Best Medical Schools: Research

Ranked in 2014 | Best Medical Schools: Research Rankings Methodology

A medical career starts with finding the program that best fits your needs. With the U.S. News rankings of the top medical schools for research, narrow your search by location, tuition, school size and test scores.

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Research 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)
Unranked Loyola University Chicago (Stritch)

Maywood, IL

N/A N/A
Unranked Medical College of Wisconsin

Milwaukee, WI

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Unranked Meharry Medical College

Nashville, TN

N/A N/A
Unranked Mercer University

Macon, GA

N/A N/A
Unranked Midwestern University

Downers Grove, IL

N/A N/A
Unranked Midwestern University

Glendale, AZ

N/A N/A
Unranked New York Institute of Technology

Long Island, NY

N/A N/A
Unranked Northeast Ohio Medical University

Rootstown, OH

N/A N/A
Unranked Pacific Northwest University of Health Sciences

Yakima, WA

N/A N/A
Unranked Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine

Hershey, PA

N/A N/A
Unranked Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine

Philadelphia, PA

N/A N/A
Unranked Ponce School of Medicine

Ponce, PR

N/A N/A
Unranked Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science

North Chicago, IL

N/A N/A
Unranked San Juan Bautista School of Medicine

Caguas, PR

N/A N/A
Unranked Southern Illinois University—​Springfield

Springfield, IL

N/A N/A
Unranked SUNY Downstate Medical Center

Brooklyn, NY

N/A N/A
Unranked SUNY—​Syracuse

Syracuse, NY

N/A N/A
Unranked Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center

Lubbock, TX

N/A N/A
Unranked Tulane University

New Orleans, LA

N/A N/A
Unranked Universidad Central del Caribe

Bayamon, PR

N/A N/A
Unranked University of Mississippi

Jackson, MS

N/A N/A
Unranked University of Missouri—​Kansas City

Kansas City, MO

N/A N/A
Unranked University of North Dakota

Grand Forks, ND

N/A N/A
Unranked University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine

San Juan, PR

N/A N/A
Unranked University of South Alabama

Mobile, AL

N/A N/A

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