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Temple University

3420 N. Broad Street, MRB 102
Philadelphia, PA 19140
(215) 707-3656

Admissions E-mail: [email protected]
Web site: http://www.temple.edu/medicine
Electronic application: http://www.aamc.org

Fall 2008 Admissions Information
AMCAS application accepted? Yes
Earliest application date: 06/01
Application deadline: 12/15
Oldest MCAT considered: 2005
Application fee: $70
Director of admissions: Dr. Audrey B. Uknis
Does this school ask for a secondary application as part of the admissions process? Yes

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

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: October 15
     -Latest date: August 1

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: $100
     -Deposit due: At time of acceptance offer
     -Deposit refundable prior to: May 15
     -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)? Yes
     -EDP application period begins: June 1
     -EDP application period ends: August 1
     -EDP applicants notified by: October 1

Fall 2005 Admissions Statistics

  Applied Interviewed Accepted Enrolled
Total: 8,410 938 576 175
In-state: 1,049 270 200 92
Out-of-state: 7,361 668 376 83
Women: 4,255 451 307 86
Minorities: 3,627 403 248 68
International: 83 0 0 0



Acceptance rate: 6.8%

GPA
Average undergraduate GPA: 3.61

MCAT
Overall score (composite): 10.0
Verbal reasoning: 9.7
Physical sciences: 10.0
Biological: 10.3
Writing: Q

Undergraduate Majors
Biological sciences (biology, microbiology, zoology, etc.): 63%
Physical sciences (biochemistry, chemistry, engineering, etc.): 25%
Non-sciences (sociology, economics, English, etc.): 12%
Other health professions (nursing, pharmacy, etc.): 0%
Mixed disciplines and other: 0%

Biological sciences (biology, microbiology, zoology, etc.): 63%
Physical sciences (biochemistry, chemistry, engineering, etc.): 25%
Non-sciences (sociology, economics, English, etc.): 12%
Other health professions (nursing, pharmacy, etc.): 0%
Mixed disciplines and other: 0%
 



Combined Degree Programs
Combined degree programs offered: M.D./Ph.D., M.D./M.B.A., M.D./M.P.H.

Does the school have a combined college/M.D. program? Yes
Number of years to complete combined college/M.D. program: 8 years
Web site for combined college/M.D. program: www.temple.edu/medicine/admissions/special_admissions.html

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)
The AMCAS and a supplemental application form must be completed. Over 8000 apply. Fewer than 1000 are interviewed for the 180 available positions. Individuals with a variety of social, ethnic, and scholastic backgrounds, older and second-career individuals comprise the diverse student body. Foreign nationals without Permanent Resident or Refugee/Asylee status are ineligible for consideration.

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