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2017 AMCAS Infographic: Learn More About Applicants and Enrollees

As part of our AMCAS Infographics: Medical School Applications by the Numbers series, we have created a visual snapshot of 2017 AMCAS applicants and enrollees. Discover information such as the average GPA, average MCAT score, the age of the oldest and youngest enrollee, and the percentage of enrollees that self-identified as disadvantaged.

AMCAS Infographic 2018

You can view the 2017 AMCAS infographic as well as the rest of the infographics in this series below:

Diversity in Admissions

Diversity in Admissions

New Report Examines Experiences of Medical Students and Physicians with Disabilities

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A new report published by the AAMC (Association of American Medical Colleges) and the University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine (UCSF), Accessibility, Inclusion, and Action in Medical Education: Lived Experiences of Learners and Physicians With Disabilities, explores the current state of medical education for medical students and physicians with disabilities. The publication, the first of its kind, is designed to increase awareness and understanding of the challenges and opportunities for individuals with disabilities at the nation’s medical schools and teaching hospitals. The report is coauthored by Lisa Meeks, PhD, University of Michigan Medical School and Institute for Health Policy and Innovation, and Neera R. Jain, MS, CRC, policy advisor for the Coalition for Disability Access in Health Science and Medical Education.

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Recent News Articles of Interest to the Admissions Community


Admissions Office Buzz

Nevada's New Medical School Now Accepting Applications, Nevada Business

Medical School Dreamers Face Uncertainty, Wall Street Journal

Dreamers in Jeopardy, The Chronicle of Higher Education

In the Pipeline

Programs Focused on Diversifying Medical Pipeline, Diverse Issues in Higher Education

Missouri Foundation Donates $700,000 to MSSU Medical School Scholarships, Joplin Globe

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