List of medical schools in the United States
This list of medical schools in the United States includes major academic institutions that award either the Doctor of Medicine (MD) or Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (DO) degrees, either of which is required to become a physician or a surgeon in the United States. MD-granting medical schools are accredited by the Liaison Committee on Medical Education, while DO-granting medical schools are accredited by the American Osteopathic Association Commission on Osteopathic College Accreditation. There are presently 141 accredited MD-granting institutions and 31 accredited DO-granting institutions in the United States. Alaska, Delaware, Idaho, Montana, and Wyoming lack medical schools (Wyoming, Alaska, Montana, and Idaho participate in a regional campus model with the University of Washington School of Medicine known as WWAMI Medical Education which allows 4 years of medical school to occur in each state). Regional campus models have allowed smaller states to gain access to clinical experiences at larger hospitals that their states lack. Additionally, the regional campus model allows medical students to gain valuable rural experiences which are often lacking with medical schools situated in larger metropolitan areas.
Current medical schools
|State||School||City||Est.||Entering year of first class||Degree||Notes|
|Alabama||Alabama College of Osteopathic Medicine||Dothan||2013||2017||DO|
|Alabama||Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine||Auburn||2015||2019||DO||The Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine (VCOM) is a professional graduate college offering the degree of Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (D.O.) The VCOM–Auburn campus operates with a collaborative agreement with Auburn University for education, research, and student activities.|
|Alabama||University of Alabama School of Medicine||Birmingham, Tuscaloosa, Huntsville & Selma||1859||1860||MD||1859-1897 Medical College of Alabama, 1897-1907 Medical Department of the University of Alabama, 19?? moved from Mobile to Tuscaloosa, 1945 moved from Tuscaloosa to Birmingham|
|Alabama||University of South Alabama College of Medicine||Mobile||1972||MD|||
|Arizona||A.T. Still University School of Osteopathic Medicine in Arizona||Mesa||2007||2011||DO|
|Arizona||Midwestern University Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine||Glendale||1995||2000||DO|
|Arizona||University of Arizona College of Medicine||Tucson (1965) & Phoenix (2012)||1967||MD|
|Arkansas||University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences/UAMS College of Medicine||Little Rock & Fayetteville||1879||1880||MD||1879-1899 Arkansas Industrial University, 1899 University of Arkansas Medical Department, 1911 merged with College of Physicians and Surgeons|
|Arkansas||Arkansas College of Osteopathic Medicine||Fort Smith||2014||2017||DO||Courses to begin in 2017, now accepting applications.|
|California||California Northstate University College of Medicine||Elk Grove||2015||2019||MD|
|California||Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science||Willowbrook||1966||MD||HBCU. Sometimes referred to as King-Drew University. Previously on Probation in 2009 due to it having been found to have serious issues of noncompliance with the Commission Standards. This was rescinded in 2011 by the WASC.|
|California||Keck School of Medicine of University of Southern California||Los Angeles||1885||1888||MD||1885 University of Southern California College of Medicine, 1909 college separates and affiliates with University of California to become the Los Angeles Medical Department, new department formed by affiliation with College of Physicians and Surgeons to become College of Physicians and Surgeons, Medical Department of the University of Southern California, 1999 Keck School of Medicine|
|California||Loma Linda University School of Medicine||Loma Linda||1909||1914||MD||1909 College of Medical Evangelists|
|California||Stanford University School of Medicine||Palo Alto & San Francisco||1908||1913||MD||Also known as Leland Stanford, Junior, University School of Medicine. 1908 took over Cooper Medical College|
|California||Touro University California College of Osteopathic Medicine||Vallejo||1997||2001||DO|||
|California||UC Davis School of Medicine||Sacramento||1966||MD|
|California||University of California, Irvine School of Medicine||Irvine||1896 as a private school||MD||1896 Pacific Sanitarium and School of Osteopathic Medicine, 1903 Pacific College of Osteopathy, 1914 merged with Los Angeles College of Osteopathy to form the College of Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons, 1961 California College of Medicine, 1962 granted degrees switch from DO to MD, 1967 acquired by UC Irvine to become UC Irvine School of Medicine|
|California||David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA||Los Angeles||1951||MD|
|California||UC Riverside School of Medicine||Riverside||2008||2013||MD||The University of California Board of Regents approved establishment of the UCR School of Medicine in 2008, and it enrolled its first incoming class of 50 medical students in fall 2013|
