Application Statistics- Class of 2022

Applicant Pool Summary:

Residency *Applied Interviewed Offered Admission Accepted Offer
California Residents 493 167 130 120
WICHE Residents 48 22 12 7
Non-residents 505 50 41 23
Total Applicants *1046 239 183 150
Gender *Applied Interviewed Offered Admission Accepted Offer
Female 878 206 162 136
Male 160 33 21 14
Not stated 8 0 0 0
Total  *1046 239 183 150

*Received 1169 applications from VMCAS. Only 1046 applicants completed application requirements.

Statistics of Accepted Applicants:

  • Average GPA’s: 
  • CA/WICHE Residents - Accumulative (3.70), Overall Science (3.67), Most recent 45 Sem/67 Qtr Units (3.80)Non-Residents – Accumulative (3.91), Overall Science (3.90), Most recent 45 Sem/67 Qtr Units (3.94)
  • Ranges for CA residents:
  • The student with the lowest Overall Science GPA (3.06), had a 45 Sem/67 Qtr Units GPA of 3.69 and a GRE Quant score of 73%
  • The student with the lowest 45 Sem/67 Qtr units  GPA (3.32), had an Overall Science GPA of 3.45 and GRE Quant score  of 81%
  • The student with the lowest GRE Quant score (24%), had an Overall Science GPA of 3.80 and 45 Sem/67 Qtr Units GPA of 3.87
  • Average GRE scores: CA/WICHE Residents – Quantitative (71%), Non-Residents (86%)
  • Average Age:   23 (age range 20-34)
  • Ethnicity:  Caucasian (76), Asian/Other Asian (34), Hispanic/Mexican American/Other Spanish (9), Multi-Ethnic (28), African American/Black (3)
  • Undergraduate Majors:  Animal-Related Sciences (62), Biological Sciences (64),                  Chemistry/Physics/Other Sciences (14), Humanities/Social Sciences/Other (10)
     
  • Degrees Received by end of Spring 2018: Bachelor’s (150); Master’s (tbd); PhD/Professional (tbd)
  • Applicants Admitted on 1st Application: (137), 2nd (10), 3rd or more (3)
  • Areas of Interest Species Specific: small animal (58), mixed animal (28), wildlife (16),  zoo (11), large animal (10), equine (7), small/equine (8), food animal (7), lab animal (5)

  • Areas of Interest Career Specific:  Private Practice / Specialty Practice (101); Academics/Research/Teaching (28); Public Health (21)
  • Average Veterinary Experience Hours: 1,475  (range: 182-7,500 hours)

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

University of California

Accepted

UC Berkeley

8

UC Davis

*47

UC Irvine

0

UC Los Angeles

5

UC Riverside

0

UC San Diego

4

UC Santa Barbara

4

UC Santa Cruz

2

Total

70

California State Universities

Accepted

Chico

1

East Bay

1

Fresno

2

Monterey Bay

1

Pomona

6

San Luis Obispo

9

Stanislaus

1

Total

21

Other California Colleges

Accepted

California Lutheran University

1

Occidental College

2

Pommona College

1

St. Mary's College

1

Scripps College

1

Stanford University

3

University of Southern California 1

Total

10

Out-of-State Colleges Accepted
Arizona State University 1
Boise State University, ID 1
Boston University, MA               1
Brown University, RI 1
Colgate University, NY 1
College of the Atlantic, ME 1
Cornell University               3
Duke University, NC 1
Emory University, GA 1
George Fox University, OR 1
Harvard University, MA 1
Johns Hopkins University, MD 1
Kasetsart University, Thailand 1
Lake Erie College, OH 1
Middlebury College, VT 1
Muhlenberg College, PA 1
New Mexico State University 1
Northwestern University, IL 3
Ohio State University 1
Princeton University, NJ 2
Rice University, TX 1
Rowan University, NJ 1
Southern Methodist University, TX 1
Texas A&M University 1
Thomas Edison State College, NJ 1
University of Connecticut 1
University of Florida 3
University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign 2
University of Massachusetts, Amherst 1
University of New Mexico 1
University of Pennsylvania 1
University of Texas, Austin 1
University of Virginia 1
University of Western Ontario, Canada 1
University of Wyoming      1
Vassar College, NY 1
Washington State University 1
Washington University in St. Louis, MO 1
Whitman College, WA 3
Total 49

*Proportionate to the number of applicants from UC Davis.
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