10 medical schools with the lowest acceptance rates

Florida State University accepted the lowest percentage of applicants to its medical school in fall 2019, according to a U.S. News & World Report short list.

For its list, U.S. News & World Report surveyed 188 medical schools for their 2019 applicant and acceptance rate data. Schools unranked by U.S. News & World Report were not considered. 

The 10 medical schools with the lowest acceptance rates are:

1. Florida State University College of Medicine (Tallahassee) — 2.2 percent
2. Stanford (Calif.) University School of Medicine —  2.3 percent
3. University of Arizona College of Medicine-Tucson — 2.3 percent
4. Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine (Roanoke) — 2.3 percent
5. Mayo Clinic Alix School of Medicine (Rochester, Minn.) — 2.4 percent
6. UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine (Los Angeles) — 2.4 percent
7. Howard University College of Medicine (Washington, D.C.) — 2.5 percent
8. New York University Grossman School of Medicine (New York City) — 2.5 percent
9. Brown University's Warren Alpert Medical School  (Providence, R.I) — 2.8 percent
10. West Virginia University School of Medicine (Morgantown) —  2.8 percent

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