|California||University of California, San Diego School of Medicine||San Diego||1968||MD|
|California||University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine||San Francisco||1864||MD||Founded in 1864, Toland Medical College became affiliated with the University of California in 1873. The school occupies seven major sites in the San Francisco Bay Area and Fresno.|
|California||Western University of Health Sciences||Pomona||1977||1982||DO|||
|Colorado||Rocky Vista University College of Osteopathic Medicine||Parker||2008||2012||DO|
|Colorado||University of Colorado School of Medicine||Aurora||1883||1885||MD||1883 Colorado School of Medicine in Boulder, 1892 expanded to Denver, 1911 merged with Denver and Gross College of Medicine, 2004 moved from Denver to Aurora|
|Connecticut||Frank H. Netter M.D. School of Medicine at Quinnipiac University||North Haven||2010||2013||MD|||
|Connecticut||University of Connecticut School of Medicine||Farmington||1961||MD|||
|Connecticut||Yale School of Medicine||New Haven||1810||1814||MD||1810 Medical Institution of Yale College, 1879 Medical Department of Yale College, 1884 Connecticut Medical Society surrendered its authority to the College, 1887 Yale College became Yale University|
|District of Columbia||George Washington University Medical School||Washington, D.C.||1824||1826||MD||1825 Medical Department of Columbian College, aka National Medical College, 1873 Medical Department of Columbian University, 1903 absorbed National University Medical Department, 1904 Department of Medicine of George Washington University|
|District of Columbia||Georgetown University School of Medicine||Washington, D.C.||1851||1852||MD|||
|District of Columbia||Howard University College of Medicine||Washington, D.C.||1867||1871||MD|||
|Florida||Florida Atlantic University Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine||Boca Raton||2010||2011||MD|
|Florida||Florida International University Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine||Miami||2006||2009||MD|
|Florida||Florida State University College of Medicine||Tallahassee||2000||2001||MD|
|Florida||Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine||Bradenton||2004||2008||DO|
|Florida||Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine||Davie||1979||1985||DO|
|Florida||University of Central Florida College of Medicine||Orlando||2006||2009||MD|
|Florida||University of Florida College of Medicine||Gainesville & Jacksonville||1956||MD|
|Florida||University of Miami Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine||Miami||1952||MD|
|Florida||University of South Florida College of Medicine||Tampa||1971||MD|
|Georgia||Emory University School of Medicine||Atlanta||1915||MD||1915 Medical Department of Emory University, 1917 Emory University School of Medicine|
|Georgia||Georgia Regents University Medical College of Georgia||Augusta & Athens||1828||1833||MD||Temporarily known as the University of Georgia School of Medicine during the late 1800s/early 1900s. In 2010, MCG/UGA Medical Partnership opened in Athens, GA. In 2011, the umbrella university was renamed Georgia Health Sciences University; thus, the Medical College of Georgia now refers only to the former School of Medicine. In 2013, Augusta State University and Georgia Health Sciences University consolidated into one new university named Georgia Regents University.|
|Georgia||Mercer University School of Medicine||Macon||1982||MD|
|Georgia||Morehouse School of Medicine||Atlanta||1975||MD|
|Georgia||Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine - Georgia Campus||Suwanee||2005||2009||DO|
|Hawaii||University of Hawaii at Manoa John A. Burns School of Medicine||Honolulu||1965||MD|
|Illinois||Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine||Maywood||1915||MD||1910 created by affiliation with Bennett Medical College, 1911 absorbed Reliance Medical College, 1915 Loyola University assumed full control, 1917 purchased Chicago College of Medicine and Surgery and became Chicago College of Medicine and Surgery, School of Medicine of Loyola University, 1948 renamed Stritch School of Medicine, 1968 moved from Chicago to Maywood|
|Illinois||Midwestern University Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine||Downers Grove||1900||DO|
|Illinois||Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine||Chicago||1859||1860||MD||1859 Medical Department Lind University, 1864 Chicago Medical College (independent), 1869 affiliated with Northwestern University, 1891 Northwestern University Medical School, 2002 Feinberg School of Medicine|
|Illinois||Rosalind Franklin University - Chicago Medical School||North Chicago||1912||1915||MD||1912 Chicago Hospital College of Medicine, 1917 also known as Fort Dearborn Hospital Medical School|
|Illinois||Rush Medical College||Chicago||1837||1844||MD||1887 became Medical Department Lake Forest University, 1898-1942 affiliated with University of Chicago, 1942-1969 suspended, 1972 affiliated with Rush University|
