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President: Lewis N. Reich, OD, PhD

Founded: 1932
Location: 1245 Madison Avenue, Memphis, Tennessee
Enrollment: 536 (Fall 2017)

Tuition:

Non-Regional Tuition for
2017-18 academic year:

$35,919 

Regional Tuition for
2017-18 academic year:

Arkansas, Georgia,
Louisiana, Mississippi,
South Carolina
 

$18,120
Kansas
 
$30,719
Kentucky
 
$18,319
Tennessee
 
$33,125
West Virginia
 
$24,409

 

For more information visit our Tuition and Fee Information page.

 

 

National Board Passage Rates (Part I):

 

SCO Class of 2017 90%  vs.  78% national (69% total test takers)
SCO Class of 2016    89%    vs.    77% national (69% total test takers)
SCO Class of 2015    86%    vs.    78% national (69% total test takers)

 

National Board Passage Rates (Part II):

SCO Class of 2017 96% vs.  88% national (84% total test takers)
SCO Class of 2016 97% vs.  88% national (85% total test takers)
SCO Class of 2015    97%    vs.    92% national (89% total test takers)

For more information about SCO board passage rates, visit our National Board Passage Rates page.

 

2017 SCO Entering Class Profile

Number of Applicants:   821
Number of Students Matriculating:   136

Average GPA: 3.56      
Average OAT: 331

For more information about SCO entering class statistics, visit our Profile of the Entering Class page.