Application Statistics- Class of 2020

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

Statistics of Accepted Applicants*Received 894 applications from VMCAS. Only 731 applicants completed application requirements.

 

  • 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 99
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