|Illinois||Southern Illinois University School of Medicine||Springfield||1970||MD|||
|Illinois||University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine||Chicago||1927||MD|
|Illinois||University of Illinois College of Medicine||Chicago, Urbana, Peoria, & Rockford||1882||1883||MD||1882 College of Physicians and Surgeons, 1897 Medical Department of the University of Illinois, 1910 absorbed American Medical Missionary College|
|Indiana||Indiana University School of Medicine||Indianapolis
|1903||1908||MD||1907 merged with the State College of Physicians and Surgeons, 1908 merged with Indiana Medical College|
|Indiana||Marian University College of Osteopathic Medicine||Indianapolis||2010||2017||DO|
|Iowa||Des Moines University College of Osteopathic Medicine||Des Moines||1898||DO|
|Iowa||University of Iowa Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine||Iowa City||1869||1871||MD||1869 University of Iowa College of Medicine, 1913 merged with Drake University College of Medicine|
|Kansas||University of Kansas School of Medicine||Kansas City, Wichita, Salina||1880||1906||MD||1880-1905 preparatory course in Lawrence, 1889 expanded to Rosedale, 1905 absorbed Kansas City (MO) Medical College, the College of Physicians and Surgeons, and the Medico-Chirurgial College of Kansas City, 1913 absorbed Kansas Medical College, 1924 moved to Kansas City|
|Kentucky||University of Kentucky College of Medicine||Lexington||1960||MD|
|Kentucky||University of Louisville School of Medicine||Louisville||1837||1838||MD||1837 Louisville Medical Institute, 1846 Medical Department University of Louisville, 1907 merged with Kentucky University Medical Department, 1908 merged with Kentucky School of Medicine and the Louisville and Hospital Medical College|
|Kentucky||University of Pikeville Kentucky College of Osteopathic Medicine||Pikeville||1997||2001||DO||Founded as Pikeville College School of Osteopathic Medicine. Name changed in 2011 when its parent school changed its name to the University of Pikeville.|
|Louisiana||Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans||New Orleans||1931||MD|
|Louisiana||Louisiana State University School of Medicine in Shreveport||Shreveport||1969||MD|
|Louisiana||Tulane University School of Medicine||New Orleans||1834||1835||MD||1834 Medical College of Louisiana, 1847 Medical Department University of Louisiana, 1884 Medical Department of the Tulane University of Louisiana, 1913 School of Medicine of the College of Medicine of the Tulane University of Louisiana|
|Maine||University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine||Biddeford||1978||1982||DO|
|Maryland||Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine||Baltimore||1887||1897||MD||Preliminary course only until 1893|
|Maryland||Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences F. Edward Hebert School of Medicine||Bethesda||1972||MD|
|Maryland||University of Maryland School of Medicine||Baltimore||1807||1810||MD||1807 College of Medicine of Maryland, 1812 University of Maryland School of Medicine, 1913 merged with Baltimore Medical College, 1915 merged with College of Physicians and Surgeons of Baltimore and renamed University of Maryland School of Medicine and the College of Physicians and Surgeons|
|Massachusetts||Boston University School of Medicine||Boston||1848||MD||1848-1874 New England Female Medical College (homeopathic)|
|Massachusetts||Harvard Medical School||Boston||1782||1788||MD|| The medical-consulting arm of Harvard Medical School (HMS), Partners Harvard Medical International (PHMI), is in a 10-year collaboration agreement with the Lebanese American University (LAU) Medical School.|
|Massachusetts||Tufts University School of Medicine||Boston||1893||1894||MD||1893 Tufts College Medical School, 1954 Tufts University School of Medicine|
|Massachusetts||University of Massachusetts Medical School||Worcester||1962||MD|
|Michigan||Central Michigan University College of Medicine||Mount Pleasant||2013||2017||MD|
|Michigan||Michigan State University College of Human Medicine||East Lansing, Grand Rapids||1964||MD|
|Michigan||Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine||East Lansing, Detroit, Clinton Township||1969||DO|
|Michigan||University of Michigan Medical School||Ann Arbor||1850||1851||MD|||
|Michigan||Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine||Rochester||2011||2015||MD||Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine received full accreditation from the Liaison Council for Medical Education in February 2015.|
|Michigan||Wayne State University School of Medicine||Detroit||1868||1869||MD||1868 Detroit Medical College, 1885 merged with Michigan College of Medicine to form Detroit College of Medicine, 1913 Detroit College of Medicine and Surgery, 1934 Wayne University School of Medicine, 1956 Wayne State School of Medicine|
|Michigan||Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine||Kalamazoo||2012||2014||MD|||
|Minnesota||Mayo Clinic College of Medicine||Rochester||1972||MD|
