Application Statistics- Class of 2020

Residency Applied Offered Admission Accepted offer Gender Applied Accepted
California Residents 383 132 131 Female 613 125
WICHE Residents 41 8 2 Male 118 20
Non-residents 307 21 12 Total 731 145
Total Applicants 731* 161 145

*Received 894 applications from VMCAS. Only 731 applicants completed application requirements.

Statistics of Accepted Applicants

  • Average GPA’s: Accumulative (3.66), Overall Science (3.64), Last 45 Semester/67 Quarter Units (3.77)
  • Average GRE scores: Verbal 80%, Quantitative 74%, Analytical Writing 73%
  • Average Age: 23 (age range 20-38)
  • Ethnicity: African American/Black (1), Asian/Other Asian (30), Caucasian (83), Hispanic/Mexican American/Other Spanish (7), Multi-Ethnic (24)
  • Primary Undergraduate College: UCD (38), UC (31), CSU (23), other CA (12), out-of-state (41)
  • Undergraduate Majors: Animal-Related Sciences (63), Biological Sciences (65),Chemistry/Physics/Other Sciences (6), Humanities/Social Sciences/Other (11)
  • Degrees Received by end of Spring 2016: Bachelor’s (145); Master’s (tbd); PhD/Professional (tbd)
  • Applicants Admitted on 1st Application: (126), 2nd (16), 3rd (3)
  • Areas of Interest Species Specific: small animal (48), mixed animal (27), equine (14), wildlife (12), zoo (11), large animal (7), lab animal (7), food animal (6), small/equine (6), avian/exotics (5), fish (1), poultry (1)
  • Areas of Veterinary Interest at Application: Private Practice/Specialty Practice (109), Academics/Research/Teaching (26), Public Health (10)

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

University of California

 

UC Berkeley

6

UC Davis

38

UC Irvine

2

UC Los Angeles

10

UC Merced

0

UC Riverside

0

UC San Diego

6

UC Santa Barbara

4

UC Santa Cruz

3

TOTAL

69

California State Universities

 

CSU Fresno

1

Humboldt State

1

CSU Los Angeles

1

CSU Northridge

1

CSPU Pomona

6

San Diego State

1

CPSU San Luis Obispo

12

Total

23

Other California Colleges

Chapman University

1

Loyola Marymount University

2

Occidental College

1

Point Loma Nazarene College

1

Pomona College

1

Stanford University

4

University of Southern California

2

TOTAL

12

Out-of-State Colleges

Accepted

Brown University, RI

2

Carleton College, MN

1

Case Western Reserve University, OH

1

Colby College, ME

1

Colorado College

2

Colorado State University

2

Cornell University, NY

3

Duke University, NC

1

Georgetown University, DC

1

Lawrence University, WI

1

Macalester College, MN

1

Michigan State University

1

Middle Tennessee State University

1

Montana State University

2

Mount Holyoke College, MA

1

Nanjing Agriculture University, China

1

Northwest Ag & Forestry Univ., China

1

Oregon State University

2

Purdue University, IN

1

Texas A&M University

1

Texas Tech University

1

Universite Montpellier, France

1

University of Arizona

1

University of Florida

1

University of Massachusetts

1

University of Miami

2

University of Minnesota

1

University of Puget Sound, WA

1

University of Vermont

1

University of Washington

1

University of Wisconsin, Madison

1

West Virginia University

1

TOTAL

41