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VMCAS Statistics (2009 - 2013)

 
The VMCAS statistics presented here represent data from the Veterinary Medical College Application Service. These numbers DO NOT represent any data from Non-VMCAS member institutions. Typically, however, VMCAS represents approximately 90% of the applicant pool. 

VMCAS STATISTICS

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

Total Applicants: 

6,208

6,143

6,265

6,305

6,766

Total Applications: 

23,571

23,422

24,257

24,848

27,704

Average Number of Applications:

3.8

3.8

3.9

3.9

4.1

Age Distribution

 

 

<20

70

51

46

41

63

20

519

486

468

436

463

21

1,655

1,729

1,791

1,746

1,903

22

1,116

1,171

1,169

1,131

1,291

23

748

722

780

740

739

24

490

524

459

511

500

25-30

1,123

1,096

1,045

1,082

1,093

31-35

176

160

198

165

164

>35

156

144

124

111

98

Other/Did Not Answer

155

60

185

342

453

Gender Distribution

 

 

Male

1,257

1,212

1,205

1,150

1,266

Female

4,715

4,683

4,819

4,877

5,199

Blank

219

-

-

-

-

Declined

17

248

241

278

301

Citizenship

 

 

US Only

6,034

5,981

6,104

6,127

6,580

Canadian Only

77

65

77

107

67

Neither US or Canadian

113

97

84

98

119

Both US and Canadian

18

30

28

27

26

Official Tests

 

 

GRE

6,059

9,603

9,839

9,548

9,569

MCAT

73

88

76

95

70

TOEFL

38

37

23

37

33

No Reply

38

-

-

-

-

Regional Distribution

 

 

Northeast

887

875

940

960

1,025

CT, ME, NH, VT, MA, RI, NY, NJ, PA

Mid Atlantic

919

823

693

682

621

DC, DE, MD, NC, SC, VA, WV

South

1,011

938

990

993

1,153

TN, LA, MS, AL, GA, FL

Great Lakes

1,151

1,197

1,241

1,098

1,153

MI, WI, IL, IN, OH, KY

Midwest

896

997

898

939

1,010

MN, ND, SD, IA, NE, KS, MO, OK, AR, TX

Mountain

491

499

483

520

535

MT, WY, ID, UT, CO, AZ, NM

Pacific

973

884

890

972

1,010

AK, HI, CA, WA, OR, NV

Canada

52

53

61

68

178

US Territories

2

42

46

42

50

Foreign

110

36

23

31

31

 

 

Average VMCAS Application Fee:

$341

$358

$372

$387

$375

 

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