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Characteristics of the Average Student in the MU College of Veterinary Medicine

2016 Incoming Class Characteristics:

2015-2016 Applicant Statistics
Applicant Demographics Qualified Missouri Residents Qualified Non-Missouri Residents
Total 108 741
Men 20 124
Women 88 617
Overall GPA 3.57 3.40

 

Total applicants were 855

2015-2016 Entering Profile
Total 120
Men 23
Women 97
Average Age 22
Average ACT 28
Average cum. GPA 3.69
Average of Last Three Semesters GPA 3.72
From Undergraduate Ag Program 57
From Undergraduate Arts & Sci. Program 42
Raised in Farm Environment 30
Raised in Small Town Environment 19
Raised in Urban Environment 36
Raised in City Environment 33

Summary Profile of Individuals Accepted Into the Class of 2020

To give you some idea of the competitive nature of entry into a college of veterinary medicine, following is a profile of the latest MU College of Veterinary Medicine Class.

Total number of applicants - 856
Total number of Missouri applicants - 115
Total Pre Vet Med & Ag Scholars - 11
Number of non-Missouri applicants - 741
Number of eligible Missouri applicants - 110

Number of students who applied for the first time - 104
Number of students who applied twice - 13
Number of students who applied more than twice - 3

State Of Residency Other Than Missouri
Arkansas Illinois Minnesota Puerto Rico  
Arizona Indiana North Carolina Rhode Island  
California Kansas New Jersey Tennessee  
Colorado Massachusetts New York Texas  
Florida Maryland Ohio Wisconsin  
Iowa Michigan Pennsylvania    

Number of women accepted - 97
Number of men accepted - 23

Number of accepted students with bachelor degrees - 119
Number of accepted students with no degrees - 1
Number of accepted students with masters degrees - 4
Number of accepted students with PhD - 0

Number of accepted students from farm backgrounds - 30
Number of accepted students from small towns - 19
Number of accepted students from urban areas - 36
Number of accepted students from large cities - 33

Average GPA of accepted students - 3.69
Average age of accepted students - 22

 

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