We are providing our valued visitors with a list of top colleges in the United States for them to choose from. Last time we gathered a list of 7 colleges to consider in the United States, this time we have come up with a list of top 10 medical schools in the United States.
The rankings are based on US News & World Report criterion.
1. Harvard University (Located in Cambridge, Massachusetts)
Harvard University is a private university in Cambridge, Massachusetts, U.S., and a member of the Ivy League. Founded in 1636 by the colonial Massachusetts legislature, Harvard is the oldest institution of higher learning in the United States. It is also the first and oldest corporation in North America.
John Harvard Statue at Harvard University.
2. Johns Hopkins University (Located in Baltimore, Maryland)
3. University of Pennsylvania (Located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)
Benjamin Franklin statue at University of Pennsylvania
Benjamin Franklin, Penn’s founder, advocated an educational program that focused as much on practical education for commerce and public service as on the classics and theology. Penn was one of the first academic institutions to follow a multidisciplinary model pioneered by several European universities, concentrating several “faculties” (e.g., theology, classics, medicine) into one institution.
4. Washington University in St. Louis (Located in St. Louis County, Missouri)
5. University of California, San Francisco (Located in San Francisco)
The University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) is one of the world’s leading centers of health sciences research, patient care, and education. UCSF’s medical, pharmacy, dental, nursing, and graduate schools are among the top health science professional schools in the world.
6. University of Washington (Located in Seattle, Washington)
The university is known as a Public Ivy, an American term for state-funded institutions of higher learning that “provide an Ivy League collegiate experience at a public school price.”
7. Stanford University (Located in Stanford, California)
Clark Center I
Stanford was founded by railroad magnate and California Governor Leland Stanford and his wife, Jane Stanford. It is named in honor of their only child, Leland Stanford, Jr., who died of typhoid just before his 16th birthday.
8. Duke University (Located in Durham, North Carolina)
Besides academics, research, and athletics, Duke is also well known for its sizable campus and Gothic architecture, especially Duke Chapel. The forests surrounding parts of the campus belie the University’s proximity to downtown Durham.
8. Yale University (Located in New Haven, Connecticut)
Originally called the Collegiate School, the institution opened in the home of its first rector, Abraham Pierson, in Killingworth (now Clinton). It later moved to Saybrook, and then Wethersfield.
10. Baylor College of Medicine (Located in Houston, Texas)
Baylor College of Medicine, Cullen Building
The school was formed in 1900 in Dallas, Texas as University of Dallas Medical Department. It allied with Baylor University in Waco, Texas in 1903 and moved to the Texas Medical Center in Houston, Texas in 1943.
10. Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons (Located in the Washington Heights neighborhood of Manhattan)
The Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, abbreviated P&S, is a graduate school of Columbia University located on the health sciences campus in the Washington Heights neighborhood of Manhattan.
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