Tulane Medicine

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Contacts

Website: http://tulane.edu/som/
Phone: 504-988-5331
Admissions e-mail: medsch@tulane.edu


Program Information

  • Doctor of Medicine (MD)
  • 4 years in length
  • Joint Programs are available. For more information, click here

Admission statistics

  • Total number of applicants in 2017: 10,002
  • Class size in 2017: 190
  • International students are eligible to apply

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Admission Requirements

Course and Degree Requirements

  • Recommended to have obtained a baccalaureate degree prior to admission.
  • No specific course requirements
  • Recommended courses: biology, chemistry, mathematics, laboratory or field experiences, behavioral and social sciences, expository writing, statistics, psychology, genetics, physics, sociology

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GPA

  • Minimum GPA: None
  • Average GPA for accepted students 2017: 3.57

MCAT

  • Minimum score: None
  • Average MCAT score for accepted students 2015: 33

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Supporting Documents

  • AMCAS Application
  • 3 Letters of Recommendation
    • Two from a science professor and a third from anyone of the applicant’s choice or one committee letter
  • Supplemental Application
    • Applicant will be sent supplemental application upon receipt from AMCAS application
  • Application fee: $125

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Evaluation criteria

  • No mathematical formulae are used in making an acceptance decision
  • No specific guidelines are given to committee members to place particular weight upon MCAT's, GPA, or other parts of the completed application
  • Final decision is subjective and based upon the opinions of no fewer than five members of the Committee.

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Interview

  • Approximately 500 applicants granted interviews
  • After screening applicant based on primary and secondary applications, admission’s committee will invite the applicant via email for an interview
  • Interviews are conducted September 2015 - February 2016
  • Applicants are interviewed by once by a faculty member or administrator and once by a student
    • Interviews by faculty members or administrators are "blind" or informal, including a part where the interviewee will play a role of a physician to participate in a "standardized patient" excercise
    • Interviews by current students will be in the form of a "working lunch"

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Timeline 2017-2018

  • August 1 - Latest date for early acceptance primary application
  • August 15 - February 15, 2016 - Interview invitations mailed out
  • September 1 - Latest submission date for secondary application as well as supporting documents for early decision acceptance
  • October 1 - Early Acceptance Decision
  • October 15 - Rolling Acceptance begins
  • December 15 - Latest primary application date
  • January 15 - Latest date of receipt for secondary application as well as supporting documents

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Tuition 2017-2018

  • First year tuition: $61,512
  • Approximate Total First year costs: $86,062

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