Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Address

Office of Admissions / Jack and Pearl Resnick Campus / 1300 Morris Park Avenue / Bronx, New York USA 10461

Overview

Savvy Rank
The Savvy Rank is a combination of admissions selectivity (MCAT, GPA, acceptance rate), research ranking, and primary care ranking.
38
School Type
Whether the school confers an MD or DO degree, is an international (Intl) school for Americans or is a Canadian (CA) school
MD
Public/Private
Private
Year Founded
1955
US News Rank - Research
40
US News Rank - Primary Care
43
Cost
Out-of-state tuition, from cheap ($) to obscenely expensive ($$$$$)
$$$
Weather Rating
How nice is the weather, from crappy () to excellent ()

City Size
9M+

Getting In

Median GPA
3.81
Median MCAT
515
Research Rating
A combination of factors to show the school's research ranking and research opportunities, from very little research () to lots ()
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Out-of-State Rating
Whether the school is very out-of-state friendly (), somewhat friendly (), not friendly (), or in-state only ()
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International Friendly
How friendly the school is toward international applicants
No
Med School Class Size
Class sizes range from 40 students to 400
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Application
AMCAS
Letters of Rec Required
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Secondary Essays

Secondary Essay Difficulty
How many essays, how long, and how unusual the prompts, from easy () to brutal ()
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Screen Before Secondaries
Does the school read your primary before sending a secondary?
No
Typical Secondary Release Date
When does a school usually release its secondary relative to other med schools (though it may vary from year to year)?
Medium
Secondary Fee
$120
Other Tests

Interviews

Interview Type
Interview Invites Begin
Interview Format
MMI - Multiple Mini Interview; Traditional - two-way conversation
Traditional
Accepts Updates?
Does the school accept update letters?
Only if requested

Secondary Essay Prompts

Essay Topics ('21 – '22)

1. Is there anything at all that you would like to share with the Committee on Admissions that might not be apparent from your AMCAS application or from what you have already answered on this Secondary Application? (4000 characters)

Essay Topics (’20 – ’21)

1. If nontraditional applicant, explain what you did during that time. (4000 characters)

MSTP additional questions:

1. Briefly describe your research interests in broad strokes (ie Neuroscience or Immunology) not specific focuses(3000 characters)

2. What is your favorite class is and why? (3000 characters)

Essay Topics ('19 – '20)

1. Series of yes or no questions. Any ˜yes answer requires a brief 100 word explanation.

I have taken time off from school between high school and college.

I have taken time off from school during my undergraduate years.

I have taken at least a year off from school since college graduation.

I plan to take time off from school this year while I apply to medical school. (Answer yes if you are not a full-time student this year.)

I have taken and received credit for online science core courses (e.g. chemistry, biology, organic chemistry, physics and mathematics).

I have applied previously to medical school.

I have submitted an AMCAS application to Einstein previously.

I am/was a graduate student in the Sue Golding Division of Albert Einstein College of Medicine.

I was accepted to medical school previously but did not attend.

I was previously enrolled in medical school.

I can attest that I have fulfilled the Albert Einstein College of Medicine COMPETENCIES.

I will have a Baccalaureate Degree by the time I matriculate into medical school.

I am presently holding a deferral from another medical / graduate / professional school.

I have received a grade of "F" during my college/graduate school years.

I have received a grade of "D" during my college/graduate school years.

I have received a grade of "W" during my college/graduate school years.

I have received a grade of "I" during my college/graduate school years.

As an undergraduate, I transferred from one college to another.

I have been the recipient of a warning notice for a non-academic issue that did NOT result in a disciplinary action.

I have been subject to a disciplinary action and/or administrative action, expunged or not, while an undergraduate or graduate student.

I currently have disciplinary charges pending.

I have been prohibited or suspended from practicing in a professional capacity because of alleged misconduct.


2. Is there anything at all that you would like to share with the Committee on Admissions that might not be apparent from your AMCAS application or from what you have already answered on this Secondary Application? (4000 characters)

Essay Topics ('18 – '19)

1. Series of yes or no questions. Any ˜yes answer requires a brief 100 word explanation.

I have taken time off between high school and college

I have taken time off during my undergraduate years

I have taken off at least a year since college graduation


I plan to take off this year, after just having graduated, while I apply to medical school.

