Drexel University College of Medicine
Founded in 1848, Drexel University College of Medicine is a Private (not-for-profit) school located in Philadelphia, PA. It is the graduate medical school at Drexel University. Drexel University College of Medicine is ranked 70th in Best Medical Schools and 6th in Largest Medical Schools. The following statements briefly introduce Drexel University College of Medicine along with key academic facts.
- The average MCAT Score of enrolled students at Drexel University College of Medicine is 512 - the average MCAT score of U.S. medical schools is 511.
- The average GPA of enrolled students at Drexel University College of Medicine is 3.64 - the average GPA score of U.S. medical schools is 3.75.
- The 2023 medical school tuition at Drexel University College of Medicine is $62,089 - the average medical school tuition is $61,378.
- The acceptance rate* at Drexel University College of Medicine is 1.82% - the average acceptance rate of U.S. medical school is 6.30%.
- Total 1,130 medical school students have enrolled to Drexel University College of Medicine for academic year 2021-2022.
2023 Drexel University College of Medicine Tuition & Fees
The 2023 tuition at Drexel University College of Medicine is $62,089. The 2023 tuition & fees is decreased by -1.83% compared to the previous year rate (2022). Drexel University College of Medicine's tuition is 1.29% lower than average tuition of U.S. medical schools and 4.7% lower than average tuition of Pennsylvania medical schools.
The medical school tuition differs and more expensive than the regular undergraduate and graduate programs. The average undergraduate program tuition & fees at Drexel University is $57,136. The average graduate schools tuition & fees other than medical school is $37,074.
The average living costs including room & board and transportation costs is $21,343.
|Drexel University College of Medicine Tuition & Fees||$62,089|
|U.S. Private Medical School Average||$62,900|
|Pennsylvania Private Medical School Average||$65,173|
4-Yeras MD Program Total Costs
The tuition for MD program varies by medical years depending on mandatory fees and required course works. The estimated COA (cost of attendance) for the standard four(4) years MD program at Drexel University College of Medicine is $340,042 based on the current tuition rate. The COA includes the costs for tuition & fees, room & board, transportation, books & supplies, and other personal miscellaneous expenses. The next table summarizes medical school costs for four(4) years by year and cost item.
|Year 1||Year 2||Year 3||Year 4||4 Years Estimation|
|Tuition & Fees||$63,244||$63,090||$63,390||$65,945||$255,669|
|Room & Board / transportation||$16,570||$18,227||$21,666||$18,186||$74,649|
|Books & Supplies||$1,450||$300||$500||$250||$2,500|
MCAT & GPA Scores
The average MCAT score of enrolled students at Drexel University College of Medicine is 512. Compared to the average MCAT of all medical schools, the MCAT score of Drexel University College of Medicine is around average of U.S. medical schools (the average score is 512).
The average GPA is 3.64 and it is around average compared to other medical schools (the average GPA is 3.73).
|MCAT - Drexel University College of Medicine||512|
|U.S. Medical Schools||512|
|Pennsylvania Medical Schools||514|
|GPA - Drexel University College of Medicine||3.64|
|U.S. Medical Schools||3.73|
|Pennsylvania Medical Schools||3.73|
Acceptance Rate & Yield
The 2022 acceptance rate at Drexel University College of Medicine is 1.82% where 16,682 applicants have applied to and 303 students have accepted and finally enrolled to school. The acceptance rate at Drexel University College of Medicine is much lower (extremely difficult to get in) compared to other medical schools in united states (the average acceptance rate is 3.52%). Note that the acceptance rate means the percentage of applicants who are accepted and enrolled (not just accepted).
|U.S. Medical Schools||3.52%||10.29%||1.04%||3.48%||3.56%|
|Pennsylvania Medical Schools||1.77%||6.14%||1.24%||1.75%||1.79%|
New Students and Total Enrollment
For the academic year 2021-2022, total 303 first-time students have enrolled in Drexel University College of Medicine.By residency, 31.7% of new students is Pennsylvania residents and 68.3% of enrolled students from other States. By gender, 57.1% of enrolled students is women and 42.6% is men students.
A total of 1,130 students have enrolled to Drexel University College of Medicine. By gender, there are 527 male and 601 female students at Drexel University College of Medicine.