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I'm a URM and i cannot seem to find Stats on urms accepted. I would like to get an idea. if you dont want to post PM me. Thanks
 

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This question has been asked before both this application cycle and last and never seems to elicit any replies. Do a search for URMs, and you will see what I mean.
 

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ok, I have definitely seen stats on this. I am rushing out of the house right now and I don't have the time to look for it online, but I HAVE seen it online. I wish I just remembered where I saw it. I know it's not on SDN.

My first bet would be to check with AAMC. I know that they have a few research statistics on their website where they compare all the different groups of people over 5 years. They compare URMs versus non-URMs. they compare men and women. Compare by age group. compare by majors. All the stats are somewhere on that website. I just wish I had the time to look for it. Just do a search on the website and i know you will come across it. If not, I will do it for you sometime over hte weekend. Send me a PM and let me know if you finally found it.
 
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I've posted mine on this board b4 - so its really nothing new...

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oops - umm.. I'm just applying.
 

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Originally posted by Tweetie_bird
ok, I have definitely seen stats on this. I am rushing out of the house right now and I don't have the time to look for it online, but I HAVE seen it online. I wish I just remembered where I saw it. I know it's not on SDN.

My first bet would be to check with AAMC. I know that they have a few research statistics on their website where they compare all the different groups of people over 5 years. They compare URMs versus non-URMs. they compare men and women. Compare by age group. compare by majors. All the stats are somewhere on that website. I just wish I had the time to look for it. Just do a search on the website and i know you will come across it. If not, I will do it for you sometime over hte weekend. Send me a PM and let me know if you finally found it.
didn't that stanford pdf file have urm stats? i dunno what the link is.
 

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URM's that don't have stats similar to nonURM's on SDN will probably not post in fear of being slammed and who can blame them!

My MCATS from a few years ago was in mid 20's so if the last post is true, I should be a shoe in! Just to be on the safe side I'm taking the April MCAT and will get a score of at least 32T!;)
 

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stanford memo

this an internal memo from stanford someone posted on here a while back. you might frind the info you're looking for in here
 

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Originally posted by DarkChild
I've posted mine on this board b4 - so its really nothing new...

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Wow, Darkchild! Those stats are awesome! I'd love to have those (except for the M part...don't think I'd wanna be a man;) )
 

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OK, I'll post mine, although I'm not sure if I'm a URM or not. (I checked the Hispanic box, because I'm 1/4 Hispanic so could not really check NOT Hispanic, the white box, did not claim to be disadvantaged, and said English was my first language. What does that make me?)

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GPA 3.5 cum (3.4 science, 3.6 non-science)
MCAT 30M (12V, 8PS, 10BS)
Human Biology major
lots of EC's, volunteer, and clincal -- but NO research
Accepted: Columbia, Albany, SLU, MCPH, USC
Waitlisted: Tulane, Jefferson, UWSOM, Vermont, Tufts, Mt. Sinai
 
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