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Class of 2020 Profile

doctor_group_iStock_000001760297LargeTulane received 10,771 AMCAS applications this year for a class of 193 students. The incoming class’s MCAT score average was 31/ 509 and the overall undergraduate GPA was 3.53 with ages ranging from 20 to 36 years.

Thirty one states are represented with California, Louisiana, New York, Illinois, Massachusetts, and Maryland having the greatest numbers. Ninety colleges and universities are represented in this year’s Class with Tulane, UC Berkeley, Vanderbilt, Northwestern, USC, UCLA, Michigan, Boston College, and Cornell positioned at the top of the list.

Some class members already possess an advanced degree including 20 with a Masters of Science, 7 with a Masters of Public Health, and 1 with a Master of Arts. The top eight majors were biology, psychology, anthropology, neuroscience, chemistry, economics, and English. Other majors include public health, philosophy, and physics. Non-science majors make up 30% of the Class compared to 70% of those who are science majors.

Tulane School of Medicine Class of 2020 fact sheet

We have many talented athletes, artists, musicians and leaders in the class, including:

Member of NCAA D1 Women's Swimming and Diving Teams at MN and WC SB

Starting Wing Play and Captain for Colby College Rugby Football Team

Lacrosse player at Pomona and Amherst

Rugby player for Koc University in Turkey

Played College Basketball at USC

Worked abroad on war ships

Three time all American Women's Tennis Team Honors at Hopkins 

Walk on Air Force Cross Country Team Runner

Member of the US Air Force Academy Men's Soccer Team

Member of Brown Varsity Women's Basketball Team

Qualified for NCAA Championships in Gymnastics 3 times and placed 4th 

Member of the Cornell Baseball Team

UCD Equestrian Team Member

Member of Vanderbilt Dance Team

JHU LadyBirds Dance Team Member

Elite Cyclists



Table Tennis Player



Improv theater

Documentary Film Maker

Dance Troupe Members

Capella Singer/ Songwriter

Orchestra and Band Preformers

Glass Blower





Drum Player

Flute Player


Viola, oboe, cello, English horn, trumpet, ukulele players

Rock Stars, Vocalists, Steel Drum player, Acoustic Guitar Player, Singers, Rock Opera Performers, Song Writers 

Singer in Gospel Ensemble at Canisius College 

Member of a Macumba Batucada Percussion Band in Santiago, Chile

Member of Stoney Brook Pipettes all female Capella Group

Sang Capella with the Manic Optimists- all Male Group at Bates College

Classically trained trumpet player

Founder of the Colonel's Men Band

Principal Saxophonist in Cornell's Wing Ensemble 


Nordic Skiers 


Tennis for fun


Backpackers and Hikers



Horseback riders

Chess Player

Rock Climbers 

Car restorer

Climbed Kilimanjaro

Practices Muay Thai Exercise

Associate Editor for BC Newspaper- "The Gavel"


Member of Georgetown Women Who Code Organization 

Founded Zionist Narrative Magazine 

Worked on the Romney and Cory Garner Senate Campaigns

Took Salsa Lessons in Cuba 

Writes Blog for "The Mountain Air" Specialty Sports Retailer 

Founded "Crawfest" a Tulane music festival and crawfish boil

2 Teach for America Volunteers

12 Eagle Scouts

5 Peace Corps Volunteers

18 AmeriCorps Volunteers