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Temple U - Philadelphia
State: Pennsylvania
Positions: 3
Years: 3
Average USMLE Step 1 Score of interviewed applicants: 229
Average USMLE Step 2 Score of interviewed applicants: 252
Percentage of applicants offered interviews who were AOA: 50%

Applied, Received Interview:
00003, Northeastern Ohio Universities, Step 1: 257, Step 2: 248
00008, University of Virginia, Step 1: 240, Step 2: 262
00012, Anonymous, Step 1: 244
00015, University of Alabama, Step 1: 243, Step 2: 252, AOA
00016, Anonymous, Step 1: 222, Step 2: 238
00138, Tulane University, Step 1: 242, Step 2: 253, AOA
00182, Albany Medical College, Step 1: 267, Step 2: 264, AOA
00452, Anonymous, Step 1: 227, Step 2: 253
02686, University of Texas, Southwestern, Step 1: 253, Step 2: 256, AOA
03107, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, Step 1: 231
03117, UMDNJ - Robert Wood Johnson, Step 1: 246, Step 2: 258, AOA
03145, University of California, Irvine, Step 1: 234
03176, University of Louisville, Step 1: 236, Step 2: 226
03583, Anonymous, Step 1: 237, Step 2: 230
03863, Anonymous, Step 1: 243, Step 2: 265, AOA
03873, Anonymous, Step 1: 231, Step 2: 243, AOA
14008, Jefferson Medical College, Step 1: 249, Step 2: 257
14251, Anonymous, Step 1: 25

Applied, No Interview:
00006, SUNY Downstate, Step 1: 234, AOA
00085, Anonymous, Step 1: 242, Step 2: 259, AOA
00178, Anonymous, Step 1: 233, Step 2: 255
00181, Anonymous, Step 1: 232, Step 2: 260
00487, University of Wisconsin, Step 1: 216
00491, University of South Dakota, Step 1: 225, Step 2: 256
00691, Anonymous, Step 1: 224, Step 2: 233
00695, Boston University, Step 1: 248, AOA
02546, Virginia Commonwealth University, Step 1: 228, Step 2: 257
02630, Anonymous, Step 1: 249
02674, Georgetown University, Step 1: 228, Step 2: 241
02689, University of Arizona, Step 1: 257, Step 2: 264
03632, Wright State University, Step 1: 211, Step 2: 236
03682, Anonymous, Step 1: 238, Step 2: 238
03871, Anonymous, Step 1: 240, Step 2: 238
13890, Loma Linda University, Step 1: 237, Step 2: 255
13904, Anonymous, Step 1: 249, AOA
13949, Anonymous, Step 1: 247
14009, Tulane University, Step 1: 247, Step 2: 245
14225, Anonymous, Step 1: 252, Step 2: 258

Interview Experiences
short day, done in about 2 hours, 2 panel interviews
Weird residents
Program Advantages
Philadelphia, residents are nice
Philly
Program Disadvantages
Small faculty, ok training, not great fellowship matches, overshadowed by Wills and Scheie; not in the best part of the neighborhood
Not good numbers compared to many of the other schools I interviewed at