Admission to US medical schools: From application to selection



  • This chapter includes in-depth information on the medical school application process in the United States (US), the various admissions criteria and selection processes, and the range of interview and assessment modalities used to evaluate applicant competencies. It also provides information about the various pathways aspiring physicians may take to seek admission to medical school. In these sections, evidence is provided highlighting the work that has been done to better understand these areas. The chapter concludes with the important perspectives of an admissions committee chair and a pre-health advisor to further elucidate this complex process.
  • Digital Object Identifier (doi)

    International Standard Book Number (isbn) 13

  • 9781799814689
  • Start Page

  • 30
  • End Page

  • 51