median undergraduate GPA  3.82
Oldest MCAT considered  2011
Median MCAT Scores  34 MCAT total score
11 verbal reasoning
12 physical sciences
12 biological sciences
Q writing
Required undergraduate course work
biology physics
English biochemistry
organic chemistry humanities
inorganic (general) chemistry

Combined Degree Programs

Combined degree programs offered  M.D./Ph.D., M.D./M.B.A., M.D./M.P.H., M.D./J.D., M.D./M.S.W., M.D./M.S., M.D./M.A., M.D./M.H.A.
Combined college/M.D. program offered  No
Number of years to complete combined college/M.D. program  N/A
Combined college/M.D. program URL  N/A

* Medical School Admissions details based on 2013 data

Medical School Academics

Program Offerings

AIDS internal medicine
drugs/alcohol abuse pediatrics
family medicine rural medicine
geriatrics women's health

Student/Patient Interaction

How often do first-year students come into contact with patients through the school curriculum?  Frequently
Are there opportunities for first- or second-year students to work in community health clinics?  Yes
Do all students spend time with community practicing physicians in community-based, ambulatory settings during the course that teaches basic clinical skills (e.g., history taking/physical diagnosis)?  Yes
Do all students spend time with community practicing physicians in community-based, ambulatory settings during an introductory course aimed at introducing students to medical practice?  Yes

Stress Relief Services Offered

(Data appear as originally submitted by this school.)

Services
expanded-hour gym access
peer counseling
professional counseling
support groups

Faculty

Full-time faculty-student ratio  2.6:1
Full-time faculty  1,806
Part-time faculty  317
Full-time faculty in basic sciences  204
Part-time faculty in basic sciences  18
Full-time faculty in clinical program  1,602
Part-time faculty in clinical program  299

2013 National Institutes of Health (NIH) Research Grants

NIH funds granted to medical school and affiliated hospitals (in millions)  $346.3
NIH-funded grants received by medical school and affiliated hospitals  834
Principal investigators (PIs)  579
Full-time faculty working on NIH research grants  998

Teaching Hospitals

Primary teaching hospitals affiliated with this medical school where clinical teaching or training is carried out.

Hospitals
Center for Forensic Psychiatry St. Joseph Mercy Hospital
Chelsea Community Hospital University of Michigan
Hurley Medical Center VA Medical Center

Curricula Descriptions

(Data appear as originally submitted by this school.)

Four-year program curriculum

At the University of Michigan Medical School, medical education begins and ends with patient care. While students will learn about cells, tissues, organ systems and disease through lectures, labs and textbooks, it all comes to life through patient interaction. For detailed information about our innovative curriculum, please visit:

www.med.umich.edu/medschool/admissions/curriculum/

United States Medical Licensing Exam (USMLE)

Step 1: Number of students examined  167
Step 1: Percent passing  98%
Step 1: Average score  233
Step 2 (Clinical Knowledge): Number of students examined  169
Step 2 (Clinical Knowledge): Percent passing  100%
Step 2 (Clinical Knowledge): Average score  250

Comprehensive Osteopathic Medical Licensing Examination (COMLEX-USA)

Level 1: Number examined  N/A
Level 1: Mean 3-digit score  N/A
Level 1: Mean 2-digit score  N/A
Level 2-CE: Number examined  N/A
Level 2-CE: Mean 3-digit score  N/A
Level 2-CE: Mean 2-digit score  N/A
Level 3: Number examined  N/A
Level 3: Mean 3-digit score  N/A
Level 3: Mean 2-digit score  N/A

* Medical School Academics details based on 2013 data

Medical School Ranking

Research Ranking Scores

Score  76
Peer assessment score (out of 5)  4.4
Residency directors assessment score (out of 5)  4.5
NIH funds granted to medical school and affiliated hospitals (in millions)  $346.3
NIH research grant funds per faculty member (in thousands)  $191.73

Primary Care Ranking Scores

Score  75
Peer assessment score (out of 5)  3.3
Residency directors assessment score (out of 5)  4.1
Graduates entering primary care specialties (2011-2013 average)  44.5%

Ranking Admission Statistics

Median undergraduate GPA  3.82
MCAT total score  34
Acceptance rate  6.7%
Full-time faculty-student ratio  2.6:1
Total medical school enrollment  687

* Medical School Ranking details based on 2013 data

Medical School Cost

Financial Aid Contact Information

Financial aid director  Carmen Colby
Financial aid phone  (734) 763-4147

Expenses

Tuition

Full-time: $29,956 (in-state)
Full-time: $47,904 (out-of-state)

Required fees  $194
Room and board  $22,175
Average indebtedness of 2012 graduates who incurred medical school debt  $124,984

Financial Aid Availability

Students receiving any financial aid  77%
Students receiving loans  64%
Students receiving grants/scholarships  58%
Students receiving work study  0%

 

 

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