‚ÄčThe Central Michigan University College of Medicine seeks to admit students who are academically qualified and have interests that align with our mission to educate diverse students and train culturally competent physicians to provide comprehensive health care and services to underserved populations in Michigan and beyond.

Applicants must present a record of strong undergraduate performance and outstanding personal qualities. The Admissions Committee seeks to identify individuals from diverse backgrounds who have a strong potential for leadership and service in the areas of patient care, research, medical education, administration, and service.

Individuals who have a demonstrated commitment to serving their community, embrace diversity, compassion for others and have shown evidence of preparation for a career in medicine will be highly regarded in our admissions process.

Academic Performance

The Class Profiles of our medical students should be used as a guide to help you determine if your academic profile (GPA and MCAT) is a good match with the CMU College of Medicine.

Admissions Summary

Number of Applicants: 7,442
Number of Campus Interviews: 433
Number in Class: 104
Hold Advanced Degrees: 21

Class Geography

Michigan Residents: 85
Non-Michigan Residents: 19
Canadian Residents: 3

States with the highest number of students

California: 4
Florida: 4
Canada: 3

Class Composition

Gender

  • Male: 54
  • Female: 50

Average Age: 24
Age Range: 21-35
Underrepresented in Medicine: 11%

Undergraduate Colleges Attended

Number of institutions represented: 40
Michigan institutions represented: 22

Institutions with the highest number of students

University of Michigan: 24
Central Michigan University: 14
Michigan State University: 7

Admissions Summary

Number of Applicants: 7,225
Number of Campus Interviews: 456
Number in Class: 104
Hold Advanced Degrees: 20%

Class Geography

Michigan Residents: 78
Non-Michigan Residents: 24
Canadian Residents: 2

States with the highest number of students

California: 6
Florida: 2
Illinois: 2

Class Composition

Gender

  • Male: 48
  • Female: 56

Average Age: 24
Age Range: 21-28
Underrepresented in Medicine: 11%

Undergraduate Colleges Attended

Number of institutions represented: 34
Michigan institutions represented: 15

Institutions with the highest number of students

University of Michigan: 37
Michigan State University: 14
Wayne State University: 7
Central Michigan University: 4
Grand Valley State University: 4

Admissions Summary

Number of Applicants: 5,443
Number of Campus Interviews: 423
Number in Class: 104
Hold Advanced Degrees: 11%

Class Geography

Michigan Residents: 81
Non-Michigan Residents: 23
Canadian Residents: 3

States with the highest number of students

California: 4
Texas: 4
Florida: 4

Class Composition

Gender

  • Male: 50
  • Female: 54

Average Age: 23
Age Range: 20-35
Underrepresented in Medicine: 13%

Undergraduate Colleges Attended

Number of institutions represented: 43
Michigan institutions represented: 19

Institutions with the highest number of students

University of Michigan: 22
Michigan State University: 11
Wayne State University: 8
Central Michigan University: 7
Oakland University: 6
Grand Valley State University: 3

Admissions Summary

Number of Applicants: 4,854
Number of Campus Interviews: 405
Number in Class: 104
Hold Advanced Degrees: 15%

Class Geography

Michigan Residents: 78
Non-Michigan Residents: 26
Canadian Residents: 5

States with the highest number of students

California: 4
Texas: 4
Florida: 2

Class Composition

Gender

  • Male: 44
  • Female: 60

Average Age: 24
Age Range: 21-43
Underrepresented in Medicine: 15%

Undergraduate Colleges Attended

Number of institutions represented: 48
Michigan institutions represented: 13

Institutions with the highest number of students

University of Michigan: 23
Michigan State University: 7
Grand Valley State University: 6
Central Michigan University: 5
Ferris State University: 4
Oakland University: 4

Admissions Summary

Number of Applicants: 4,603
Number of Campus Interviews: 412
Number in Class: 104
Hold Advanced Degrees: 17%

Class Geography

Michigan Residents: 81
Non-Michigan Residents: 19
Canadian Residents: 4

States with the highest number of students

New York: 3
California: 3
Indiana: 2
Illinois: 2

Class Composition

Gender

  • Male: 55
  • Female: 49

Average Age: 24
Age Range: 21-36
Underrepresented in Medicine: 15%

Undergraduate Colleges Attended

Number of institutions represented: 40
Michigan institutions represented: 16

Institutions with the highest number of students

University of Michigan: 23
Michigan State University: 22
Central Michigan University: 7
Grand Valley State University: 7
Alma College: 3

Admissions Summary

Number of Applicants: 3,007
Number of Campus Interviews: 421
Number in Class: 104
Hold Advanced Degrees: 11%

Class Geography

Michigan Residents: 95
Non-Michigan Residents: 6
Canadian Residents: 3

States with the highest number of students

Illinois: 2
California: 1
Alaska: 1

Class Composition

Gender

  • Male: 53
  • Female: 51

Average Age: 25
Age Range: 23-33
Underrepresented in Medicine: 1%

Undergraduate Colleges Attended

Number of institutions represented: 32
Michigan institutions represented: 17

Institutions with the highest number of students

University of Michigan: 27
Michigan State University: 17
Central Michigan University: 9
Grand Valley State University: 6
Albion College: 5

Admissions Summary

Number of Applicants: 2,765
Number of Campus Interviews: 332
Number in Class: 64
Hold Advanced Degrees: 19%

Class Geography

Michigan Residents: 57
Non-Michigan Residents: 7
Canadian Residents: 2

States with the highest number of students

California: 2
Massachusetts: 2
Canada: 2
Georgia: 1

Class Composition

Gender

  • Male: 44%
  • Female: 56%

Average Age: 26.2
Age Range: 23-33
Underrepresented in Medicine: 

Undergraduate Colleges Attended

Number of institutions represented: 31
Michigan institutions represented: 13

Institutions with the highest number of students

University of Michigan: 13
Central Michigan University: 11
Michigan State University: 7
Northern Michigan University: 4
Kalamazoo College: 2