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Acceptance Statistics

For recent admission cycles, we have the following data for admission to medical schools, veterinary medicine programs, and dental schools. It is important to note, HPAC supports all students who apply. 

Overall, 84% of the Skidmore students who applied to medical schools, veterinary medicine programs, or dental schools got into at least one program they applied to (on the first attempt, it was 61%). For those accepted, the mean Skidmore GPA was 3.59 and the median was 3.63 with a standard deviation of 0.26.

  • For Medical schools in particular: 82% of Skidmore students who applied were accepted to at least one program (62% on their first attempt). Of those accepted to at least one program:
    • Mean Skidmore GPA 3.62, median GPA 3.66, standard deviation of 0.26, with a range of 2.85-4.0
    • Mean MCAT score 509, median 511, standard deviation of 7, with a range of 492-526
        • CPFBS: 127, 127, ± 2, range: 121-132
        • CARS: 127, 127, ± 2, range: 122-131
        • BBFLS: 128, 127, ± 2, range: 122-132
        • PSBFB: 128, 128, ± 2, range: 123-131

Based on 2022 AAMC Facts, the overall profile of matriculating students (41.5% of those that applied) into medical schools was as follows:

  • Mean overall GPA 3.75 ± 0.24
  • Mean overall MCAT 511.9 ± 6.7
      • CPFBS: 127.9 ± 2.2
      • CARS: 126.9 ± 2.4
      • BBFLS: 128.2 ± 2.1
      • PSBFB: 128.9 ± 2.0

Nationally, Overall Acceptance by MCAT Score and Overall GPA, 2020-2023, AAMC Data

Where have Skidmore graduates matriculated in recent years?

MD/PhD Programs
  • Yale University
  • Wayne State
  • University of Rochester
MD/MPH Programs
  • Stony Brook University
MD Programs
  • Stanford University
  • University of California, Los Angeles
  • University of Pittsburgh
  • New York Medical College (x3)
  • SUNY Upstate (x4)
  • Albert Einstein
  • UMass Chan Medical School(x4)
  • Brown University
  • University of Vermont
  • Drexel University
  • Sidney Kimmel Medical College (Thomas Jefferson University)
  • University of Iowa
  • University of Maryland
  • Temple University
  • University of Arizona
  • University of South Florida
  • Tufts University
  • Medical College of Wisconsin
  • Michigan State University
  • Albany Medical College (x2)
  • George Washington University
  • Rutgers University (Robert Wood Johnson Medical School)
  • Stony Brook University
  • Hofstra University
 DO Programs
  • Western University
  • New York Institute of Technology
  • Touro College (NY)
  • University of New England
  • Rocky Vista University
  • Edward Via College
Dental Programs
  • University of Pennsylvania
  • New York University
  • Tufts University
  • Tuoro College
  • High Point University
Veterinary Medicine
  • University of Pennsylvania
  • Ontario Veterinary College (University of Guelph)
  • University of Wisconsin
  • Ohio State University
  • University of Florida
Direct Entry Master of Nursing Programs
  • University of Pennsylvania
  • Johns Hopkins University
  • MGH Institute of Health
  • Yale University
  • University of Arizona
Physcian Assistant Programs
  • Weill Cornell Medicine
  • Yale Unviersity
  • Drexel University
  • Northeastern University
  • Tufts University (x2)
  • Stony Brook University
  • Massachusetts College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences (x2)
  • Albany Medical College
  • SUNY Upstate
  • Le Moyne College
  • Boston University
  • DeSales University
  • University of Washington (x2)
  • University of New England
  • Quinnipiac University
  • Dominican University of California
  • Ithaca College
  • South University
  • Salus University
  • Pace University
  • Long Island University
  • DeSales University
  • UNT Health Science Center
  • University of St. Francis