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President: Lewis N. Reich, OD, PhD

Founded: 1932
Location: 1245 Madison Avenue, Memphis, Tennessee
Enrollment: 530 (Fall 2016)

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
 
TBD
West Virginia
 
$24,409

 

For more information visit our Tuition and Fee Information page.

 

 

National Board Passage Rates (Part I):

 

SCO Class of 2016    89%    vs.    77% national (69% total test takers)
SCO Class of 2015    86%    vs.    78% national (69% total test takers)
SCO Class of 2014    91%    vs.    86% national (79% total test takers)

 

National Board Passage Rates (Part II):

SCO Class of 2015    97%    vs.    92% national (89% total test takers)
SCO Class of 2014    100%    vs.    98% national (95% total test takers)
SCO Class of 2013    98%    vs.    92% national (90% total test takers)

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

 

 

2016 SCO Entering Class Statistics

Number of Applicants:   877
Number of Students Matriculating:   136

Average GPA: 3.53      
Average OAT: 328

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