East Carolina University Brody School of Medicine

East Carolina University, abbreviated as ECU by Abbreviationfinder, is one of the top-ranked U.S. medical schools located in Greenville, NC. Keep reading to see admissions application information including average GRE scores, admissions selection factors and dual degree programs of East Carolina University.

600 Moye Boulevard
Greenville, NC 27834
(252) 744-2202

Admissions E-mail: [email protected]
Web site: http://www.ecu.edu/bsomadmissions
Electronic application: N/A

Fall 2008 Admissions Information
AMCAS application accepted? Yes
Earliest application date: 06/01
Application deadline: 11/15
Oldest MCAT considered: 3
Application fee: $60
Director of admissions: Dr. James G. Peden, Jr.
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: October 15
-Latest date: N/A

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? No
-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: 765 450 118 72
In-state: 765 450 118 72
Out-of-state: 0 0 0 0
Women: N/A 148 51 37
Minorities: N/A 22 11 6
International: N/A 0 0 0

Acceptance rate: 15.4%

GPA
Average undergraduate GPA: 3.6

MCAT
Overall score (composite): 9.0
Verbal reasoning: 9.2
Physical sciences: 8.5
Biological: 9.2
Writing: P

Undergraduate Majors
Biological sciences (biology, microbiology, zoology, etc.): 67%
Physical sciences (biochemistry, chemistry, engineering, etc.): 14%
Non-sciences (sociology, economics, English, etc.): 6%
Other health professions (nursing, pharmacy, etc.): 2%
Mixed disciplines and other: 11%

Biological sciences (biology, microbiology, zoology, etc.): 67%
Physical sciences (biochemistry, chemistry, engineering, etc.): 14%
Non-sciences (sociology, economics, English, etc.): 6%
Other health professions (nursing, pharmacy, etc.): 2%
Mixed disciplines and other: 11%

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: 7 years
Web site for combined college/M.D. program: www.ecu.edu/succeedsooner/mdin7.htm

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)
Factors encompass the intellectual, personal, and social development of applicants. A variety of data is used (grades; MCAT performance or other standardized tests; the personal and professional experiences; evaluations from faculty members, etc; interviews, etc. ). The BSOM is a state-supported school; very strong preference is given to qualified residents of North Carolina.