University of California, Davis School of Medicine

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

1 Shields Avenue
Davis, CA 95616-8661
(530) 752-2717

Admissions E-mail: [email protected]
Web site: http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu
Electronic application: http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/
ome/admissions/requirements.html

Fall 2008 Admissions Information
AMCAS application accepted? Yes
Earliest application date: 06/01
Application deadline: 11/01
Oldest MCAT considered: 2004
Application fee: $60
Director of admissions: Edward D. Dagang
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, molecular and cell biology, biochemistry, mathematics, 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: October 1
-Latest date: July 28

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: N/A

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: 4,313 448 205 98
In-state: 3,400 417 195 94
Out-of-state: 913 31 10 4
Women: 2,133 244 117 60
Minorities: 1,604 162 64 35
International: N/A N/A N/A 0

Acceptance rate: 4.8%

GPA
Average undergraduate GPA: 3.6

MCAT
Overall score (composite): 10.3
Verbal reasoning: 10.0
Physical sciences: 10.0
Biological: 11.0
Writing: Q

Undergraduate Majors
Biological sciences (biology, microbiology, zoology, etc.): 44%
Physical sciences (biochemistry, chemistry, engineering, etc.): 33%
Non-sciences (sociology, economics, English, etc.): 16%
Other health professions (nursing, pharmacy, etc.): 0%
Mixed disciplines and other: 7%

Biological sciences (biology, microbiology, zoology, etc.): 44%
Physical sciences (biochemistry, chemistry, engineering, etc.): 33%
Non-sciences (sociology, economics, English, etc.): 16%
Other health professions (nursing, pharmacy, etc.): 0%
Mixed disciplines and other: 7%

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

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)
Receive an average of 4, 000+ applications annually. Matriculate a class of 93 students with a wide variety of backgrounds. Candidates assessed on GPA and MCAT scores, voluntary activities, leadership, personal statement, letters of rec. , and other criteria. Interviews are offered annually to 400-500 applicants. Faculty and students serve on the Admissions Committees and conduct interviews.