Application Statistics- Class of 2019

Applicant Pool Summary:

Residency *Applied Offered Admission Accepted offer Gender Applied Accepted
California Residents 387 120 113 Female 612 119
WICHE Residents 43 6 5 Male 118 21
Non-residents 290 33 20 Total 730 140
International 10 2 2
Total Applicants 730 161 140

*Number of applications considered complete (transcripts, GRE scores, PPI evaluations and portal/supplemental information were received). 213 (130 PPI incompletes; 83 PPI, portal, GRE) incomplete applications are not counted in this number.

Statistics of Accepted Applicants

  • Average GPA’s:
    • California/certified WICHE residents: Overall Science (3.65), Last 45 Semester Units (3.78)  Average PPI score: 4.2
    • Non-residents/foreign: Overall Science (3.87), Last 45 Semester Units (3.90)  Average PPI score: 4.2
  • **Average GRE scores:
    • California/certified WICHE residents:  Quantitative 75%
    • Non-residents/foreign: Quantitative 78%
      • Verbal – 78%, Analytical Writing - 68% (approx. averages for all applicants)
  • Average Age: 23 (age range 19-42)
  • Ethnicity: African American/Black (1), Asian/Other Asian (28), Caucasian (87), Hispanic/Mexican American/Other Spanish (5), Multi-Ethnic (19)
  • Primary Undergraduate College: UCD (25), UC (41), CSU (15), other CA (8), out-of state (51), Foreign (0)
  • Undergraduate Majors: Animal-Related Sciences (46), Biological Sciences (71),Chemistry/Physics/Other Sciences (7), Humanities/Social Sciences/Other (16)
  • Degrees Received by end of Spring 2015: Bachelor’s (140); Master’s (7); PhD/Professional (2)
  • Applicants Admitted on 1st Application: (126), 2nd (11), 3rd (2), 4th (1)
  • Areas of Interest Species Specific:small animal (58), mixed (26), zoo (4), wildlife (18), small/equine (3), equine (9), avian/exotics (2), food (5), large (7), lab animal (6), poultry (1), fish (1)
  • Areas of Veterinary Interest at Application: Academics/Research/Teaching (21), Private Practice/Specialty Practice (92), Public Health (27)

**Only the Quantitative scores are used for evaluation of admission; however, all sections of the GRE General Test must be taken and submitted.

Undergraduate Colleges of Admitted Students (Majority of undergraduate academic work)

University of California

Accepted

Applied

UC Berkeley

13

24

UC Davis

25

98

UC Irvine

1

9

UC Los Angeles

10

24

UC Merced

0

2

UC Riverside

1

3

UC San Diego

12

22

UC Santa Barbara

2

6

UC Santa Cruz

2

11

Total

66

199

California State Universities

Accepted

Applied

CSU Bakersfield

CSU Channel Islands

0

0

0

 1

CSU Chico

0

1

CSU Dominguez Hills

0

3

CSU East Bay

0

1

CSU Fresno

   0   

3

CSU Fullerton

0

1

Humboldt State

0

3

CSU Long Beach

0

1

CSU Los Angeles

0

1

CSU Monterey Bay

0

1

CSU Northridge

0

2

CSPU Pomona

2

17

CSU Sacramento

0

1

CSU San Bernardino

0

1

CSU San Marcos

0

2

San Diego State

0

2

San Francisco State

0

4

San Jose State

0

2

CPSU San Luis Obispo

12

37

Sonoma State

1

3

CSU Stanislaus

0

1

Total

15

90

Other California Colleges

Accepted

Claremont McKenna College

1

Loyola Marymount University

1

New College of California

1

Pitzer College

1

Point Loma Nazarene Univ.

1

Pomona College

Scripps College

University of Southern California

1

1

1

Total

8

Out-of-State Colleges

Arizona State University – 1

Barnard College, NY  - 1

Colby College, ME – 1

Colorado State University – 2

Columbia University, NY – 2

Cornell University, NY – 2

George Washington University, DC – 1

Harvard University, MA – 2

James Madison University, VA – 1

Johns Hopkins University, MD – 1

Kenyon College, OH – 1

Northeastern University, MA – 1

Northwestern University, IL – 2

Nova Southeastern University, FL – 1

The Ohio State University – 1

Oregon State University – 2

Pacific Lutheran University, WA – 1

Princeton University, NJ – 1

Rice University, TX – 1

Roanoke College, VA – 1

Rutgers University, NJ – 1

Swarthmore College, PA – 1

Syracuse University, NY – 1

Texas A&M University – 1

Trinity University, TX – 1

University of Arizona – 2

University of Connecticut – 1

University of Delaware – 1

University of Florida – 1

University of Hawaii at Manoa – 3

University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign – 1

University of Maine, Orono – 1

University of Maryland, College Park – 1

University of Nebraska, Lincoln – 1

University of New Mexico, Albuquerque – 1

University of North Carolina, Charlotte – 1

University of Notre Dame – 1

University of Wisconsin, Madison – 1

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University – 1

Washington University in St. Louis, MO – 2

West Virginia University - 1

Total - 51