|Minnesota||University of Minnesota Medical School||Minneapolis||1888||1889||MD||1888 University of Minnesota College of Medicine and Surgery created by merger of University of Minnesota College of Medicine, St. Paul Medical College, and Minnesota Hospital College, 1908 absorbed Minneapolis College of Physicians and Surgeons, 1909 merged with College of Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery, 1913 University of Minnesota Medical School|
|Mississippi||University of Mississippi School of Medicine||Jackson||1903||MD||1955 moved from Oxford to Jackson|
|Mississippi||William Carey University College of Osteopathic Medicine||Hattiesburg||2009||2014||DO|
|Missouri||A. T. Still University Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine||Kirksville||1892||DO||World's first school of osteopathic medicine.|
|Missouri||Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences College of Osteopathic Medicine||Kansas City||1916||DO|
|Missouri||Saint Louis University School of Medicine||St. Louis||1901[nb 1]||1902||MD||1901 created by merger of Marion-Sims Medical College and Beaumont Hospital Medical College as Marion-Sims-Beaumont Medical College, 1903 Medical Department of the St. Louis University|
|Missouri||University of Missouri-Columbia School of Medicine||Columbia||1845||1846||MD||1845 located in St. Louis, 1855 suspended, 1872 reorganized in Columbia, 1909-1957 suspended teaching of clinical years|
|Missouri||University of Missouri–Kansas City School of Medicine||Kansas City||1971||MD|
|Missouri||Washington University School of Medicine||St. Louis||1891||MD||1891 Medical Department of Washington University created by affiliation with St. Louis Medical College, 1899 absorbed Missouri Medical College|
|Nebraska||Creighton University School of Medicine||Omaha||1892||1893||MD|||
|Nebraska||University of Nebraska College of Medicine||Omaha||1881||1882||MD||1881 Omaha Medical College created as outgrowth of Nebraska School of Medicine (preparatory school), 1891 Medical Department Omaha University, 1892 College of Medicine of the University of Nebraska|
|Nevada||Touro University Nevada College of Osteopathic Medicine||Henderson||2004||2008||DO|
|Nevada||University of Nevada, Las Vegas School of Medicine||Las Vegas||2014||2017||MD|||
|Nevada||University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine||Reno||1969||1971||MD|||
|New Hampshire||Dartmouth Geisel School of Medicine||Hanover||1797||1798||MD|||
|New Jersey||Cooper Medical School of Rowan University||Camden||2009||2012||MD|||
|New Jersey||Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine||Stratford||1976||1981||DO||1976 UMDNJ-SOM, 2013 UMDNJ dissolved and Rowan became parent institution|
|New Jersey||Rutgers New Jersey Medical School||Newark||1954||MD||1954 Seton Hall College of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey in Jersey City, 1965 New Jersey College of Medicine and Dentistry, 1968 moved to Newark, 1970 College of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey established as parent institution, became the New Jersey Medical School, 1981 CMDNJ became University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, 2013 UMDNJ dissolved and Rutgers became parent institution|
|New Jersey||Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School||Piscataway & New Brunswick||1961||MD||1961 Rutgers Medical School, 1970 College of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey established as parent institution, 1981 CMDNJ became University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, 1986 Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, 2013 UMDNJ dissolved and Rutgers again became parent institution|
|New Mexico||University of New Mexico School of Medicine||Albuquerque||1961||MD|
|New Mexico||New Mexico State University's Burrell College of Osteopathic Medicine||Las Cruces||2015||2019||DO||Burrell College of Osteopathic Medicine is currently accepting applicants and its first class will graduate in the Spring of 2019.|
|New York||Albany Medical College||Albany||1838||1839||MD||1873 merged with Union University|
|New York||Albert Einstein College of Medicine at Yeshiva University||The Bronx||1955||MD|
|New York||Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons||Manhattan||1767||1769||MD||1767 Medical Faculty of King's College, 1792 Medical Faculty of Columbia College, 1814 merged with the College of Physicians and Surgeons in the City of New York, 1860 Medical Department of Columbia College, 1896 Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons|
|New York||CUNY School of Medicine||Harlem, New York||2016||2016||MD|
|New York||Hofstra University Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine||Hempstead||2008||2011||MD|
|New York||Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai||Manhattan||1963||MD|
|New York||New York Institute of Technology College of Osteopathic Medicine||Old Westbury||1977||1981||DO|
