Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine

Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine, abbreviated as OME by Abbreviationfinder, is one of the top-ranked U.S. medical schools located in Athens, OH. Keep reading to see admissions application information including average GRE scores, admissions selection factors and dual degree programs of Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine.

Grosvenor and Irvine Halls
Athens, OH 45701
(740) 593-4313

Admissions E-mail: [email protected]
Web site: http://www.oucom.ohiou.edu
Electronic application: http://www.aacom.org
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Fall 2008 Admissions Information
AMCAS application accepted? No
Earliest application date: 05/15
Application deadline: 02/01
Oldest MCAT considered: 2005
Application fee: $30
Director of admissions: John D. Schriner
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, biology/zoology, English, organic chemistry, inorganic (general) chemistry, physics, behavioral science, social sciences, general chemistry

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: August 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: At time of acceptance offer
-Deposit refundable prior to: N/A
-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: 2,736 191 166 108
In-state: 462 161 140 90
Out-of-state: 2,274 30 26 18
Women: 1,344 95 85 56
Minorities: 910 54 42 26
International: 17 0 0 0

Acceptance rate: 6.1%

GPA
Average undergraduate GPA: 3.55

MCAT
Overall score (composite): 8.1
Verbal reasoning: 8.4
Physical sciences: 7.7
Biological: 8.1
Writing: O

Undergraduate Majors
Biological sciences (biology, microbiology, zoology, etc.): 60%
Physical sciences (biochemistry, chemistry, engineering, etc.): 22%
Non-sciences (sociology, economics, English, etc.): 5%
Other health professions (nursing, pharmacy, etc.): 4%
Mixed disciplines and other: 9%

Biological sciences (biology, microbiology, zoology, etc.): 60%
Physical sciences (biochemistry, chemistry, engineering, etc.): 22%
Non-sciences (sociology, economics, English, etc.): 5%
Other health professions (nursing, pharmacy, etc.): 4%
Mixed disciplines and other: 9%

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

Does the school have a combined college/D.O. program? No
Number of years to complete combined college/D.O. program: N/A
Web site for combined college/D.O. program: www.oucom.ohiou.edu

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)
Superior academic performance and strong MCATs, dedication to humane medical care delivery, motivation for osteopathic medicine, excellent communication skills; 4-year baccalaureate degree preferred; must be U. S. citizen or hold permanent visa, present letters of recommendation. Additional information available at http: //www. oucom. ohiou. edu/Admissions/deadlines. htm.