Geriatrics

Ranked in 2014, part of Best Medical Schools

Geriatrics programs at medical schools involve training in long-term care, ambulatory care, hospice and home care, and rehabilitation for elderly patients. These are the top medical schools for students who wish to specialize in geriatrics.

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Rankings Overall Medical School Program Data
Rank School name Tuition Total medical school enrollment Median MCAT total score Median undergraduate GPA Acceptance rate Full-time faculty-student ratio NIH funds granted to medical school and affiliated hospitals (in millions) NIH research grant funds per faculty member (in thousands) Peer assessment score (out of 5) Residency directors assessment score (out of 5)
#1 Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

New York, NY

$42,888 (full-time) 550
#2 Johns Hopkins University

Baltimore, MD

$45,750 (full-time) 484
#3 Duke University

Durham, NC

$49,940 (full-time) 430
#4 University of California—​Los Angeles (Geffen)

Los Angeles, CA

$31,134 (in-state, full-time); $43,379 (out-of-state, full-time) 771
#4 University of Michigan—​Ann Arbor

Ann Arbor, MI

$29,956 (in-state, full-time); $47,904 (out-of-state, full-time) 687
#6 Harvard University

Boston, MA

$52,100 (full-time) 708
#7 University of Washington

Seattle, WA

$29,958 (in-state, full-time); $58,947 (out-of-state, full-time) 918
#8 University of California—​San Francisco

San Francisco, CA

$32,106 (in-state, full-time); $44,351 (out-of-state, full-time) 632
#9 University of Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh, PA

$46,962 (in-state, full-time); $48,138 (out-of-state, full-time) 602
#10 Yale University

New Haven, CT

$51,480 (full-time) 401
#11 University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences

Little Rock, AR

$21,940 (in-state, full-time); $43,880 (out-of-state, full-time) 677