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)
#7 University of Washington

Seattle, WA

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

Boston, MA

$52,100 (full-time) 708
#8 University of Michigan—​Ann Arbor

Ann Arbor, MI

$29,956 (in-state, full-time); $47,904 (out-of-state, full-time) 687
#5 University of Pennsylvania (Perelman)

Philadelphia, PA

$48,738 (full-time) 665
#9 Columbia University

New York, NY

$51,484 (full-time) 655
#3 University of California—​San Francisco

San Francisco, CA

$32,106 (in-state, full-time); $44,351 (out-of-state, full-time) 632
#6 Washington University in St. Louis

St. Louis, MO

$54,050 (full-time) 485
#1 Johns Hopkins University

Baltimore, MD

$45,750 (full-time) 484
#10 Stanford University

Stanford, CA

$48,999 (full-time) 468
#4 Duke University

Durham, NC

$49,940 (full-time) 430
#11 Vanderbilt University

Nashville, TN

$44,030 (full-time) 429