|New York||New York Medical College||Valhalla||1858||1861||MD||1860 Homeopathic Medical College of the State of New York, 1869 New York Homeopathic Medical College, 1887 New York Homeopathic Medical College and Hospital, 1908 New York Homeopathic Medical College and Flower Hospital; 1918 accepted transfer students from closed New York Medical College and Hospital for Women; 1972 moved from Manhattan to Valhalla|
|New York||New York University School of Medicine||Manhattan||1841||1842||MD||1841 Medical Department of the University of the City of New York, 1896 New York University Medical College, 1898 merged with Bellevue Hospital Medical College to form University and Bellevue Hospital Medical College, 1935 New York University College of Medicine, 1960 New York University School of Medicine|
|New York||Stony Brook University School of Medicine||Stony Brook||1971||MD|||
|New York||State University of New York Upstate Medical University||Syracuse||1834||1835||MD||1834 Medical Institution of Geneva College, 1861 Geneva Medical College, 1872 moved to Syracuse to become the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Syracuse University, 1875 Syracuse University College of Medicine, 1950 State University of New York (SUNY) College of Medicine at Syracuse, 1953 SUNY Upstate Medical Center, 1986 SUNY Health Science Center at Syracuse, 1999 SUNY Upstate Medical University|
|New York||State University of New York Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine||Brooklyn||1858||1860||MD||1858 Long Island College Hospital, 1931 Long Island College of Medicine, 1950 SUNY Downstate|
|New York||Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine||Manhattan||2007||2011||DO|
|New York||Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine||Middletown||2014||2018||DO||Touro-Middletown is a branch campus of Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine (Manhattan) that began classes in the Fall of 2014 and will graduate its inaugural class in the Spring of 2018.|
|New York||University at Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences||Buffalo||1846||1847||MD||1846 University of Buffalo Department of Medicine, 1898 absorbed Medical Department Niagara University|
|New York||University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry||Rochester||1925||MD|||
|New York||Weill Cornell Medical College||Manhattan||1898||1899||MD||1898 Cornell University Medical College|
|North Carolina||The Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University||Greenville||1977||MD|
|North Carolina||Campbell University School of Osteopathic Medicine||Buies Creek||2011||2017||DO|
|North Carolina||Duke University School of Medicine||Durham||1930||MD|
|North Carolina||University of North Carolina School of Medicine||Chapel Hill||1879||MD||1879-1890 preparatory school, 1902-1910 clinical department at Raleigh|
|North Carolina||Wake Forest School of Medicine||Winston-Salem||1902||MD||1956 moved from Wake Forest to Winston-Salem; formerly known as the Bowman Gray School of Medicine|
|North Dakota||University of North Dakota School of Medicine and Health Sciences||Grand Forks||1905||MD||1905 preparatory only, 1973 began to grant MD degrees, 1981 transitioned to full 4-year school|
|Ohio||Boonshoft School of Medicine at Wright State University||Dayton||1973||MD|
|Ohio||Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine||Cleveland||1843||1844||MD||1843 Cleveland Medical College also known as Hudson Medical College, 1881 merged with part of the Medical Department of Wooster University to become the Medical Department of Western Reserve University, 1910 absorbed the Cleveland College of Physicians and Surgeons, 1913 Western Reserve University School of Medicine, 1967 Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine|
|Ohio||Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine||Cleveland||2002||2008||MD||5-year physician-scientist program in collaboration with Case Western Reserve University|
|Ohio||Northeast Ohio Medical University College of Medicine||Rootstown||1973||1981||MD||Started as the Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine (NEOUCOM) as a 6-year B.S./M.D. program with University of Akron, Kent State University, and Youngstown State University. It now also has Bacc./Post-Bacc. programs with Cleveland State University and Hiram College. Around 1/4 to 1/3 of each class is traditional direct-entry M.D. for college seniors or college graduates.|
|Ohio||The Ohio State University College of Medicine||Columbus||1914||MD||1914 created by affiliation of Starling-Ohio Medical College|
|Ohio||Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine||Athens, Dublin, & Cleveland (Warrensville Heights)||1975||1980||DO||The OU-HCOM Dublin satellite campus opened in 2014 and will graduate its inaugural class in 2018.|
|Ohio||University of Cincinnati College of Medicine||Cincinnati||1819||1821||MD||1819 Medical College of Ohio, 1846 merged with Cincinnati Medical College, 1857-1865 merged with Miami Medical College, 1896 Medical Department of the University of Cincinnati, 1909 merged with Miami Medical College again to become the Ohio-Miami Medical College of the University of Cincinnati, 1911 University of Cincinnati College of Medicine|
|Ohio||University of Toledo College of Medicine||Toledo||1964||MD|
