The TMDSAS Veterinary Application is due 9/16/22. TMDSAS Support shares why you should NOT wait until the last minute to apply to veterinary schools.
Gauging Growth in EY 2021 Applicant Pool - Veterinary Applicants
Take a look at how applications to member veterinary institutions in TMDSAS grew in EY2021.
TMDSAS saw explosive growth in applications as a whole, and one of the main contributors to this increase was the veterinary applicant pool.
Applications to veterinary school through TMDSAS increased 45% in EY 2021, which represents 330 more applications than EY 2020. While veterinary applications were on an upward trajectory over the past three cycles, the growth seen in EY 2021 was unprecedented. Previous cycles saw:
Entry Year 2020
- a 28% increase in applications or 161 more applications over the previous cycle for a total of 739 applications
Entry Year 2019
- a 4% decrease in applications or 23 fewer applications over the previous cycle for a total of 578 applications
Entry Year 2018
- a 9% increase in applications or 51 more applications over the previous cycle for a total of 601 applications
Entry Year 2017
- a total of 550 applicants applied to veterinary school
It is difficult to predict the future of competitiveness in the veterinary applicant
pool given the historic growth and addition of a new school. However, veterinary applicants
should be aware that the growth seen in EY 2021 is sure to translate to more competitive
What do these trends mean?
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Want to be more competitive?Learn more by visiting the Courage Sessions held by the veterinary schools.
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