Here are 10 medical schools with the most students

Alia Paavola - Print  | 

All 10 of the following medical schools had more than 1,000 students enrolled in the 2017-18 academic year. Large medical schools offer several perks, including a more diverse student body, more faculty members and a wider variety of research opportunities, according to U.S. News & World Report.


Here are the 10 U.S. medical schools with the largest student enrollment:

1. Lake Erie (Pa.) College of Osteopathic Medicine — 2,266 students

2. Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine (Blacksburg, Va.) — 1,853 students

3. Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis School of Medicine — 1,409 students

4. Western University of Health Sciences College of Osteopathic Medicine (Pomona, Calif.) — 1,349 students

5. University of Illinois College of Medicine (Chicago) — 1,222 students

6. Wayne State University School of Medicine (Detroit) — 1,200 students

7. Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine (East Lansing) — 1,195 students

8. Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University (Philadelphia) — 1,086 students

9. Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine (New York City) — 1,056 students

10. Drexel University College of Medicine (Philadelphia) — 1,051 students

More articles on rankings and ratings:
11 hospitals with the most ER visits | 2018
State-by-state breakdown of US News' best children's hospitals
The most-Googled health problems by state

© Copyright ASC COMMUNICATIONS 2020. Interested in LINKING to or REPRINTING this content? View our policies by clicking here.

To receive the latest hospital and health system business and legal news and analysis from Becker's Hospital Review, sign-up for the free Becker's Hospital Review E-weekly by clicking here.