University of South Florida Morsani College of Medicine

University of South Florida, abbreviated as USF by Abbreviationfinder, is one of the top-ranked U.S. medical schools located in Tampa, FL. Keep reading to see admissions application information including average GRE scores, admissions selection factors and dual degree programs of University of South Florida.

12901 Bruce B. Downs Boulevard, Box 3
Tampa, FL 33612
(813) 974-2229

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

Fall 2008 Admissions Information
AMCAS application accepted? Yes
Earliest application date: N/A
Application deadline: N/A
Oldest MCAT considered: N/A
Application fee: $30
Director of admissions: Rel Larkin
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, mathematics, 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: N/A
-Latest date: N/A

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)? Yes
-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: 2,034 361 209 121
In-state: 1,395 328 194 113
Out-of-state: 639 33 15 8
Women: 1,050 190 113 66
Minorities: 864 152 84 49
International: N/A N/A N/A N/A

Acceptance rate: 10.3%

GPA
Average undergraduate GPA: 3.7

MCAT
Overall score (composite): 9.9
Verbal reasoning: 9.5
Physical sciences: 9.8
Biological: 10.3
Writing: P

Undergraduate Majors
Biological sciences (biology, microbiology, zoology, etc.): 60%
Physical sciences (biochemistry, chemistry, engineering, etc.): 15%
Non-sciences (sociology, economics, English, etc.): 13%
Other health professions (nursing, pharmacy, etc.): 0%
Mixed disciplines and other: 12%

Biological sciences (biology, microbiology, zoology, etc.): 60%
Physical sciences (biochemistry, chemistry, engineering, etc.): 15%
Non-sciences (sociology, economics, English, etc.): 13%
Other health professions (nursing, pharmacy, etc.): 0%
Mixed disciplines and other: 12%

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? Yes
Number of years to complete combined college/M.D. program: 7 years
Web site for combined college/M.D. program: www.health.usf.edu/medicine/mdadmissions

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)
Traditionally accepts Florida students only, but now able to take limited, superior, out-of-state applicants. Preference is given to individuals demonstrating outstanding scholarship, leadership skills, and exemplary humanism.