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University of Toledo College of Medicine

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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.

Categories used to assess each candidate include: evaluation of communication and interpersonal skills, commitment to caring for others, community service and leadership, diversity and social awareness, and professionalism. Requirements include MCAT, bachelor's degree and a comprehensive command and understanding of English.

Admissions Information

Director of admissions  Dr. Iman Mohamad
Application fee  $80
AMCAS application accepted  Yes
AACOMAS application accepted  No
Applications accepted  June 27 (Begins)
November 1 (Ends)
Secondary application required  Yes
Personal interview required  Yes
Regular application acceptance notification  October 16 (Begins)
August 1 (Ends)
Students must respond to offer of admission within (weeks)  2
Deferred entrance available  Yes
Deposit to hold place in class due  N/A
Early decision plan offered  Yes
Early decision application period  July 27 (Begins)
September 1 (Ends)
Early decision plan notification date  October 1
Starting month (class of 2015-2016)  August

MCAT Scores, GPA, and Course Work Requirements

Median undergraduate GPA  3.70
Oldest MCAT considered  2012
Median MCAT Scores  31 MCAT total score
10 verbal reasoning
10 physical sciences
10 biological sciences
Q writing
Required undergraduate course work
biology inorganic (general) chemistry
English physics
organic chemistry mathematics

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.
Combined college/M.D. program offered  Yes
Number of years to complete combined college/M.D. program  7
Combined college/M.D. program URL

Medical School Academics

Program Offerings

family medicine pediatrics
geriatrics rural medicine
internal medicine women's health

Student/Patient Interaction

How often do first-year students come into contact with patients through the school curriculum?  Rarely
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)?  No
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?  No

Stress Relief Services Offered

expanded-hour gym access
peer counseling
professional counseling
support groups


Full-time faculty-student ratio  0.4:1
Full-time faculty  305
Part-time faculty  38
Full-time faculty in basic sciences  67
Part-time faculty in basic sciences  4
Full-time faculty in clinical program  238
Part-time faculty in clinical program  34

2013 National Institutes of Health (NIH) Research Grants

NIH funds granted to medical school and affiliated hospitals (in millions) $14.3
NIH-funded grants received by medical school and affiliated hospitals  51
Principal investigators (PIs)  44
Full-time faculty working on NIH research grants  118

Teaching Hospitals

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

St. Vincent Mercy Medical Center
The Toledo Hospital
University of Toledo Medical Center

Curricula Descriptions

Four-year program curriculum

The curriculum is composed of an integrated basic science/clinical science four-year approach to medical education with emphasis on clinically oriented objectives and problem-based learning. Years 3 & 4 include mandatory clerkships in internal medicine, pediatrics, surgery, obstetrics/gynecology, neurology psychiatry and family medicine.

United States Medical Licensing Exam (USMLE)

Step 1: Number of students examined  168
Step 1: Percent passing  96%
Step 1: Average score  227
Step 2 (Clinical Knowledge): Number of students examined  170
Step 2 (Clinical Knowledge): Percent passing  99%
Step 2 (Clinical Knowledge): Average score  241

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 Ranking

Research Ranking Scores

Score  N/A
Peer assessment score (out of 5)  2.2
Residency directors assessment score (out of 5)  2.4
NIH funds granted to medical school and affiliated hospitals (in millions) $14.3
NIH research grant funds per faculty member (in thousands) $46.75

Primary Care Ranking Scores

Score  N/A
Peer assessment score (out of 5)  2.4
Residency directors assessment score (out of 5)  2.7
Graduates entering primary care specialties (2011-2013 average)  35.3%

Ranking Admission Statistics

Median undergraduate GPA  3.70
MCAT total score  31
Acceptance rate  8.2%
Full-time faculty-student ratio  0.4:1
Total medical school enrollment  718

Medical School Cost

Financial Aid Contact Information

Financial aid director  Carolyn Baumgartner
Financial aid phone  (419) 383-4232



Full-time: $30,541 (in-state)
Full-time: $60,745 (out-of-state)

Required fees  $2,140
Room and board  $12,468
Average indebtedness of 2012 graduates who incurred medical school debt  $172,948

Financial Aid Availability

Students receiving any financial aid  80%
Students receiving loans  72%
Students receiving grants/scholarships  16%
Students receiving work study  19%



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