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

2015 Incoming Class Characteristics:

2014-2015 Applicant Statistics
Applicant Demographics Qualified Missouri Residents Qualified Non-Missouri Residents
Total 108 834
Men 23 137
Women 85 697
Overall GPA 3.52 3.44

 

Total applicants were 956

2014-2015 Entering Profile
Total 120
Men 22
Women 98
Average Age 22
Average ACT 28
Average cum. GPA 3.70
Average of Last Three Semesters GPA 3.72
From Undergraduate Ag Program 49
From Undergraduate Arts & Sci. Program 46
Raised in Farm Environment 27
Raised in Small Town Environment 32
Raised in Urban Environment 36
Raised in City Environment 25

Summary Profile of Individuals Accepted Into the Class of 2019

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 - 956
Total number of Missouri applicants - 122
Total Pre Vet Med & Ag Scholars - 13
Number of non-Missouri applicants - 834
Number of eligible Missouri applicants - 108

Number of students who applied for the first time - 104
Number of students who applied twice - 14
Number of students who applied more than twice - 2

State Of Residency Other Than Missouri
Arkansas Illinois Massachusetts North Carolina Pennsylvania
Alabama Tennessee Maine Nebraska  
Arizona Texas Michigan New Hampshire  
California Indiana Virginia New Jersey  
Connecticut Kentucky Wisconsin New York  
Iowa Maryland Mississippi Ohio  

Number of women accepted - 98
Number of men accepted - 22

Number of accepted students with bachelor degrees - 109
Number of accepted students with no degrees - 7
Number of accepted students with masters degrees - 3
Number of accepted students with PhD - 1

Number of accepted students from farm backgrounds - 27
Number of accepted students from small towns - 32
Number of accepted students from urban areas - 36
Number of accepted students from large cities - 25

Average GPA of accepted students - 3.70
Average age of accepted students - 22

 

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Last Update: July 8, 2015