Best Medical Schools in New York

By | April 29, 2018

Welcome to New York best medical schools. Our rankings are based on alumni reviews, research scores received, peer institution assessment and admissions statistics including averaged MCAT scores, undergraduate GPA as well as acceptance rates. Below we list top medical schools in New York that are top ranked nationally. You can find tuition cost, total enrollment and composite MCAT score for each school.

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Best Medical Schools in New York

National Ranking Best Medical Programs
8 Columbia University (New York, NY)
Acceptance rate: 4.4%
MCAT composite score: 11.9
Tuition: Full-time: $47,600
Average undergraduate GPA: 3.78
Total medical school enrollment: 663
Full-time faculty-student ratio: 2.7:1
NIH funds granted to medical school and affiliated hospitals (in millions): $424.6

Columbia University Medical School

16 Cornell University (Weill) (New York, NY)
Acceptance rate: 5.4%
MCAT composite score: 11.6
Tuition: Full-time: $46,001
Average undergraduate GPA: 3.77
Total medical school enrollment: 417
Full-time faculty-student ratio: 4.7:1
NIH funds granted to medical school and affiliated hospitals (in millions): $339.3

Cornell University School of Medicine

18 Mount Sinai School of Medicine (New York, NY)
Acceptance rate: 5.8%
MCAT composite score: 11.9
Tuition: Full-time: $39,652
Average undergraduate GPA: 3.74
Total medical school enrollment: 606
Full-time faculty-student ratio: 1.9:1
NIH funds granted to medical school and affiliated hospitals (in millions): $225.5

Mount Sinai School of Medicine

26 New York University (New York, NY)
Acceptance rate: 5.4%
MCAT composite score: 11.1
Tuition: Full-time: $43,602
Average undergraduate GPA: 3.76
Total medical school enrollment: 667
Full-time faculty-student ratio: 1.8:1
NIH funds granted to medical school and affiliated hospitals (in millions): $239.1

New York University Medical School

30 University of Rochester (Rochester, NY)
Acceptance rate: 5.7%
MCAT composite score: 11.0
Tuition: Full-time: $43,100
Average undergraduate GPA: 3.76
Total medical school enrollment: 436
Full-time faculty-student ratio: 3.4:1
NIH funds granted to medical school and affiliated hospitals (in millions): $190.7University of Rochester Medical School
41 Yeshiva University (Einstein) (Bronx, NY)
Acceptance rate: 5.8%
MCAT composite score: 10.8
Tuition: Full-time: $41,585
Average undergraduate GPA: 3.74
Total medical school enrollment: 776
Full-time faculty-student ratio: 2.7:1
NIH funds granted to medical school and affiliated hospitals (in millions): $182.2

Yeshiva University Medical School

59 Stony Brook University, SUNY (Stony Brook, NY)
Acceptance rate: 7.5%
MCAT composite score: 10.7
Tuition: Full-time: $27,090 (in-state), Full-time: $53,650 (out-of-state)
Average undergraduate GPA: 3.62
Total medical school enrollment: 511
Full-time faculty-student ratio: 1.3:1
NIH funds granted to medical school and affiliated hospitals (in millions): $79.7

Stony Brook University, SUNY Medical School

60 University at Buffalo, SUNY (Buffalo, NY)
Acceptance rate: 9.0%
MCAT composite score: 10.4
Tuition: Full-time: $27,090 (in-state), Full-time: $53,650 (out-of-state)
Average undergraduate GPA: 3.71
Total medical school enrollment: 578
Full-time faculty-student ratio: 0.7:1
NIH funds granted to medical school and affiliated hospitals (in millions): $67.6University at Buffalo, SUNY Medical School
100 New York Medical College (Valhalla, NY)
Acceptance rate: 8.2%
MCAT composite score: 10.3
Tuition: Full-time: $46,496
Average undergraduate GPA: 3.60
Total medical school enrollment: 792
Full-time faculty-student ratio: 1.7:1
NIH funds granted to medical school and affiliated hospitals (in millions): $15.4

New York Medical College

New York State Economy

New York State ranks third in the United States in terms of gross domestic product (after California and Texas). If New York were an independent state, then according to this indicator, it would rank sixteenth in the world.

Minerals are mined in the state, various industrial and agricultural products are produced, tourism is well developed here. The main share of the state’s income comes from the city of New York, which is home to about 70% of the state ‘s population.

New York City is the largest financial and banking center in the United States. Located on the famous Wall Street, the New York Stock Exchange is the largest in the world. Here, in the financial district of Manhattan, are the headquarters of many well-known banks, financial institutions and insurance companies. In addition, many companies specializing in the field of printing, publishing, fashion and light industry, mass media, law, design, architecture, information technology, telecommunications and many others operate in New York City.

In the southeast of the state, in the New York City area, crushed stone, limestone, and sand are mined. One of the two deposits of emery (used in the production of abrasives) in the United States is also located here. In the Adirondack Mountainsin the north of the state, zinc ores and garnets (the second largest among US states in terms of production) and talc (fourth largest in America) are mined. In the southern districts of the state, on the Allegheny Plateau, salt is mined (the third largest in the United States) and oil and gas are mined in relatively small quantities. The state of New York is the only one in the USA where the mineral wollastonite is mined, which is widely used in the production of plastics, ceramics and various insulating materials.

New York’s second most populous city, Buffalo, ranks sixth in the US in terms of steel production. In addition, Buffalo is the largest inland port in the United States and the second most important railroad junction. In recent years, Buffalo has become one of the nation’s largest centers for biotechnology and the study of the human genome. One of the country’s largest cancer research centers, Roswell Park, is also located here.

Rochester, where the headquarters of Kodak is located, is known not only for the production of optical instruments, but also for research conducted at the Institute of Optics of the University of Rochester and at the Rochester Institute of Technology in the field of quantum, fiber optics, microelectronics, lasers and others. Rochester is sometimes referred to as the “imaging capital of the world”.

In Albany, in addition to the traditional employment of the population in the public service, in health care and education, high-tech research and production are rapidly developing. The University of Albany is considered one of the leaders in nanotechnology, and the “Capital District” and Hudson River Valley area is often referred to as “Tech Valley” (similar to California ‘s ” Silicon Valley “).

New York State factories also produce electrical equipment, tires, clothing, railroad equipment, chemicals, and other industrial products.

New York state farms grow vegetables (potatoes, onions, cabbage), fruits (apples, pears, cherries), berries (strawberries). Animal husbandry is well developed, mainly dairy. Many residents of the ocean coast (mainly on Long Island) are engaged in the extraction of fish and seafood.

New York State ranks second in the United States (after California) in wine production. Most of the vineyards are located in the southwest, around the coast of Lake Erie, as well as on Long Island.

Tourism is the most important branch of the state’s economy. Millions of tourists visit the Adirondack Reserve and the famous Niagara Falls every year. Even more, tens of millions of people visit New York City with its many attractions: the Empire State Building, Brooklyn Bridge, Central Park, Times Square, the Statue of Liberty and many others.