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Table 3 Results of multivariable linear regression model for STEP 1 score

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

Variable Parameter Estimate Standard Error P-value
Intercept 153.58 21.83 <.0001
Median GPA 10.01 6.84 0.15
Median MCAT total score 1.28 0.33 0.0002
School type, Private vs. Public 1.36 1.01 0.19
Full-Time Faculty-Student Ratio −0.17 0.30 0.57
NIH Funds Granted to Medical School and Affiliated Hospitals in millions 0.0004 0.0042 0.93
NIH Research Grant Funds Per Faculty Member in thousands 0.002 0.01 0.85
Residency Directors Assessment Score out of 5 −3.82 2.77 0.18
Peer Assessment Score out of 5 3.61 2.78 0.20