I have taken and received credit for online courses (Please note that the College does not accept online courses that are not offered by (as opposed to, approved by) your undergraduate or graduate institution. If you have taken online courses, please indicate what courses, where they were taken, and why you elected to take the courses online.)

I have worked part- or full-time, for pay, during the academic year while in college.

I have applied to medical school previously

I have submitted an AMCAS application to Einstein previously

I am presently enrolled in the Sue Golding Graduate Division

I am presently enrolled as an undergraduate student at Yeshiva University

I had been enrolled previously in a medical school

I have not yet completed all of the competencies

I will have a Baccalaureate Degree by the time I matriculate in medical school

I am presently holding a deferred enrollment to a medical/professional school

I have received a grade of F during my college/graduate school years

I have received a grade of D during my college/graduate school years

I have received a grade of W during my college/graduate school years

I have received a grade of I during my college/graduate school years

I have transferred from one college to another during my undergraduate years

I have been the recipient of a warning notice for a non-academic issue that did not result in a disciplinary action

I have been subject to a disciplinary action and/or an administrative action, expunged or not, while in school

Expunged? No Yes

How many warnings did you receive prior to an action being placed on your record?

I have disciplinary charges pending

I have been convicted of a crime

I expect that there will be criminal charges brought against me which are now pending

I have been prohibited or suspended from practicing in a professional capacity due to or as a result of alleged misconduct

Essay Topics ('17 – '18)

1. If you check "Yes" for any of the following, you will be provided a text box so that you may provide a short response.

I have taken time off between high school and college

I have taken time off during my undergraduate years

I have taken off at least a year since college graduation

I plan to take off this year, after just having graduated, while I apply to medical school.

I have taken and received credit for online courses

I have applied to medical school previously

I have submitted an AMCAS application to Einstein previously

I am presently enrolled in the Sue Golding Graduate Division

I am presently enrolled as an undergraduate student at Yeshiva University

I had been accepted to medical school previously but chose not to matriculate

I had been enrolled previously in a medical school

I have fulfilled all of the http://www.einstein.yu.edu/education/md-program/admissions/application-procedure/course-requirements.aspxcompetencies

I will have a Baccalaureate Degree by the time I matriculate in medical school

I am presently holding a deferred enrollment to a medical/professional school

I have received a grade of "F" during my college/graduate school years

I have received a grade of "D" during my college/graduate school years

I have received a grade of "W" during my college/graduate school years

I have received a grade of "I" during my college/graduate school years

I have transferred from one college to another during my undergraduate years

I have been the recipient of a warning notice for a non-academic issue that did not result in a disciplinary action

I have been subject to a disciplinary action and/or an administrative action, expunged or not, while in school

I have disciplinary charges pending

I have been convicted of a crime

I expect that there will be criminal charges brought against me which are now pending

I have been prohibited or suspended from practicing in a professional capacity due to or as a result of alleged misconduct

2. Is there anything at all that you would like to share with the Committee on Admissions that might not be apparent from your AMCAS application or from you Secondary Application? (200 words)

Essay Topics ('16 – '17)

1. Series of yes or no questions. Any ˜yes answer requires a brief 100-word explanation.

I have taken time off between high school and college

I have taken time off during my undergraduate years

I have taken off at least a year since college graduation

I plan to take off this year, after just having graduated, while I apply to medical school.

I have taken and received credit for online courses (Please note that the College does not accept online courses that are not offered by (as opposed to, approved by) your undergraduate or graduate institution. If you have taken online courses, please indicate what courses, where they were taken, and why you elected to take the courses online.)

I have worked part- or full-time, for pay, during the academic year while in college.

