Touro University College of Osteopathic Medicine

Touro University Nevada, abbreviated as TUN by Abbreviationfinder, is one of the top-ranked U.S. medical schools located in Vallejo, CA. Keep reading to see admissions application information including average GRE scores, admissions selection factors and dual degree programs of Touro University Nevada.

1310 Johnson Lane
Vallejo, CA 94592
(707) 638-5270

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

Fall 2008 Admissions Information
AMCAS application accepted? No
Earliest application date: 05/15
Application deadline: 04/15
Oldest MCAT considered: 2004
Application fee: $100
Director of admissions: Dr. Donald Haight
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, humanities

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 1
-Latest date: June 30

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: $2,000
-Deposit due: N/A
-Deposit refundable prior to: N/A
-Starting month for the class of 2007-2008: December

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: September 1
-EDP applicants notified by: September 14

Fall 2005 Admissions Statistics

Applied Interviewed Accepted Enrolled
Total: 2,421 425 262 135
In-state: N/A N/A N/A N/A
Out-of-state: N/A N/A N/A N/A
Women: N/A N/A N/A N/A
Minorities: N/A N/A N/A N/A
International: N/A N/A N/A N/A

Acceptance rate: 10.8%

GPA
Average undergraduate GPA: 3.37

MCAT
Overall score (composite): 8.8
Verbal reasoning: 8.5
Physical sciences: 8.8
Biological: 9.0
Writing: R

Undergraduate Majors
Biological sciences (biology, microbiology, zoology, etc.): 64%
Physical sciences (biochemistry, chemistry, engineering, etc.): 31%
Non-sciences (sociology, economics, English, etc.): 5%
Other health professions (nursing, pharmacy, etc.): 0%
Mixed disciplines and other: 0%

Biological sciences (biology, microbiology, zoology, etc.): 64%
Physical sciences (biochemistry, chemistry, engineering, etc.): 31%
Non-sciences (sociology, economics, English, etc.): 5%
Other health professions (nursing, pharmacy, etc.): 0%
Mixed disciplines and other: 0%

Combined Degree Programs
Combined degree programs offered: D.O./M.P.H.

Does the school have a combined college/D.O. program? Yes
Number of years to complete combined college/D.O. program: 4 years
Web site for combined college/D.O. program: www.tu.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)
TUCOM has no mandate to enroll any particular percentage of in-State residents. Complete the primary application with AACOMAS. TUCOM’s code number is 618. Qualified candidates will be instructed to complete the secondary application process. TUCOM requires LOR’s from a pre-professional advisory committee or two letters from science faculty and a physician letter.