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Colleges / The University of Texas Medical Branch

UT Medical Branch Admissions

If you want to apply to UT Medical Branch, the fee for the application costs $30.

Application fees can add up, but some schools do have free applications and students who are struggling to afford application fees may qualify for for fee waiver for their application.

UT Medical Branch Admissions Stats at a Glance

UT Medical Branch 2021 Admissions Statistics
Admissions Test Policy Not optional and are not even considered

Considering Applying Early to UT Medical Branch?

The University of Texas Medical Branch does not offer early decision or early action.

Some students apply to college early because they believe it will help their chances. Early deadlines may increase the chance of being admitted, since applying early shows your are very interested in a school, and your application is being considered before all the regular decision applicants apply.

See a list of some selective colleges that admit significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.

How Hard Is It To Get Admitted to UT Medical Branch?

UT Medical Branch is a very difficult school to get into. UT Medical Branch evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.

In 2021, UT Medical Branch **accepted .

Schools that are very difficult to get into, like UT Medical Branch, accept fewer than 60% of all applicants. At least 50% of all admitted students have GPAs in the top 10% of their high school class and scored over 1230 on the SAT and over 26 on the ACT.

It is very difficult to be admitted as a transfer student.

What Does UT Medical Branch Look For in an Applicant?

Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college determines which factors are they consider most important in the admissions process. When creating your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and apply to colleges that put the most emphasis the areas where you stand out.

UT Medical Branch Application Requirements

Double check with UT Medical Branch's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into UT Medical Branch?

Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.

UT Medical Branch doesn't consider ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.

UT Medical Branch is not test optional. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.

Transferring to The University of Texas Medical Branch

For transfer students, it is very difficult to get admitted to UT Medical Branch.

Transfer students can enroll in UT Medical Branch during the following terms: - Fall Term - Spring Term - Summer Term

UT Medical Branch Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to UT Medical Branch?

Students who are admitted to UT Medical Branch must attend in the term they start. Deferring admissions is not encouraged. If you have a unusual circumstance, contact the admissions department.

Does UT Medical Branch accept transfer credits?

UT Medical Branch accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions.

Does UT Medical Branch accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?

UT Medical Branch accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits and Advanced Placement (AP) credits.

Do I have to submit test scores to UT Medical Branch?

UT Medical Branch is not test optional. Test scores will not be considered during the admissions process, even if you submit them.

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