Placement of Students into Medical Schools

Updated February 8, 2018 for the four-year period 2013-2016
Source: Annual Report from the Premedical Advisory Committee 2015-2016

Placement of Miami students into medical school

Total number of Miami undergraduate applicants to medical school: 332

Number of Miami undergraduates accepted to medical school: 192

Medical school acceptance rate for Miami students: 57.8%

Medical school acceptance rate nationally: 42.4%

Academic profile of Miami students accepted into medical school

Average overall GPA: 3.73

Average science GPA: 3.67

Average MCAT percentile: 77th

Of the 236 Miami students who scored in the 50th percentile or higher on the MCAT and maintained at least a 3.20 science GPA and a 3.20 overall GPA, 167 (71%) were accepted to medical school.

Undergraduate majors of Miami students accepted into medical school

Major Number of accepted students
Zoology 74
Double major (1 science) 26
Biochemistry 20
Microbiology 15


Biology 11
Bioengineering 9
Chemistry 5
Psychology 4
Biophysics 2
Double major (0 science) 2
Economics 1
International studies 1
Management and leadership 1
Mechanical engineering 1
Music 1
Professional writing 1
Spanish 1
Triple major (1 science) 1
Women's studies 1