|Oklahoma||Oklahoma State University Center for Health Sciences College of Osteopathic Medicine||Tulsa||1972||1978||DO|
|Oklahoma||University of Oklahoma College of Medicine||Oklahoma City||1900||MD|||
|Oregon||College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific, Northwest||Lebanon||2011||2015||DO||2011 Western University of Health Sciences opened branch campus in Oregon.|
|Oregon||Oregon Health & Science University School of Medicine||Portland||1887||1888||MD||1887 University of Oregon Medical School, 1913 absorbed Willamette University Medical Department, 1974 University of Oregon Health Sciences Center became the parent institution of School of Medicine|
|Pennsylvania||The Commonwealth Medical College||Scranton||2008||2013||MD|
|Pennsylvania||Drexel University College of Medicine||Philadelphia||1848||MD||1848 Homeopathic Medical College of Pennsylvania, 1869 merged with Hahnemann Medical College of Philadelphia and took its name, 1885 Hahnemann Medical College and Hospital of Philadelphia, 1995 merged with Medical College of Pennsylvania to form MCP Hahnemann School of Medicine of Allegheny University of the Health Sciences, 2002 Drexel University College of Medicine|
|Pennsylvania||Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine||Erie & Greensburg||1992||1997||DO||LECOM-Erie is the main campus. LECOM-Seton Hill is a satellite campus located in Greensburg, PA established in 2009 with the first graduating class in 2013. LECOM is currently the largest medical college with over 2200 medical students at its three campuses in Erie, Greensburg, and Bradenton.|
|Pennsylvania||Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine||Hershey||1963||MD|
|Pennsylvania||Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania||Philadelphia||1765||1768||MD||1765 College of Philadelphia Department of Medicine, 1909 University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 1916 absorbed Medico-Chirurgical College of Philadelphia, 1971 University of Pennsylvania Department of Medicine, 2011 Renamed to (Raymond and Ruth) Perelman School of Medicine|
|Pennsylvania||Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine||Philadelphia||1899||DO|
|Pennsylvania||Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University||Philadelphia||1824||1826||MD||1824 Medical Department Jefferson College, Canonsburg; 2014 Renamed the Sidney Kimmel Medical College|
|Pennsylvania||Temple University School of Medicine||Philadelphia, Pittsburgh (begins 2013), Bethlehem (begins 2011)||1901||1904||MD||1901-1909 night school|
|Pennsylvania||University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine||Pittsburgh||1883||1887||MD||1883 Western Pennsylvania Medical College, 1892 Medical Department of the Western University of Pennsylvania, 1908 University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine|
|Puerto Rico||Universidad Central del Caribe School of Medicine||Bayamón||1976||MD|
|Puerto Rico||Ponce School of Medicine||Ponce||1977||MD|
|Puerto Rico||San Juan Bautista School of Medicine||Caguas||1978||MD|
|Puerto Rico||University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine||San Juan||1950||MD|
|Rhode Island||Alpert Medical School at Brown University||Providence||1811||1814||MD||1811 Brown University Medical Department, 1827-1972 suspended, 1972 Program in Medicine, 1991 Brown University School of Medicine, 2000 Brown Medical School, 2007 Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University|
|South Carolina||Medical University of South Carolina College of Medicine||Charleston||1823||1825||MD||1823 Medical College of South Carolina, 1838 merged with Medical College of the State of South Carolina and took its name|
|South Carolina||University of South Carolina School of Medicine||Columbia||1977||MD|||
|South Carolina||University of South Carolina School of Medicine Greenville||Greenville||2012||MD|
|South Carolina||Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine - Carolinas Campus||Spartanburg||2010||2015||DO||Several upstate colleges and universities collaborate with VCOM-Carolinas for education programs and on research.|
|South Dakota||Sanford School of Medicine of the University of South Dakota||Vermillion||1907||MD||1907 University of South Dakota College of Medicine, 2005 Sanford School of Medicine of the University of South Dakota|
|Tennessee||East Tennessee State University James H. Quillen College of Medicine||Johnson City||1978||MD|
|Tennessee||Lincoln Memorial University DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine||Harrogate||2007||2011||DO||1889 Tennessee Medical College. Tennessee Medical College approached Lincoln Memorial University with an articulation agreement to make Tennessee Medical College the Medical Department of LMU in 1905. A contract was affirmed and ratified in 1906. By 1909, Tennessee Medical College was sold to LMU and became the Medical College of LMU. The Medical College of LMU closed at the end of the 1914 school year.|
