Cornell University Weill Medical College

Cornell University, abbreviated as CU by Abbreviationfinder, is one of the top-ranked U.S. medical schools located in New York, NY. Keep reading to see admissions application information including average GRE scores, admissions selection factors and dual degree programs of Cornell University.

525 E. 68th Street
New York, NY 10021
(212) 746-1067

Admissions E-mail: [email protected]
Web site: http://www.med.cornell.edu
Electronic application: http://www.med.cornell.edu/education/admissions

Fall 2008 Admissions Information
AMCAS application accepted? Yes
Earliest application date: 06/01
Application deadline: 10/15
Oldest MCAT considered: 2005
Application fee: $75
Director of admissions: Dr. Charles L. Bardes
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, 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: December 1
-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: N/A
-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: 5,235 699 233 101
In-state: 1,067 139 65 34
Out-of-state: 4,168 560 168 67
Women: 2,459 347 132 50
Minorities: 2,086 318 121 43
International: 178 18 5 1

Acceptance rate: 4.5%

GPA
Average undergraduate GPA: 3.72

MCAT
Overall score (composite): 11.4
Verbal reasoning: 10.8
Physical sciences: 11.6
Biological: 11.8
Writing: P

Undergraduate Majors
Biological sciences (biology, microbiology, zoology, etc.): 32%
Physical sciences (biochemistry, chemistry, engineering, etc.): 21%
Non-sciences (sociology, economics, English, etc.): 37%
Other health professions (nursing, pharmacy, etc.): 0%
Mixed disciplines and other: 10%

Biological sciences (biology, microbiology, zoology, etc.): 32%
Physical sciences (biochemistry, chemistry, engineering, etc.): 21%
Non-sciences (sociology, economics, English, etc.): 37%
Other health professions (nursing, pharmacy, etc.): 0%
Mixed disciplines and other: 10%

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

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)
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