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UMMS School of Medicine

UMMS  School of Medicine
Class of 2023

 MOE 2019

Applicant pool: 
Total AMCAS applications received: 4,094
Total completed applications:  2,765
Applicants interviewed: 928

First-Year Class Enrollment: 
MD Program, MA residents:  115
MD Program, non-MA residents:  47
PURCH Track: 28 (Both MA and non MA) 
MD/PhD Program, MA residents: 5
MD/PhD Program, non-MA residents: 4
Total class enrollment: 162
Average GPA: 3.77

Average MCAT Scores: 88th percentile

Male: 68
Female: 94

Average age: 24

Top 10 undergraduate schools represented (Two or more students from each school):

  1. Boston College
  2. Boston University
  3. Brown University
  4. College of the Holy Cross
  5. Georgetown University
  6. Harvard University
  7. Northeastern University
  8. Tufts University
  9. University of California 
  10. University of Massachusetts

Economically and/or Educationally Disadvantaged: 24

From groups underrepresented in medicine: 14
National Board of Medical Examiners (NBME) – United States Medical Licensing Examination (USMLE) pass rates for first time test-takers:
Step 1- 100% percent in 2018
Step 2 Clinical Knowledge (CK) – 100% in 2017/2018
Step 2 Clinical Skills (CS) – 98 percent in AY 2017/2018
Step 3 – 97 percent of the graduating Class of 2016 taking the exam between May 2016 and December 2018

Residency Match:
UMMS percent is based on Fourth Year Exit Survey self-report data.  All schools percent pulled from NRMP website.
53 percent of 2019 graduates matched to their first choice for a residency program compared to 47 percent of all U.S. medical school graduates.  

Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) – Graduation Questionnaire (GQ):
The GQ is a national questionnaire administered annually by the AAMC since 1978 to U.S. graduating medical students.
95 percent of 2019 graduates responded “Agree/Strongly Agree” when rating their overall satisfaction with their medical education as compared to 89 percent of all U.S. medical school graduates. 

Survey of Recent Graduates:
This survey is administered annually by UMMS to all UMMS alumni upon completion of their 1st year of residency.
88 percent of 2018 graduates responded “Agree/Strongly Agree” when retrospectively rating their overall satisfaction with their UMMS education after completing their first year of residency.

(Revised October, 2019)

Admissions Office Newsletter-Entering Class of 2019