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University of Tennessee Health Science Center

62 S. Dunlap, Suite 400
Memphis, TN 38163
(901) 448-5559

Admissions E-mail: [email protected]
Web site: http://www.utmem.edu/Medicine/
Electronic application: http://www.utmem.edu/Medicine/Admissions/

Fall 2008 Admissions Information
AMCAS application accepted? Yes
Earliest application date: 06/01
Application deadline: 11/15
Oldest MCAT considered: 2003
Application fee: $50
Director of admissions: Nelson Strother
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, English, organic chemistry, inorganic (general) chemistry, physics

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 6

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)? 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: 1,245 378 231 150
In-state: 584 332 210 144
Out-of-state: 661 46 21 6
Women: 564 156 93 57
Minorities: 344 89 61 34
International: 2 0 0 0



Acceptance rate: 18.6%

GPA
Average undergraduate GPA: 3.64

MCAT
Overall score (composite): 9.3
Verbal reasoning: 9.0
Physical sciences: 9.0
Biological: 10.0
Writing: O

Undergraduate Majors
Biological sciences (biology, microbiology, zoology, etc.): 39%
Physical sciences (biochemistry, chemistry, engineering, etc.): 29%
Non-sciences (sociology, economics, English, etc.): 12%
Other health professions (nursing, pharmacy, etc.): 1%
Mixed disciplines and other: 19%

Biological sciences (biology, microbiology, zoology, etc.): 39%
Physical sciences (biochemistry, chemistry, engineering, etc.): 29%
Non-sciences (sociology, economics, English, etc.): 12%
Other health professions (nursing, pharmacy, etc.): 1%
Mixed disciplines and other: 19%
 



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: N/A

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 criteria the Committee on Admissions uses in the selection process are the academic record, MCAT scores, preprofessional evaluations, and personal interviews. After review of the AMCAS application, a supplemental application will be sent to applicants considered competitive for further review. Both cognitive and non-cognitive aspects are considered in applicant evaluation.

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