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 2011 Medical Admissions Rates

preparedness, compared to other UT Dallas med. applicants
% of students in that category*
placement rate in med.schools
Exceptional
11%
100%
Strong
38%
99%*
Average
37%
59%
Marginal
13%
53%
National average
49%

*based on students who participated in the Health Professions Evaluation process
**excludes students assigned to the "strong" category based on incomplete information

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
  • Nine 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 in 2007 and 2011

  • Albert Einstein Medical School
  • A.T. Still University of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Baylor College of Dentistry
  • Baylor College of Medicine
  • Boston University School of Dentistry
  • Brown University School of Medicine
  • Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
  • Columbia University Dental School
  • Des Moines University College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Drexel University School of Medicine
  • Duke University School of Physical Therapy
  • Emory University School of Medicine
  • George Washington University School of Medicine
  • Howard University School of Dentistry
  • Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
  • Kansas City University Medicine and Biosciences
  • Lincoln Memorial University Debusk College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Louisiana State University Dental School
  • LSU-Shreveport Medical School
  • Mayo Medical School
  • Medical College of Wisconsin
  • Medical University of Silesia, Poland
  • Meharry Dental College
  • Midwestern University - Arizona School of Osteopathic Medicine
  • New York University Dental School
  • Northeastern University School of Medicine
  • Northwestern University School of 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
  • Rocky Vista University College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Ross University School of Medicine
  • St. George's University Medical School
  • St. Louis University School of Medicine
  • St. Matthew's University School of Medicine
  • State University of New York Buffalo School of Medicine
  • Temple University School of Medicine
  • Texas A&M University Medical School
  • Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine/UNT Health Science Center
  • Texas Tech University Medical School
  • Tulane University School of Medicine
  • Tuoro College of Osteopathic Medicine - California
  • Tuoro College of Osteopathic Medicine - New York
  • Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences
  • Universidad Autonoma de Guadalajara
  • University of Arkansas School of Medicine
  • University of California San Diego School of Medicine
  • University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine
  • University of Colorado School of Medicine
  • University of Illinois Chicago Medical School
  • University of Miami School of Medicine
  • University of Michigan School of Medicine
  • University of Mississippi School of Medicine
  • University of North Carolina Chapel Hill Medical School
  • University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
  • University of South Carolina School of Medicine
  • University of Texas Dental School at Houston
  • University of Texas Dental School at San Antonio
  • University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston
  • University of Texas Medical School at Houston
  • University of Texas Medical School at San Antonio
  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
  • University of West Virginia School of Medicine
  • Vanderbilt University
  • Virginia Commonwealth Medical
  • Wake Forest University School of Medicine
  • Wayne State University School of Medicine
  • Western University of Health Sciences
  • Yale University School of Medicine