2023 Harvard Medical School Tuition & Fees

The 2023 tuition at Harvard Medical School is $69,511. The 2023 tuition & fees is increased by 2.04% compared to the previous year rate (2022). Harvard Medical School's tuition is 10.51% higher than average tuition of U.S. medical schools and 0.1% lower than average tuition of Massachusetts medical schools.
The medical school tuition differs and more expensive than the regular undergraduate and graduate programs. The average undergraduate program tuition & fees at Harvard University is $57,261. The average graduate schools tuition & fees other than medical school is $53,760.
The average living costs including room & board and transportation costs is $19,265 and the personal miscellaneous expenses is $4,906.
Harvard Medical School 2023 Tuition & Fees
Harvard Medical School Tuition & Fees$69,511
U.S. Private Medical School Average$62,900
Massachusetts Private Medical School Average$69,585
Living Costs$19,265
Miscellaneous expenses$4,906
Books & Supplies$3,247
Undergraduate Program$57,261
Graduate Program$53,760

4-Yeras MD Program Total Costs

The tuition for MD program varies by medical years depending on mandatory fees and required course works. The estimated COA (cost of attendance) for the standard four(4) years MD program at Harvard Medical School is $401,318 based on the current tuition rate. The COA includes the costs for tuition & fees, room & board, transportation, books & supplies, and other personal miscellaneous expenses. The next table summarizes medical school costs for four(4) years by year and cost item.
Harvard Medical School Year by Year Cost of Attendance
Year 1Year 2Year 3Year 44 Years Estimation
Tuition & Fees$69,511$68,986$68,986$68,986$276,469
Room & Board / transportation$19,265$26,455$25,855$25,190$96,765
Books & Supplies$3,247$1,903$1,227$1,191$7,568
Miscellaneous Expenses$4,906$5,352$5,352$4,906$20,516

MCAT & GPA Scores

The average MCAT score of enrolled students at Harvard Medical School is 519. Compared to the average MCAT of all medical schools, the MCAT score of Harvard Medical School is around average of U.S. medical schools (the average score is 512).
The average GPA is 3.9 and it is relatively higher (competitive score) compared to other medical schools (the average GPA is 3.73).
Harvard Medical School 2023 MCAT and GPA
MCAT - Harvard Medical School519
U.S. Medical Schools512
Massachusetts Medical Schools516
GPA - Harvard Medical School3.9
U.S. Medical Schools3.73
Massachusetts Medical Schools3.76

Acceptance Rate & Yield

The 2023 acceptance rate at Harvard Medical School is 1.78% where 7,796 applicants have applied to and 164 students have accepted and finally enrolled to school. The acceptance rate at Harvard Medical School is much lower (extremely difficult to get in) compared to other medical schools in united states (the average acceptance rate is 3.52%). Note that the acceptance rate means the percentage of applicants who are accepted and enrolled (not just accepted).
Harvard Medical School 2023 Acceptance Rate and Yield
MassachusettsOther StateMenWomen
Applicants9,195 680
Enrolled164 22
Acceptance Rate1.78% 3.22% 1.66% 1.79% 1.77%
U.S. Medical Schools3.52% 10.29% 1.04% 3.48% 3.56%
Massachusetts Medical Schools1.86% 4.42% 1.33% 1.64% 2.03%

New Students and Total Enrollment

For the academic year 2021-2022, total 164 first-time students have enrolled in Harvard Medical School.By residency, 13.4% of new students is Massachusetts residents and 86.6% of enrolled students from other States. By gender, 51.2% of enrolled students is women and 48.8% is men students.
A total of 844 students have enrolled to Harvard Medical School. By gender, there are 391 male and 453 female students at Harvard Medical School.
2022 Student Population at Harvard Medical School
Total Enrollment844
Men Students391
Women Students453
First-time Students164