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Table 2 Results of Univariate analysis with USMLE scores

From: Multivariable analysis of factors associated with USMLE scores across U.S. medical schools

Variable Avg. STEP1 score P-value Avg. STEP2 score P-value
Avg. STEP1 score NA NA 0.54 <.0001
Median GPA 0.55 <.0001 0.49 <.0001
Median MCAT total score 0.72 <.0001 0.60 <.0001
School type, mean (SD)   <.0001   0.051
 Private 233.2 (6.3)   241.3 (5.7)  
 Public 228.6 (5.0)   239.2 (4.1)  
Full-Time Faculty-Student Ratio 0.47 <.0001 0.35 0.0004
NIH Funds Granted to Medical School and Affiliated Hospitals in millions 0.58 <.0001 0.46 <.0001
NIH Research Grant Funds Per Faculty Member in thousands 0.54 <.0001 0.35 0.0005
Residency Directors Assessment Score out of 5 0.60 <.0001 0.47 <.0001
Peer Assessment Score out of 5 0.62 <.0001 0.49 <.0001
Total Medical School Enrollment −0.10 0.33 0.02 0.86