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Medical School Admissions - UC Berkeley and National Acceptance Rates


UC Berkeley First-Time Applicants: Acceptance Rates by Year, 2016-2020

  2016 2017 2018 2019 2020
Applicants 597 547 487 511 510
Acceptees 329 304 246 289 284
Acceptance Rate 55.1% 55.6% 50.5% 56.6% 55.7%

Note: Each year is a total of UCB first-time applicants, regardless of date of graduation, who applied to MD programs through AMCAS.
 


National Applicants: Acceptance Rates by Year, 2016-2020

  2016 2017 2018 2019 2020
Applicants 51,019 49,704 50,905 51,455 51,191
Acceptees 21,329 21,590 21,810 21,972 22,462
Acceptance Rate 41.8% 43.4% 42.8% 42.7% 43.9%

Note: Each year is a total of applicants nationwide (including UCB applicants), regardless of date of graduation, who applied to MD programs through AMCAS.


Source: American Association of Medical Colleges.

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