|Tennessee||Meharry Medical College School of Medicine||Nashville||1876||1877||MD||African American. 1876 Medical Department of Central Tennessee College, 1900 Medical Department of Walden University, 1916 Meharry Medical College|
|Tennessee||University of Tennessee College of Medicine||Memphis||1850||MD||Originally opened in 1850. In 1911 it was reformed by Medical Department University of Tennessee merger with University of Nashville Medical Department and absorbed the College of Physicians and Surgeons, 1913 merged with Memphis Hospital Medical College, 1914 merged with Lincoln Memorial University Medical Department|
|Tennessee||Vanderbilt University School of Medicine||Nashville||1874||1875||MD||1874-1895 united with Medical Department University of Nashville|
|Texas||Baylor College of Medicine||Houston, Texas||1900||1901||MD||1900 University of Dallas Medical Department, 1903 Medical Department of Baylor University at Waco, Texas, 1904 acquired Dallas Medical College, 1918 acquired Fort Worth School of Medicine, Medical Department of Texas Christian University, 1943 moved from Dallas to Houston, 1969 Baylor College of Medicine|
|Texas||Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine||College Station||1977||1981||MD|
|Texas||Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Paul L. Foster School of Medicine||El Paso||2008||2013||MD||One of two medical schools within the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center.|
|Texas||Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Medicine||Lubbock||1969||MD||Originally the Texas Tech University School of Medicine (1969 – 79). One of two medical schools within the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center.|
|Texas||University of the Incarnate Word School of Osteopathic Medicine||San Antonio||2015||2017||DO||Accepting applications, coursework to start in 2017|
|Texas||University of North Texas Health Science Center Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine||Fort Worth||1970||1974||DO|
|Texas||University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine||Galveston||1891||1892||MD||1891 University of Texas Department of Medicine|
|Texas||University of Texas Medical School at Houston||Houston||1972||MD|
|Texas||University of Texas School of Medicine at San Antonio||San Antonio||1959||MD|
|Texas||University of Texas Rio Grande Valley School of Medicine||Edinburg||2013||2016||MD|
|Texas||University of Texas Southwestern Medical School at Dallas||Dallas||1943||MD|
|Texas||Dell Medical School at The University of Texas at Austin||Austin||2013||2016||MD|
|Utah||University of Utah School of Medicine||Salt Lake City||1906||MD|||
|Vermont||University of Vermont College of Medicine||Burlington||1822||1823||MD||1836-1853 suspended|
|Virginia||Eastern Virginia Medical School||Norfolk||1973||MD|
|Virginia||Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine||Blacksburg||2002||2007||DO||Associated with Virginia Tech and located in the Virginia Tech Corporate Research Center|
|Virginia||Liberty University College of Osteopathic Medicine (LUCOM)||Lynchburg||2013||2018||DO|||
|Virginia||University of Virginia School of Medicine||Charlottesville||1827||1828||MD||1827 University of Virginia Department of Medicine|
|Virginia||VCU School of Medicine, Medical College of Virginia Health Sciences Division||Richmond||1838||1839||MD||1838 Medical Department Hampden Sydney College, 1854 Medical College of Virginia, 1913 absorbed University College of Medicine, 1914 absorbed North Carolina Medical College, 1968 Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine of the Medical College of Virginia Health Sciences Division of VCU.|
|Virginia||Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute||Roanoke||2010||2014||MD||A public-private partnership with Virginia Tech and Carilion Clinic in Roanoke, VA|
|Washington||Pacific Northwest University of Health Sciences||Yakima||2005||2012||DO|
|Washington||University of Washington School of Medicine||Seattle||1946||MD||The UWSOM is home to the WWAMI Regional Medical Education Program for the states of Wyoming, Alaska, Montana and Idaho that otherwise have no medical school programs.|
|Washington||Washington State University Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine||Spokane||2015||2017||MD|||
|West Virginia||Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine at Marshall University||Huntington||1977||MD|
|West Virginia||West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine||Lewisburg||1974||1978||DO|
|West Virginia||West Virginia University School of Medicine||Morgantown
|Wisconsin||Medical College of Wisconsin||Milwaukee||1912||1913||MD||1912 formed as Marquette University School of Medicine by lease of Milwaukee Medical College and purchase of Wisconsin College of Physicians and Surgeons, 1970 Medical College of Wisconsin|
|Wisconsin||University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health||Madison||1907||MD||1907 University of Wisconsin Medical School|
Developing medical schools
These medical schools are still in the process of undergoing accreditation and are not yet accepting student applications.
