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Mercer University School of Medicine

Mercer University School of Medicine Campus
About
Welcome to Mercer University School of Medicine (MUSM) with campuses located in Macon, Savannah and Columbus, Georgia. The Mission of the school is to educate physicians and health professionals to meet the primary care and health care needs of rural and medically underserved areas of Georgia. Mercer has been extremely successful fulfilling our Mission. As of October 2010, 1064 students have graduated from MUSM of those 288 are still in residency training programs. Currently there are 776 graduates in practice and 489 or 63% are practicing in the State of Georgia which is the best retention rate of any Georgia medical school. Greater than 70% of our graduates entered into primary care residencies. Based on data from the American Association of Family Physicians' Robert Graham Center for Policy Studies in Family Medicine and Primary Care (2010) Mercer ranks 2nd in the nation for graduates practicing in low-income areas of the school's home state; it ranks 3rd in the nation for graduates practicing in rural areas of home state and entering primary care in home state.
Statistics
Statistics for accepted applicants (2008-2009)
GPA: 3.6
Science GPA: 3.49
Overall MCAT Score: 26.1
MCAT Written Score: O
Statistics for accepted applicants (2011-2012)
GPA: 3.6
Science GPA: 3.5
Overall MCAT Score: 28
MCAT Biological (BS) Score: 10
MCAT Physical (PS) Score: 9
MCAT Verbal (VR) Score: 9
MCAT Written Score: O