2019 US Medical School Rankings
Medical School rankings are one way of assessing which programs you might wish to apply to.
However, the rankings you take into account depend on whether you are interested in programs with a curriculum focus on research, or on primary care. Find out more in our Choosing A Medical School guide.
USnews.com lists the best 10 medical schools for research in 2019 as the following:
10. Duke University
These rankings are based on data collected on a range of factors, including faculty-to-student ratio, student selectivity, and acceptance rate.
For primary care, U.S News lists the following as the best 10 medical schools in 2019:
Again, further information can be found at U.S New Best Medical Schools for Primary Care.
While medical school rankings can be a useful tool in guiding your program choices, they should be used in conjunction with other factors such as location, facilities, curriculum and funding when making your final decisions. See our Choosing A Medical School guide for more advice.
For more tips and advice on applying to medical school in the U.S, please see: