Health Professions Advising Center

UT Dallas Pre-Health Results and Statistics

UT Dallas offers a science curriculum and many opportunities for professional development, both on and off campus. The advising staff offers extensive support and personalized advising. With their help, highly motivated students enter professsional schools at rates high above the national average.

UT-PACT participants receive advising through the UT-PACT office, not HPAC, and are not included in the statistics below.

UT Dallas 2015 Medical Admissions Rates

preparedness, compared to other UT Dallas med. applicants
% of students in that category*
placement rate in med.schools
Exceptional
13%
100%
Strong
39%
82%
Average
36%
49%
Marginal
18%
11%
National average
49%

* Based on students who participated in the Health Professions Evaluation process
** Does not include acceptances at osteopathic and offshore schools.

Health Professions Advising Center Statistics (2011)

Metric Statistic
Personal advising sessions 4,961 Sessions
Average wait to see a pre-health advisor <1 Day
Free pre-health seminars given 25 Seminars
Pre-health student organizations 15 Organizations
HLTH classes for pre-health students 18 Classes
Medical and dental applicants (for entry in 2012) 243 Applicants
Medical admission for UT Dallas students who received application advising ~60%
Medical admission for UT Dallas students who opted out of application advising ~35%

Special Programs for Pre-Health Students

  • Free personal, academic, and career advising for UT Dallas students
  • Excellent academic preparation from nationally recognized faculty
  • Excellent opportunities to play significant roles in on-campus biomedical and engineering research
  • Hands-on learning opportunities throughout the Dallas area
  • Pre-health student organizations provide social, professional, and volunteer opportunities
  • Free special topic lectures from professional school admissions officers and outstanding professionals
  • Free seminars to develop your applications skills
  • Free science tutoring for pre-health students
  • For-credit courses in career exploration and professional development, taught by pre-health advisors
  • Health Professions Evaluation process to provide application assistance, practice interviews, and a Committee Letter to medical and dental applicants
  • Living and Learning Communities for Pre-Health to provide select housing, social events, and academic contacts
  • A pre-health resource room provides a place for study and club meetings, and a library of pre-health resources and periodicals

Medical and Dental schools that UT Dallas students entered from 2007 and 2016

  • A.T. Still University of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Alabama College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Albany Medical College
  • Albert Einstein Medical School
  • Arizona School of Dentistry and Oral Health
  • Baylor College of Dentistry
  • Baylor College of Medicine
  • Boston University School of Dentistry
  • Brown University School of Medicine
  • Campbell University College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Case Western Reserve School of Dental Medicine
  • Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
  • Central Michigan University College of Medicine
  • Chicago Medical School
  • Columbia University Dental School
  • Creighton University School of Pharmacy
  • Dell Medical School
  • Des Moines University College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Drexel University School of Medicine
  • Duke University School of Physical Therapy
  • Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Emory University School of Medicine
  • Geisel School of Medicine (Dartmouth)
  • George Washington University School of Medicine
  • Georgetown University School of Medicine
  • Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry of the University of Southern California
  • Howard University College of Dentistry
  • Howard University School of Dentistry
  • Indiana University School of Dentistry
  • Indiana University School of Medicine
  • Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
  • Kansas City University College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine School of Dental Medicine
  • LECOM School of Dental Medicine
  • Lincoln Memorial University Debusk College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Loma Linda University School of Dentistry
  • Louisiana State University Dental School
  • LSU-Shreveport Medical School
  • Marian University College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Mayo Medical School
  • McGovern Medical School (UT Houston)
  • Medical College of Wisconsin
  • Medical University of Silesia, Poland
  • Meharry Dental College
  • Meharry Medical College
  • Meharry Medical College School of Dentistry
  • Midwestern University - Arizona School of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Midwestern University College of Dental Medicine-Arizona
  • Midwestern University College of Dental Medicine-Illinois
  • Missouri School of Dentistry & Oral Health
  • New York Medical College
  • New York University College of Dentistry
  • Northeastern University School of Medicine
  • Northwestern University School of Medicine
  • Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Nova Southeastern University Dental School
  • Ohio State Dental School
  • Oklahoma State University School of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Paul L. Foster School of Medicine (El Paso)
  • Penn State University School of Medicine
  • Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine – Georgia
  • Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine – Pennsylvania
  • Quillen College of Medicine (East Tennessee)
  • Rocky Vista University College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Roseman University of Health Sciences College of Dental Medicine
  • Ross University School of Medicine
  • Rutgers New Jersey Medical School
  • Saint Louis University School of Medicine
  • St. George's University Medical School
  • St. Louis University School of Medicine
  • St. Matthew's University School of Medicine
  • Stanford University School of Medicine
  • State University of New York Buffalo School of Medicine
  • Stony Brook University School of Medicine
  • Temple University School of Dentistry
  • Temple University School of Medicine
  • Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine
  • Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Texas Tech University Medical School
  • The Maurice H. Kornberg School of Dentistry, Temple University
  • Tufts University School of Dental Medicine
  • Tulane University School of Medicine
  • Tuoro College of Osteopathic Medicine - California
  • Tuoro College of Osteopathic Medicine - New York
  • Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences
  • Universidad Autonoma de Guadalajara
  • University of Arizona College of Medicine
  • University of Arkansas School of Medicine
  • University of California at San Francisco School of Dentistry
  • University of California San Diego School of Medicine
  • University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine
  • University of Colorado School of Medicine
  • University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry
  • University of Hawaii School of Medicine
  • University of Illinois Chicago Medical School
  • University of Illinois College of Medicine
  • University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine
  • University of Kentucky College of Medicine
  • University of Maryland Baltimore School of Dentistry
  • University of Miami School of Medicine
  • University of Michigan School of Medicine
  • University of Mississippi School of Medicine
  • University of Missouri School of Medicine
  • University of Nevada, Las Vegas School of Dentistry
  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Dentistry
  • University of North Carolina Chapel Hill Medical School
  • University of Oklahoma College of Dentistry
  • University of Oklahoma College of Medicine
  • University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine
  • University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine
  • University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
  • University of South Carolina School of Medicine
  • University of Texas Dental School at Houston