Class Profile


UMMS  School of Medicine
Class of 2022

 UMMS SOM Class of 2022

Applicant pool: 
Total AMCAS applications received: 3,914
Total completed applications:  2,670
Applicants interviewed: 938

First-Year Class Enrollment: 
MD Program, MA residents:  104
MD Program, non-MA residents:  50
PURCH Track: 27 (Both MA and non MA) 
MD/PhD Program, MA residents: 2
MD/PhD Program, non-MA residents: 6
Total class enrollment: 162

Entering Class GPA: 
Average GPA: 3.73

Average MCAT Scores: 
90th percentile

Male: 64
Female: 98

Average age: 24

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

  1. Boston College
  2. Boston University
  3. Brandeis University
  4. Cornell University
  5. Dartmouth College
  6. Harvard University
  7. Northeastern University
  8. Tufts University
  9. University of California at Los Angeles
  10. University of Massachusetts

Economically and/or Educationally Disadvantaged: 24

From groups underrepresented in medicine: 20

National Board of Medical Examiners (NBME) – United States Medical Licensing Examination (USMLE) pass rates for first time test-takers:
Step 1- 97 percent in 2017
Step 2 Clinical Knowledge (CK) – 98 percent in AY 2016/2017
Step 2 Clinical Skills (CS) – 99 percent in AY 2016/2017
Step 3 – 99 percent of the graduating Class of 2015 taking the exam between May 2015 and December 2017

Residency Match
UMMS percent is based on Fourth Year Exit Survey self-report data.  All schools percent pulled from NRMP website.
55 percent of 2018 graduates matched to their first choice for a residency program compared to 49 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.
97 percent of 2018 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.
98 percent of 2017 graduates responded “Agree/Strongly Agree” when retrospectively rating their overall satisfaction with their UMMS education after completing their first year of residency

Admissions Office Newsletter-Entering Class of 2018