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2010 Ranking of DS Based on GPA/DAT Other

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  1. doc toothache

    doc toothache 10+ Year Member

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    With start of the race approaching, it might help to look at some statistical information available from ADEA in deciding which schools to place on your wish list.
     

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  3. John Durian

    John Durian Durio zibethinus 5+ Year Member

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    On top of things as always. Thanks doc :)
     
  4. wizi

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    Thank you so much Doc. I really appreciate it.

    Do you have the stats for 2011 Dental schools rank based on Race (asian specifically)?
     
  5. amh137

    amh137 5+ Year Member

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    Thanks doc! Always helpful info.
     
  6. UltimateHombre

    UltimateHombre Doc Holliday D.D.S. 5+ Year Member

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    You never disappoint doc.... Thanks!
     
  7. invisiblegator

    invisiblegator 2+ Year Member

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    i feel a bit dumb asking and maybe its just not working right for me but...

    can you explain the chart a bit. it seems like theres a bunch of gpas and % in state and then schools listed way underneath those.
     
  8. Noelle23

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    haha!
    +1
     
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  11. Noelle23

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    Figured it out! :eek: It's because the way it pulls up. You have to scroll all the way to the left first...
     
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  13. invisiblegator

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    ah yes, thank you haha
    I actually feel embarassed now for not noticing
     
  14. Enamelize

    Enamelize Sphere of Monson

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    Thanks Doc, this is great :cool:
     
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    bipster10 5+ Year Member

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    You never cease to amaze me doc...never

    Good work
     
  16. wdhart3

    wdhart3 5+ Year Member

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    Is there any way to get this information for ndbe part 1 or part 2 boards scores??
     
  17. oae

    oae New Member 7+ Year Member

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    this is great!

    You always come through doc toothache. Wish you the best!
     
  18. ChapelHillT

    ChapelHillT 5+ Year Member

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    wow, many thanks for putting this together
     
  19. dentalWorks

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    Just curious. do you buy the ADEA book every year to publish this? Thats very generous of you, thank you
     
  20. SY2017

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    Does science GPA stats = BCPM or just BCP classes?
     
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    bcpm
     
  22. doc toothache

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    NBDE scores are about as closely guarded as Area 52.

    The other option would be to print ~70 pages that are available on line and still be left scrambling to find the info from the other 200 pages.
     
  23. wired202808

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    so this is the same info thats found in the 2011 ADEA Official Guide?
     
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    Thanks, you rock!
     
  25. dantemac

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    On the top it says the source is the 2011 guide, so yes.
     
  26. wired202808

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    dantemac what do all the columns mean for the out of state students im confused by things like?
     
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    -How many out of state applicants applied...
    -What percentage of the entire application pool were OOS applicants
    -Total # of OOS candidates interviewed
    -The next two columns (I think!) are total applicants interviewed and then the number of OOS applicants interviewed.
    -If you go over 3 more comlumns, I think it gives you the number of OOS students accepted.

    Not sure.

    If you want to see my discussion of Out of State advantages/disadvantages go HERE: http://forums.studentdoctor.net/showthread.php?t=791510&highlight=dantemac

    It uses the 2009 data but is pretty clear as to which schools are OOS unfriendly
     
  28. hamptongirl

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    Sorry, this is kinda off topic... what Microsoft version are you all using? my computer always opens the excel sheet in compatibility mode. I think several columns get moved down to one column?? Not sure.

    Thank you DocToothache for taking out time to help us pre-dents
     
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    Do you mean compatibility mode? I don't think there's a computability mode...
     
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    :laugh: yes I meant compatibility.

    nvm, got it to open.
     
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  31. justdandi

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    Thank you so much for putting this together, doc toothache! :)
     
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    Nice work doc!
     
  33. TXAggieDDS

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    Thank you so much Doctor for helping out your fellow Pre-dents! :thumbup:
     
  34. INeedAPuppy

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    Hi would anyone know what school MID is in that chart? I tried googling MID dental and came up with an dental academy that treated horses.
     
  35. doc toothache

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    You could try Midwestern University-Arizona.
     
  36. NOLAdentist2016

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    Just curious, where did you get the stats for # Accepted? I have the 2010 ADEA book and it only list # applied, # interviewed and # enrolled. Did you contact each school individually or is this an estimation?
    And I noticed for some of the schools, there aren't all of the calculations. Creighton, for instance, all of the numbers are provided to make the calculations (Total interviewed/accepted, for example), but they are blank at the bottom of the column. Just wondering where the info came from.
    Thanks!
     
  37. doc toothache

    doc toothache 10+ Year Member

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    For some schools the information is fragmented. There are no estimates. Your 2010 ADEA guide has the same info in Table 3-2 (p 32). The schools that did not provide the info are listed at the bottom with no numbers.
     
  38. FROGGBUSTER

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    hey doc, what does total interview/accept mean? thanks.
     
  39. doc toothache

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    The number of applicants interviewed/number of applicants accepted. It is a way of getting a handle on the chances of acceptance with an interview.
     
  40. SLOBrule

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    Doc is Legen wait for it... Dary! Thanks for the great info.
     
  41. MCX

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    Thank you.
     
  42. dantemac

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    For all the posters lurking on this forum waiting for the 2012 application cycle: Use this guide RELIGIOUSLY when applying. Buying the book also couldn't hurt.
     
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    Very handy chart. I noticed that WesternU's # have a discrepancy between whats in the excel doc and their web site.. interesting.

    Number of AADSAS Applications Received 2,494
    Number of Interviews Granted 351
    Number of Students Enrolled 76
    Number of Males Enrolled 45
    Number of Females Enrolled 31
    Number of California Residents 43
    Average Overall GPA 3.43
    Average Science GPA 3.58
    Average AA DAT 19
    Average PA DAT 19
    Average TS DAT 19

    http://prospective.westernu.edu/dentistry/competitive
     
  44. doc toothache

    doc toothache 10+ Year Member

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    You are likely to find discrepancies with all the school. Keep in mind that the Guide is published in February.
     
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    good chart
     

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