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The community invests in Dell Med. In return, it’s our responsibility — one we take seriously — to be agents for change and to show real impact.
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We recruit and train physician leaders as comfortable taking on systemic challenges in health as caring for individual patients.
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We’re here to make health — including health care — better. The end goal is a complete revolution in how people get and stay healthy.
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We reward creative thinking and encourage rapid experimentation, using collaborative programs to speed promising research to market.
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True health demands that the whole work in harmony, which is why we’re dedicated to partnership. Indeed, we can’t achieve our goals without it.
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We’re rethinking the role of academic medicine in improving health — and doing so with a unique focus on our community.
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By the Numbers

~200
Students are enrolled at Dell Med
20.2%
Identify with a race or ethnicity underrepresented in medicine*
91%
Are Texas residents**

19

Countries & 24 states

56%, 44%

Women, Men
National averages: 51.6%, 48.3%

24.9

Average age at matriculation
National average: 24

4,800 Applications Received Annually

7.6%
Interview Rate
2.3%
Admission Rate
45.4%
Matriculation Rate

3.74

Average class GPA
National average: 3.72

513.1

Average MCAT score
National average: 511.2

11%

First-generation college students

63

Undergraduate majors
Including: Advertising, Biology, Government, Material Science, Nursing, Physics, Public Health & Spanish

89

Colleges, schools and universities
Including: Rice, Texas A&M, MIT, the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy, UT Austin, Johns Hopkins, Dartmouth and American

19%

Have advanced degrees

*National average percentage of students from an underrepresented minority group currently enrolled in U.S. med schools is 13.6%.
**State law requires that 90% of students be Texas residents.

Note: National averages are reported by the Association of American Medical Colleges and are based on 2018–19 data.