Students

Photo: Class of 2013
Class of 2013 White Coat Ceremony

Meet the Class of 2013- Seniors

Demographics

  • The Class of 2013 was selected from a pool of 1,135 applicants. 
  • The Class consisted of 110 females and 23 males for a total of 133 upon admissions.   
  • The ethnicity distribution was as follows: 
    • 2   African American/Black
    • 19 Asian/Other Asian
    • 88 Caucasian
    • 6   Hispanic/Mexican American/Other Spanish
    • 1   Multi-Ethnic
    • 1   Pacific Islander
    • 15 Declined to state
  • The average entry ages was 24 with a range of 20 years of age to 45. 
  • Upon entry, students displayed the following interests in veterinary medicine:
    • 47- small animal
    • 15 - equine
    • 8   - mixed
    • 3   - wildlife
    • 9   - large animal
    • 9   - lab animal
    • 9   - small/equine
    • 7   - research
    • 5   - avian/exotics
    • 10  - food animal
    • 6   - zoo
    • 2   - academics/teaching
    • 3   - dairy

Academics

  • The average GPA was 3.53 with a 3.35 in the required sciences and a 3.62 in the last 45 semester units. 
  • The average GRE scores were as follows: 
    • Verbal- 77%  (575 scaled score)
    • Quantitative - 75% (712 scaled score)
    • Analytical Writing - 65% (4.72 scaled score)

Educational Background Upon Entry

  • Undergraduate Colleges:
    • 39 from the University of California, Davis
    • 26 from the University of California
    • 30 from the California State University
    • 14 from other colleges within the state of California
    • 24 from out-of-state universities
  • Undergraduate Degrees:
    • 22   - B.A.
    • 102 - B.S.
    • 9     - No degree
  • Advanced Degrees:
    • 14 - M.A./M.S.
    • 2   - Ph.D.
  • Undergraduate Majors:
    • 57 - Animal-related sciences
    • 55 - Biological sciences
    • 7   - Natural/environmental Sciences
    • 14 - Other