Universtiy of Miami Miller School of Medicine Medical School Education & Admissions

MD Class of 2020

Class of 2018

Senior Associate Dean Alex Mechaber, Orientation

Applications

State Applications Interviewed New Entrants
Florida 2,091 203 77
Out-of-State 6,450 260 69
Total 8,541 463 146

Non-Florida students include: 20 from California, 6 from New York, 6 from New Jersey, 5 from Georgia, 5 from Massachusetts, 3 from Illinois, Minnesota, 2 from Arizona, Michigan, Nevada, North Carolina, Texas and Virginia, and 1 each from Colorado, District of Columbia, Hawaii, Iowa, Maryland, Missouri, New Hampshire, New Mexico, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Utah, Wisconsin, and 1 unclassified.

Gender

Women 78 (54%)
Men 68 (46%)

Ethnicity

African-Americans, Blacks 8 (6.8%)
Asian 46 (31.5 %)
Hispanic 28 (19.2 %)
Non-Hispanic White 64 (43.8%)

Academic Measures

Cumulative GPA 3.74
Science GPA 3.69
MCAT Composite 87th percentile

Majors

Biology/Zoology 60, Biochemistry 12, Psychology 11, Neuroscience 10, Chemistry 8, Biomedical Engineering 7, Microbiology-Immunology 7, Microbiology 6, Cell and Molecular Biology 3, Computer/Information Sciences 3, Economics 3, Geological Sciences 3 , Health Sciences 3, Latin American Studies 3, Nursing 3, Physiology 3, Public Health 3, Anthropology 2, Exercise Science/Sports Medicine 2, Mathematics 2, Nutrition 2, Agriculture and Biologic Engineering 1, BioBehavioral Health 1, Chemical Engineering 1, English 1, Law 1, Music 1, Pharmacy 1, Philosophy 1, Political Science 1.

Undergraduate Schools Attended in Florida (67)

Florida Atlantic University – 2, Florida International University – 8, Florida State University – 1, Florida Southern College – 1, University of Central Florida – 2, University of Florida – 12, University of Miami – 40, University of North Florida – 1

Undergraduate Schools Attended outside of Florida (79)

Arizona State University – 1, Brown University – 1, Bryn Mawr College – 1, Cornell University -5, Dartmouth University -1, Duke University – 5, Emory University – 6, Gwynedd-Mercy University – 1, Indiana University – 1, Johns Hopkins University -1, Louisiana Tech University – 1, Mass. Institute of Technology – 1, New York University – 4, North Carolina State University – 1, Northwestern University – 3, Rice University– 1, Saint Louis University– 1, Stanford University – 2, The University of Utah – 1, Tulane University -2, University of British Columbia – 1, University of California – 15, University of Maryland – 2, University of Michigan – 1, University of Minnesota – 2, University of Nevada– 1, University of North Carolina -3, University of Notre Dame – 1, University of Pennsylvania – 1, University of Southern California – 1, University of Virginia – 2, University of Washington -2, University of Wisconsin – 1, Virginia Polytechnic University – 1, Washington State University -1, Washington University – St. Louis -3, Yale – 1