University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, abbreviated as UAMS by Abbreviationfinder, is one of the top-ranked U.S. medical schools located in Little Rock, AR. Keep reading to see admissions application information including average GRE scores, admissions selection factors and dual degree programs of University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences.

4301 W. Markham Street, Slot 551
Little Rock, AR 72205
(501) 686-5354

Admissions E-mail: [email protected]
Web site: http://www.uams.edu
Electronic application: N/A
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Fall 2008 Admissions Information
AMCAS application accepted? Yes
Earliest application date: 07/02
Application deadline: 11/01
Oldest MCAT considered: 2005
Application fee: $100
Director of admissions: Tom South
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, mathematics, demonstration of writing skills, calculus, 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: December 14
-Latest date: August 8

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: None
-Deposit due: N/A
-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: 949 346 212 155
In-state: 292 278 150 132
Out-of-state: 657 68 62 23
Women: 401 152 92 65
Minorities: 84 23 18 10
International: 0 0 0 0

Acceptance rate: 22.3%

GPA
Average undergraduate GPA: 3.63

MCAT
Overall score (composite): 9.3
Verbal reasoning: 9.5
Physical sciences: 8.9
Biological: 9.6
Writing: O

Undergraduate Majors
Biological sciences (biology, microbiology, zoology, etc.): 56%
Physical sciences (biochemistry, chemistry, engineering, etc.): 21%
Non-sciences (sociology, economics, English, etc.): 13%
Other health professions (nursing, pharmacy, etc.): 4%
Mixed disciplines and other: 6%

Biological sciences (biology, microbiology, zoology, etc.): 56%
Physical sciences (biochemistry, chemistry, engineering, etc.): 21%
Non-sciences (sociology, economics, English, etc.): 13%
Other health professions (nursing, pharmacy, etc.): 4%
Mixed disciplines and other: 6%

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: N/A