Facts and figures

  • Ranked #2in Medical research in Michigan
    (U.S. News and World Report)

  • 24,000 + hours/year volunteered by Year 1 and 2 student

  • Only medical school in Detroit

  • 40% of Michigan’s practicing physicians have training from Wayne State University

2021 Applicants

    • 10,386Total applicants
    • 1,952In-state
    • 8,434 Out-of-State
  • Top 10 States
    1. Michigan
    2. California
    3. Illinois
    4. Florida
    5. New York
    6. Ohio
    7. Texas
    8. New Jersey
    9. Virginia
    10. Massachusetts
  • Top 5 Degrees
    1. Biology
    2. Neuroscience
    3. Biochemistry/Chemistry
    4. Psychology
    5. Biomedical Engineering 
    • Avg. research hours 1,095
  • Avg. community service hours 
    811

Class of 2025

  • 305 Students
    175 In-state
    130 Out-of-state

    • 29birth countries
  • 95different colleges

  • Self-identification
    • 37% Caucasian
    • 27% Asian
    • 11% Hispanic/Latinx
    • 12% African American
    • 11% Multiple ethnicities
    • 1% Native Americans

      (American Indians, Alaska Natives, and Native Hawaiians)

  • 38
    1st generation college grads

    • 88% percentile average MCAT
    • Averages: MCAT 512, GPA 3.77

2021 Match Day

  • 280 Matched
    • 99% match rate
    • 55% matched in-state
    • 41% matched into primary care
  • 29 match states
    1. Michigan
    2. Ohio
    3. California
    4. Illinois
    5. New York
  • 23 specialties represented
    • Internal Medicine
    • Family Medicine
    • Emergency Medicine