2021 Best Medical Schools Rankings

At a Glance

Stanford University School of Medicine ranked first and Columbia University Roy and Diana Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons ranked second in 2020 medical school rankings. The 2020 average medical school tuition & fees of the top 50 medical schools is $57,495 (based on out-of-state rate). The average acceptance rate is 4.86% and the average MCAT score is 515. Below statements are summarizing the average statistics of tuition and admission for top 50 medical schools.

Best Medical Schools Comparison Table

RankCollege NameTuition & FeesMCAT ScoreGPAAcceptance RateStudent PopulationFirst-year First-time Students
1Stanford University School of Medicine
Stanford, CA
2Columbia University Roy and Diana Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons
New York, NY
3Mayo Clinic Alix School of Medicine
Scottsdale, AZ
4New York University School of Medicine
New York, NY
5Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA
6Yale School of Medicine
New Haven, CT
7University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine
Chicago, IL
8Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
Nashville, TN
9Duke University School of Medicine
Durham, NC
10UCSF School of Medicine
San Francisco, CA
11Washington University School of Medicine
St. Louis, MO
12Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Chicago, IL
13Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Baltimore, MD
14Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA
15Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX
16Dell Medical School at The University of Texas at Austin
Austin, TX
17University of California, San Diego School of Medicine
La Jolla, CA
18Keck School of Medicine of University of Southern California
Los Angeles, CA
19Weill Cornell Medical College
New York, NY
20Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
Cleveland, OH
21Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute
Roanoke, VA
22Alpert Medical School at Brown University
Providence, RI
23University of Virginia School of Medicine
Charlottesville, VA
24Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
New York, NY
25Boston University School of Medicine
Boston, MA
26University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry
Rochester, NY
27University of Michigan Medical School
Ann Arbor, MI
28University of Florida College of Medicine
Gainesville, FL
29Emory University School of Medicine
Atlanta, GA
30University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Pittsburgh, PA
31David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Los Angeles, CA
32Georgetown University School of Medicine
Washington, DC
33University of South Florida College of Medicine
Tempa, FL
34Donald and Barbara School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell
Hempstead, NY
35The Ohio State University College of Medicine
Columbus, OH
36Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University
Philadelphia, PA
37Wake Forest School of Medicine
Winston-Salem, NC
38Lewis Katz School of Medicine, Temple University
Philadelphia, PA
39University of California, Davis School of Medicine
Sacramento, CA
40Dartmouth College Geisel School of Medicine
Hanover, NH
41University of California, Irvine School of Medicine
Irvine, CA
42University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
Cincinnati, OH
43University of Utah School of Medicine
Salt Lake City, UT
44University of Miami Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine
Miami, FL
45University of Texas Southwestern Medical School at Dallas
Dallas, TX
46University of North Carolina School of Medicine
Chapel Hill, NC
47Tufts University School of Medicine
Boston, MA
48University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
Madison, WI
49George Washington University Medical School
Washington, DC