The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley

UTRGV School of Medicine

Admissions Requirements

UTRGV SOM does not require a minimum MCAT score or GPA to be considered for admission. However, there are several other requirements including the following:

Submission of the TMDSAS application and all supporting documentation

Prerequisite Courses with a minimum grade of C

Completion of 90 semester credit hours

Completion of a Secondary Application

Essential Abilities and Technical Standards

Thorough reading of the Essential Abilities and Technical Standards is necessary to ensure that UTRGV SOM students have the ability to complete all aspects of the medical school curriculum and develop the personal attributes required by the faculty at graduation.



Pending approval by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges