Internal Medicine

Ranked in 2014, part of Best Medical Schools

Internal medicine involves detecting, treating and preventing diseases in adult patients. Internists often specialize in one area, such as endocrinology or cardiology. These are the top medical schools for internal medicine training.

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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 Johns Hopkins University

Baltimore, MD

$45,750 (full-time) 484
#2 Harvard University

Boston, MA

$52,100 (full-time) 708
#3 University of California—​San Francisco

San Francisco, CA

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

Durham, NC

$49,940 (full-time) 430
#5 University of Pennsylvania (Perelman)

Philadelphia, PA

$48,738 (full-time) 665
#6 Washington University in St. Louis

St. Louis, MO

$54,050 (full-time) 485
#7 University of Washington

Seattle, WA

$29,958 (in-state, full-time); $58,947 (out-of-state, full-time) 918
#8 University of Michigan—​Ann Arbor

Ann Arbor, MI

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

New York, NY

$51,484 (full-time) 655
#10 Stanford University

Stanford, CA

$48,999 (full-time) 468
#11 Vanderbilt University

Nashville, TN

$44,030 (full-time) 429