Our Applicant Profile

Four-Year Averages (2018–2021)
The UArizona College of Medicine – Phoenix believes in the holistic review of all applicants with a balanced assessment of metrics, attributes and life experiences.

Applications

Total: 6,367
Top Five Schools: University of California – Los Angeles (353), Arizona State University (308), University of Arizona (293), University of California – San Diego (194), University of California – Berkeley (181)
Top 10 Home States: California, Arizona, Texas, Florida, Utah, Illinois, Washington, Colorado, New York, Michigan
Top Five Majors: Biology (1,881), Biochemistry (481), Neuroscience (403), Psychology (307), Physiology (278)
GPA: Average (3.56), Range (1.86–4.00)
MCAT: Average (506), Range (473–528)

Interviews Scheduled

Total: 426
Top Five Schools: Arizona State University (65), University of Arizona (54), University of California – Los Angeles (33), Brigham Young University (22), University of California – Berkeley (15)
Top 10 Home States: Arizona, California, Utah, Colorado, Washington, Texas, Oregon, Wisconsin, Nevada, Idaho
Top Five Majors: Biology (99), Biochemistry (42), Neuroscience (39), Physiology (32), Molecular Biology (25)
GPA: Average (3.76), Range (2.61–4.00)
MCAT: Average (514), Range (493–528)

Admission Offers

Total: 178
Top Five Schools: Arizona State University (33), University of Arizona (24), University of California – Los Angeles (13), Brigham Young University (6), University of California – Berkeley (5)
Top 10 Home States: Arizona, California, Utah, Colorado, Texas, Wisconsin, Idaho, Oregon, Nevada, Washington
Top Five Majors: Biology (40), Neuroscience (17), Biochemistry (16), Physiology (14), Molecular Biology (10)
GPA: Average (3.78), Range (2.80–4.00)
MCAT: Average (515), Range (493–528)

  • Please note that the grade point averages are based on primary undergraduate work; graduate grade point averages are not included.
  • Applicants must have a cumulative science and overall GPA of 3.0 or better in either their undergraduate, post-baccalaureate or graduate studies.
  • MCAT minimum changed to 495 in 2017.