University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine

University of New England, abbreviated as UNE by Abbreviationfinder, is one of the top-ranked U.S. medical schools located in Biddeford, ME. Keep reading to see admissions application information including average GRE scores, admissions selection factors and dual degree programs of University of New England.

11 Hills Beach Road
Biddeford, ME 04005
(800) 477-4863

Admissions E-mail: [email protected]
Web site: http://www.une.edu/com/
Electronic application: https://aacomas.aacom.org

Fall 2008 Admissions Information
AMCAS application accepted? No
Earliest application date: 01/31
Application deadline: 08/01
Oldest MCAT considered: 2000
Application fee: $55
Director of admissions: Alan Liebrecht
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, 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: March 29
-Latest date: January 28

Applicant’s response to acceptance offer for the 2007-2008 first-year class:
-Maximum time in weeks: 4 weeks
-Does the school consider requests for deferred entrance? No
-Deposit to hold place in class: $500
-Deposit due: At time of acceptance offer
-Deposit refundable prior to: November 28
-Starting month for the class of 2007-2008: July

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: 2,986 380 241 123
In-state: 54 39 30 24
Out-of-state: 2,932 341 211 99
Women: 1,445 156 111 58
Minorities: 431 23 16 14
International: N/A N/A N/A N/A

Acceptance rate: 8.1%

GPA
Average undergraduate GPA: 3.34

MCAT
Overall score (composite): 8.8
Verbal reasoning: 8.5
Physical sciences: 8.0
Biological: 8.8
Writing: R

Undergraduate Majors
Biological sciences (biology, microbiology, zoology, etc.): 57%
Physical sciences (biochemistry, chemistry, engineering, etc.): 13%
Non-sciences (sociology, economics, English, etc.): 16%
Other health professions (nursing, pharmacy, etc.): 2%
Mixed disciplines and other: 12%

Biological sciences (biology, microbiology, zoology, etc.): 57%
Physical sciences (biochemistry, chemistry, engineering, etc.): 13%
Non-sciences (sociology, economics, English, etc.): 16%
Other health professions (nursing, pharmacy, etc.): 2%
Mixed disciplines and other: 12%

Combined Degree Programs
Combined degree programs offered: D.O./Ph.D., 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: 7 years
Web site for combined college/D.O. 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)
Academic record and scholastic ability; exposure to and experience in health care and human services; leadership, community service and/or research experience; interest in practicing primary care, practicing in New England and/or working in underserved communities; and the maturity and desire to work collaboratively with classmates, faculty, health care providers and patients.