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Duke University School of Medicine

Fall 2008 Admissions InformationDuke University School of Medicine
AMCAS application accepted? Yes
Earliest application date: 06/01
Application deadline: 11/15
Oldest MCAT considered: 2004
Application fee: $80
Director of admissions: Dr. Brenda Armstrong
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, demonstration of writing skills, calculus, 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 1
     -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: $100
     -Deposit due: May 15
     -Deposit refundable prior to: May 15
     -Starting month for the class of 2007-2008: August

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: 5,166 792 206 101
In-state: 349 227 24 19
Out-of-state: 4,817 565 182 82
Women: 2,320 355 131 52
Minorities: 702 174 74 34
International: 245 46 6 3



Acceptance rate: 4.0%

GPA
Average undergraduate GPA: 3.74

MCAT
Overall score (composite): 11.1
Verbal reasoning: 10.6
Physical sciences: 11.2
Biological: 11.6
Writing: N

Undergraduate Majors
Biological sciences (biology, microbiology, zoology, etc.): 41%
Physical sciences (biochemistry, chemistry, engineering, etc.): 35%
Non-sciences (sociology, economics, English, etc.): 14%
Other health professions (nursing, pharmacy, etc.): 6%
Mixed disciplines and other: 4%

Biological sciences (biology, microbiology, zoology, etc.): 41%
Physical sciences (biochemistry, chemistry, engineering, etc.): 35%
Non-sciences (sociology, economics, English, etc.): 14%
Other health professions (nursing, pharmacy, etc.): 6%
Mixed disciplines and other: 4%
 



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., M.D./M.S., M.D./M.A.

Does the school have a combined college/M.D. program? No
Number of years to complete combined college/M.D. program: N/A
Web site for combined college/M.D. 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)
Maturity, strong study habits, intelligence, character, integrity, and professionalism are essential qualifications for admission. Beyond these, premedical students should strive for an education that develops abilities to observe critically, think analytically, and work independently.

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