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Yale University Medical School
Yale Medical School, abbreviated as YMS by Abbreviationfinder, is one of the top-ranked U.S. medical schools located in New Haven, CT. Keep reading to see admissions application information including average GRE scores, admissions selection factors and dual degree programs of Yale Medical School.
333 Cedar Street, PO Box 208055
New Haven, CT 06520-8055
(203) 785-2643

Admissions E-mail: [email protected]
Web site: http://info.med.yale.edu/ysm
Electronic application: http://info.med.yale.edu/education/admissions
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Fall 2008 Admissions Information
AMCAS application accepted? Yes
Earliest application date: 06/01
Application deadline: 10/15
Oldest MCAT considered: 2004
Application fee: $75
Director of admissions: Richard A. Silverman
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/zoology, 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: March 31
-Latest date: August 31

Applicant's response to acceptance offer for the 2007-2008 first-year class:
-Maximum time in weeks: 3 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: August 1
-EDP application period ends: August 31
-EDP applicants notified by: October 1

Fall 2005 Admissions Statistics

Applied Interviewed Accepted Enrolled
Total: 3,699 787 240 100
In-state: 177 60 32 17
Out-of-state: 3,522 727 208 83
Women: 1,695 393 134 49
Minorities: 2,042 404 135 54
International: 266 49 21 11



Acceptance rate: 6.5%

GPA
Average undergraduate GPA: 3.75

MCAT
Overall score (composite): 11.4
Verbal reasoning: 10.7
Physical sciences: 11.7
Biological: 11.8
Writing: R

Undergraduate Majors
Biological sciences (biology, microbiology, zoology, etc.): 52%
Physical sciences (biochemistry, chemistry, engineering, etc.): 25%
Non-sciences (sociology, economics, English, etc.): 20%
Other health professions (nursing, pharmacy, etc.): 0%
Mixed disciplines and other: 3%

Biological sciences (biology, microbiology, zoology, etc.): 52%
Physical sciences (biochemistry, chemistry, engineering, etc.): 25%
Non-sciences (sociology, economics, English, etc.): 20%
Other health professions (nursing, pharmacy, etc.): 0%
Mixed disciplines and other: 3%



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.

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)
Yale seeks a diverse class of exceptional students who aspire to careers of leadership in the practice of medicine and the biomedical sciences. No rigid "cut-offs" are used in evaluating candidates. University grades, MCAT scores, medical and research experience, extracurricular activities, and personal qualities are all considered. State of residence and citizenship are not factors.

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