Validity of the Medical College Admission Test for Predicting Medical School Performance

@article{Julian2005ValidityOT,
  title={Validity of the Medical College Admission Test for Predicting Medical School Performance},
  author={E. Julian},
  journal={Academic Medicine},
  year={2005},
  volume={80},
  pages={910-917}
}
  • E. Julian
  • Published 2005
  • Medicine
  • Academic Medicine
  • Purpose Since the introduction of the revised Medical College Admission Test (MCAT®) in 1991, the Association of American Medical Colleges has been investigating the extent to which MCAT scores supplement the power of undergraduate grade point averages (uGPAs) to predict success in medical school. This report is a comprehensive summary of the relationships between MCAT scores and (1) medical school grades, (2) United States Medical Licensing Examination (USMLE) Step scores, and (3) academic… CONTINUE READING
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