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Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine

Admission

Class Demographics and Statistics

Below are each class’ demographics and academic statistics along with the admissions pool statistics for the complete, interviewed and offered pools.

EY 2018

Application Stats

Total AMCAS Applications1,194
Total Secondary Applications sent687
Total Completed Applications648
Total Interviewed328
Matriculated Class60
Catch Ratio (Offer:Seats)1.95:1

Demographic Stats

Females^36 (60%)
Washington Residents57 (95%) Other 5% had ties to WA
Childhood Rural County10 (16.7%) Based on AMCAS and OFM
Childhood Rural WA County9 (15%) Based on Office of Financial Management
Counties Represented (Childhood or Permanent Address)13 (Asotin, Clark, Cowlitz, Grant, King, Kitsap, Pierce, Snohomish, Spokane, Stevens, Thurston, Whitman, Yakima)
First Generation College Graduate23 (38%) Bachelor's Degree
Low Socioeconomic Status26 (43%) Based on AMCAS EO1 or EO2
Underrepresented in Medicine (URM)^5 (8.3%)
Average Age^25
Age Range^20-33
Non-Traditional (25 and older)^23 (38%)
Advanced Degrees9 (15%)
Military Service1-4 (exact number too low to report per FERPA*)

^Not considered in admissions per law; reported only as additional characteristics of the class
*FERPA guidelines recommend not reporting characteristics amounting to less than 5

Academic Stats

Mean Overall GPA3.62 (Range: 2.88-4.0)
Mean BCPM GPA3.51 (Range: 2.42-4.0)
Mean Old MCAT*34.3 (Range: 29-39)
Mean New MCAT*506.8 (Range: 492-518)

*Only the highest MCAT was included if an applicant took both exams

EY 2017

Application Stats

Total AMCAS Applications711
Total Secondary Applications sent501
Total Completed Applications466
Total Interviewed332
Matriculated Class60
Catch Ratio1.52:1

Demographic Stats

Females^34 (56.7%)
Washington Residents57 (95%) Other 5% had ties to WA
Childhood Rural County11 (18%) Based on AMCAS and OFM
Childhood Rural WA County9 (15%) Based on Office of Financial Management
Counties Represented (Childhood or Permanent Address)17: Benton, Chelan, Clallam, Clark, Cowlitz, Franklin, Grant, King, Pacific, Pierce, Snohomish, Spokane, Stevens, Thurston, Whatcom, Whitman, Yakima
First Generation College Graduate11 (18.3%) Bachelor's Degree
Low Socioeconomic Status20 (33.3%) Based on AMCAS EO1 or EO2
Underrepresented in Medicine (URM)1-4 (exact number too low to report per FERPA*)
Average Age^26
Age Range^21 - 36
Non-Traditional (25 and older)30 (50%)
Advanced Degrees7 (11.7%)
Military Service1-4 (exact number too low to report per FERPA*)

^Not considered in admissions per law; reported only as additional characteristics of the class
*FERPA guidelines recommend not reporting characteristics amounting to less than 5

Academic Stats

Mean Overall GPA3.6 (Range: 2.92-3.98)
Mean BCPM GPA3.4 (Range: 2.66-3.98)
Mean Old MCAT*29.6 (Range: 24-34)
Mean New MCAT*505.8 (Range: 495-521)

*Only the highest MCAT was included if an applicant took both exams

Applicant Pool Data For All Cycles

  EY 2017EY 2018
Complete ApplicationsFemale40%48%
WA Residents92%94%
Childhood Rural County13.7%11%
Childhood Rural WA County11%9%
First Generation College Graduate14%20.4%
Low SES25%28.5%
URM4.7%5.4%
Mean Age2525
Non-Traditional47%42%
Advanced Degrees11%11.6%
Military Service2%2%
InterviewedFemale41%56%
WA Residents92%94%
Childhood Rural County14%16.5%
Childhood Rural WA County12%14%
First Generation College Graduate15%25.6%
Low SES25%33%
URM4%6.7%
Mean Age2525
Non-Traditional48%41%
Advanced Degrees11%10.7%
Military Service2%3.7%
All Accepted (not final matriculated)Female54%63.6%
WA Residents95%93%
Childhood Rural County20%15.3%
Childhood Rural WA County17%13.6%
First Generation College Graduate20%34%
Low SES32%39%
URM^7.6%
Mean Age2525
Non-Traditional49%40.7%
Advanced Degrees13%15.3%
Military Service^6%

^Too low to report per FERPA