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Average National MCAT Scores for 2011

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Average National MCAT Scores for 2011

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In 2011, quite a few people out there chose to take the MCAT exam and provide their MCAT scores data for analysis. There were actually 86,181 people who sat for the exam over all test dates in all testing locations. Were you one of them? If so, how do your scores compare?

For some of you, you'll want to know the MCAT scores for students admitted to the top 10 medical schools in the country; others, will want to see the scores for students admitted to medical schools ranked 11 – 25 For the rest of you, here's where you can compare your scores to not just a few, but the entire population of MCAT testers from 2011. Read on!

Total MCAT Score Information for 2011

  • Mean Overall Score: 25.1
     
  • Highest Overall Achieved Score: 42
    Achieved by the top 0.1% or approx. 86 people
     
  • Lowest Overall Achieved Score: 5
    Achieved by the lowest 0.1%
     
  • Most Popular Score: 26 or 27
    Achieved by 12.4% or approx. 10,686 people

Physical Sciences Score Information

  • Mean Overall Score: 8.4
     
  • Highest Overall Achieved Score: 15
    Achieved by the top 0.1%
     
  • Lowest Overall Achieved Score: 1
    Achieved by the lowest 0.1%
     
  • Most Popular Score: 7
    Achieved by 15.8% or approx. 13,617 people

Verbal Reasoning Score Information

  • Mean Overall Score: 7.9
     
  • Highest Overall Achieved Score: 14
    Achieved by the top 0.2% or approx. 172 people
     
  • Lowest Overall Achieved Score: 1
    Achieved by the lowest 0.8% or approx. 689 people
     
  • Most Popular Score: 9
    Achieved by 16.3% or approx. 14,048 people

Writing Sample Score Information

  • 50th Percentile: O
     
  • Highest Overall Achieved Score: T
    Achieved by the top 0.4% or approx. 345 people
     
  • Lowest Overall Achieved Score: J
    Achieved by the lowest 0.9% or approx. 776 people
     
  • Most Popular Score: Q
    Achieved by 22.2% or approx. 19,132 people

Biological Sciences Score Information

  • Mean Overall Score: 8.8
     
  • Highest Overall Achieved Score: 15
    Achieved by the top 0.6% or approx. 517 people
     
  • Lowest Overall Achieved Score: 1
    Achieved by the lowest 0.9% or approx. 776 people
     
  • Most Popular Score: 10
    Achieved by 20.5% or approx. 17,667 people

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