COLLEGE OF MEDICINE
MUSC College of Medicine Facts and Stats
By the numbers:
COM Total Enrollment 719
Fall 2014 Incoming Class Statistics
Number of Applicants 3820
Number accepted 171
Mean GPA 3.6
Mean MCAT 30
Undergraduate Colleges Represented 48
S.C. Counties Represented 27
Other States Represented 10
Underrepresented in Medicine 17%
COM First-Year Student Expenses 2014-2015
Tuition $35,665 (In-state), $62,129 (Out-of-state)
Health insurance $1,708
Books/required expenses $3,100
Class of 2014 Residency Match Results:
The College of Medicine Class of 2014 Match was held March 21, 2014.
Of all of the specialties students will be training in, Categorical Internal Medicine led the way with the most students at 21 (13% of the graduating class).
The next specialties with the most students included: Family Medicine - 17 (10%), Emergency Medicine - 16 (10%), Pediatrics - 15 (9), Obstetrics and Gynecology- 11 (7%), Anesthesia - 10 (6%), Psychiatry-7 (4%), and General Surgery including sub specialties – 10 (6%).
Students also matched into Neurology, Radiology, Radiation Oncology, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Child Neurology, Dermatology, Neurology/Child Neurology, Orthopaedic Surgery, Otolaryngology, Cardio Thoracic Surgery, Plastic Surgery, Dermatology and Pathology.
Students matched at prestigious institutions from coast to coast including: Baylor, Brigham and Women’s, Georgetown, Duke, Vanderbilt, Johns Hopkins, Yale, Emory, Stanford, University of Michigan, Case Western, Oregon Health Sciences, Mayo, Ohio State Tulane, and Wake Forest to name a few.
A total of 44 (27%) students will be doing at least some part of their residency training in the state of South Carolina ( I do not have the tri-county areas information you have). Seven (7) students (4%) will be completing residency through the military. Nearly 31% of the class will be entering primary care (counting Internal Medicine, Family Medicine, Pediatrics, and Medicine-Pediatrics)… 38% if Obstetrics and Gynecology is included.