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)
#11 Vanderbilt University

Nashville, TN

$44,030 (full-time) 429
#4 Duke University

Durham, NC

$49,940 (full-time) 430
#10 Stanford University

Stanford, CA

$48,999 (full-time) 468
#1 Johns Hopkins University

Baltimore, MD

$45,750 (full-time) 484
#6 Washington University in St. Louis

St. Louis, MO

$54,050 (full-time) 485
#3 University of California—​San Francisco

San Francisco, CA

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

New York, NY

$51,484 (full-time) 655
#5 University of Pennsylvania (Perelman)

Philadelphia, PA

$48,738 (full-time) 665
#8 University of Michigan—​Ann Arbor

Ann Arbor, MI

$29,956 (in-state, full-time); $47,904 (out-of-state, full-time) 687
#2 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