|State||School||City||Degree||Anticipated Inaugural Class|
|Alaska||University of Alaska at Fairbanks||Fairbanks||MD||Under discussion|
|Arizona||Mayo Medical School - Arizona||Scottsdale||MD||2017|
|Arkansas||Arkansas State University||Jonesboro||DO||2016|
|California||California University of Science and Medicine||Colton||MD||"Applicant status" per LCME|
|California||Southern California College of Osteopathic Medicine||Los Angeles||DO||"Applicant status" as of 2011|
|California||Kaiser Permanente School of Medicine||Pasadena||MD||2019|
|California||University of California, Merced School of Medicine||Merced||MD||Under discussion|
|Florida||Center for Allied Health Nursing Education||TBD||DO||"Applicant status" as of 2011|
|Florida||Larkin College of Osteopathic Medicine||South Miami||DO||"Applicant status" as of 2013|
|Florida||Palm Beach Medical College||Palm Beach||MD||Under discussion|
|Florida||Nova Southeastern University College of Allopathic Medicine||North Miami||MD||Proposed start for 2018|
|Idaho||Idaho State University-Idaho College of Osteopathic Medicine||Pocatello, Idaho||DO||Under discussion (2018)|
|Illinois||University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign||Urbana, Champaign||MD||Under discussion (2017)|
|Indiana||Indiana University School of Medicine - Evansville||Evansville||MD||2017|
|Kansas||Indiana Wesleyan University||TBD (possibly Overland Park)||DO||"Applicant status" as of 2011|
|Louisiana||Louisiana State University||Lafayette||MD||Under discussion|
|Minnesota||Minnesota College of Osteopathic Medicine||Gaylord||DO||2018|
|Missouri||Homer G. Phillips College of Osteopathic Medicine||St. Louis||DO||"Applicant status" as of 2010|
|Missouri||Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences||Joplin||DO||2017|
|Montana||Montana College of Osteopathic Medicine||Missoula||DO||(Under discussion) 2017|
|Nevada||Roseman University of Health Sciences||Henderson||MD||2018|
|New Jersey||Seton Hall University||South Orange, New Jersey||MD||2018|
|New York||Syracuse University||Syracuse, New York||MD||proposed|
|Ohio||Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine||Warrensville Heights||DO||2015|
|Oklahoma||OU - TU School of Community Medicine||Tulsa||MD||2014|
|Pennsylvania||Southwestern Pennsylvania (school name TBD)||Beaver||DO||"Applicant status" as of 2010|
|Pennsylvania||Temple University School of Medicine at Allegheny Health Network||Pittsburgh||MD||originally 2013; postponed. Regional clinical campus created for years 3 and 4.|
|Texas||University of Houston||Houston||MD||Under discussion|
|Texas||University of North Texas Health Science Center - Texas Christian University||Fort Worth||MD||2018|
|U.S. Virgin Islands||University of the Virgin Islands||Christiansted & Charlotte Amalie||MD||2017|
|Utah||Rocky Vista University College of Osteopathic Medicine-Southern Utah||Ivins||DO||2017|
|Virginia||College of Henricopolis School of Medicine||Martinsville||MD||2016|
|Virginia||King School of Medicine||Abingdon||MD||In development|
|Wisconsin||Osteopathic Medical College of Wisconsin||Jefferson||DO||2018|
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