I have applied to medical school previously

I have submitted an AMCAS application to Einstein previously

I am presently enrolled in the Sue Golding Graduate Division

I am presently enrolled as an undergraduate student at Yeshiva University

I had been accepted to medical school previously but chose not to matriculate

I had been enrolled previously in a medical school

I have not yet completed all of the competencies

I will have a Baccalaureate Degree by the time I matriculate in medical school

I am presently holding a deferred enrollment to a medical/professional school

I have received a grade of F during my college/graduate school years

I have received a grade of D during my college/graduate school years

I have received a grade of W during my college/graduate school years

I have received a grade of I during my college/graduate school years

I have transferred from one college to another during my undergraduate years

I have been the recipient of a warning notice for a non-academic issue that did not result in a disciplinary action

I have been subject to a disciplinary action and/or an administrative action, expunged or not, while in school

Expunged? No Yes

How many warnings did you receive prior to an action being placed on your record?

I have disciplinary charges pending

I have been convicted of a crime

I expect that there will be criminal charges brought against me which are now pending

I have been prohibited or suspended from practicing in a professional capacity due to or as a result of alleged misconduct

2. Is there anything at all that you would like to share with the Committee on Admissions that might not be apparent from your AMCAS application or from you Secondary Application? (200 words)

Essay Topics ('15 – '16)

1. Series of yes or no questions. Any ˜yes answer requires a brief 100 word explanation.

I have taken time off between high school and college

I have taken time off during my undergraduate years

I have taken off at least a year since college graduation

I plan to take off this year, after just having graduated, while I apply to medical school.

I have taken and received credit for online courses (Please note that the College does not accept online courses that are not offered by (as opposed to, approved by) your undergraduate or graduate institution. If you have taken online courses, please indicate what courses, where they were taken, and why you elected to take the courses online.)

I have worked part- or full-time, for pay, during the academic year while in college.

I have applied to medical school previously

I have submitted an AMCAS application to Einstein previously

I am presently enrolled in the Sue Golding Graduate Division

I am presently enrolled as an undergraduate student at Yeshiva University

I had been enrolled previously in a medical school

I have not yet completed all of the competencies

I will have a Baccalaureate Degree by the time I matriculate in medical school

I am presently holding a deferred enrollment to a medical/professional school

I have received a grade of F during my college/graduate school years

I have received a grade of D during my college/graduate school years

I have received a grade of W during my college/graduate school years

I have received a grade of I during my college/graduate school years

I have transferred from one college to another during my undergraduate years

I have been the recipient of a warning notice for a non-academic issue that did not result in a disciplinary action

I have been subject to a disciplinary action and/or an administrative action, expunged or not, while in school

Expunged? No Yes

How many warnings did you receive prior to an action being placed on your record?

I have disciplinary charges pending

I have been convicted of a crime

I expect that there will be criminal charges brought against me which are now pending

I have been prohibited or suspended from practicing in a professional capacity due to or as a result of alleged misconduct

Essay Topics ('14 – '15)

Yes or no for each question, with a limit of 100 words to explain for each one.

I have taken time off between high school and college

I have taken time off during my undergraduate years

I have taken off at least a year since college graduation

I plan to take off this year, after just having graduated, while I apply to medical school.

I have taken and received credit for online courses

I have worked part- or full-time, for pay, during the academic year while in college.

I have applied to medical school previously

I have submitted an AMCAS application to Einstein previously

I am presently enrolled in the Sue Golding Graduate Division

I am presently enrolled as an undergraduate student at Yeshiva University

I had been accepted to medical school previously but chose not to matriculate

I had been enrolled previously in a medical school

I have not yet completed all of the competencies

I will have a Baccalaureate Degree by the time I matriculate in medical school

I am presently holding a deferred enrollment to a medical/professional school

I have received a grade of "F" during my college/graduate school years

I have received a grade of "D" during my college/graduate school years

I have received a grade of "W" during my college/graduate school years

I have received a grade of "I" during my college/graduate school years

I have transferred from one college to another during my undergraduate years

I have been the recipient of a warning notice for a non-academic issue that did not result in a disciplinary action

I have been subject to a disciplinary action and/or an administrative action, expunged or not, while in school

Expunged? No Yes

How many warnings did you receive prior to an action being placed on your record?

I have disciplinary charges pending

I have been convicted of a crime

I expect that there will be criminal charges brought against me which are now pending

I have been prohibited or suspended from practicing in a professional capacity due to or as a result of alleged misconduct

Essay Topics ('13 – '14)

No Essays.

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