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)
#3 Duke University

Durham, NC

$49,940 (full-time) 430
#6 Harvard University

Boston, MA

$52,100 (full-time) 708
#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
#11 University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences

Little Rock, AR

$21,940 (in-state, full-time); $43,880 (out-of-state, full-time) 677
#4 University of California—​Los Angeles (Geffen)

Los Angeles, CA

$31,134 (in-state, full-time); $43,379 (out-of-state, full-time) 771
#8 University of California—​San Francisco

San Francisco, CA

$32,106 (in-state, full-time); $44,351 (out-of-state, full-time) 632
#4 University of Michigan—​Ann Arbor

Ann Arbor, MI

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

Pittsburgh, PA

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

Seattle, WA

$29,958 (in-state, full-time); $58,947 (out-of-state, full-time) 918
#10 Yale University

New Haven, CT

$51,480 (full-time) 401