Top Primary Care Medical School Rankings in 2016

Primary care rank University
(Medical School Name)
City, State Tuition Total medical school enrollment Median MCAT total score Median undergraduate GPA Acceptance rate
1 University of Washington Seattle, WA $31,992 (in-state, full-time); $60,978(out-of-state, full-time) 938 31 3.68 4.7%
2 University of North Carolina-​Chapel Hill Chapel Hill, NC $18,887 (in-state, full-time); $45,766(out-of-state, full-time) 827 32 3.67 4.5%
3 University of California-​San Francisco San Francisco, CA $32,106 (in-state, full-time); $44,351(out-of-state, full-time) 664 34 3.83 3.7%
4 University of Nebraska Medical Center Omaha, NE $27,992 (in-state, full-time); $69,632(out-of-state, full-time) 515 31 3.78 10.4%
5 Oregon Health and Science University Portland, OR $39,196 (in-state, full-time); $55,740(out-of-state, full-time) 526 31 3.64 4.2%
5 University of Michigan-​Ann Arbor Ann Arbor, MI $31,154 (in-state, full-time); $48,862(out-of-state, full-time) 727 35 3.79 6.8%
7 University of California-​Los Angeles (Geffen) Los Angeles, CA $31,134 (in-state, full-time); $43,379(out-of-state, full-time) 749 35 3.78 3.2%
8 University of Colorado Aurora, CO $34,639 (in-state, full-time); $60,594(out-of-state, full-time) 672 33 3.71 5.2%
9 University of Wisconsin-​Madison Madison, WI $23,807 (in-state, full-time); $33,704(out-of-state, full-time) 697 32 3.76 5.4%
10 University of Minnesota Minneapolis, MN $37,872 (in-state, full-time); $49,767(out-of-state, full-time) 1,005 31 3.76 7.1%
11 Baylor College of Medicine Houston, TX $19,650 (full-time) 738 35 3.84 4.4%
12 Harvard University Boston, MA $54,200 (full-time) 726 36 3.92 3.5%
12 Michigan State University (College of Osteopathic Medicine) East Lansing, MI $41,724 (in-state, full-time); $88,718(out-of-state, full-time) 1,234 28 3.56 9.3%
12 University of Massachusetts-​Worcester Worcester, MA $8,352 (in-state, full-time) 508 33 3.70 16.5%
12 University of Pennsylvania (Perelman) Philadelphia, PA $50,444 (full-time) 655 38 3.84 4.9%
16 University of Iowa (Carver) Iowa City, IA $32,954 (in-state, full-time); $49,732(out-of-state, full-time) 608 32 3.76 7.6%
17 University of Alabama-​Birmingham Birmingham, AL $25,490 (in-state, full-time); $58,590(out-of-state, full-time) 781 30 3.76 8.1%
17 University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center Dallas, TX $17,163 (in-state, full-time); $30,263(out-of-state, full-time) 953 34 3.85 10.2%
19 University of California-​Davis Sacramento, CA $34,874 (in-state, full-time); $47,119(out-of-state, full-time) 437 31 3.62 3.9%
19 University of California-​San Diego La Jolla, CA $31,134 (in-state, full-time); $43,379(out-of-state, full-time) 502 34 3.77 3.6%
19 University of Chicago (Pritzker) Chicago, IL $47,673 (full-time) 356 37 3.87 4%
19 University of Hawaii-​Manoa (Burns) Honolulu, HI $33,216 (in-state, full-time); $67,200(out-of-state, full-time) 270 31 3.71 4.6%
19 University of Pittsburgh Pittsburgh, PA $48,792 (in-state, full-time); $50,014(out-of-state, full-time) 601 36 3.85 6.3%
19 Washington University in St. Louis St. Louis, MO $56,212 (full-time) 474 38 3.87 8.3%
25 East Carolina University (Brody) Greenville, NC $16,576 (in-state, full-time) 313 28 3.72 13.3%
25 Stanford University Stanford, CA $50,715 (full-time) 473 37 3.85 2.4%
25 University of Kansas Medical Center Kansas City, KS $32,523 (in-state, full-time); $57,583(out-of-state, full-time) 828 29 3.78 8%
25 Vanderbilt University Nashville, TN $45,350 (full-time) 429 36 3.87 3.9%
29 Dartmouth College (Geisel) Hanover, NH $56,104 (full-time) 368 33 3.71 5.1%
29 Duke University Durham, NC $51,888 (full-time) 430 35 3.80 3.3%
29 Johns Hopkins University Baltimore, MD $47,250 (full-time) 461 36 3.90 5.5%
29 Northwestern University (Feinberg) Chicago, IL $51,882 (full-time) 687 36 3.87 6.4%
29 University of Vermont Burlington, VT $32,020 (in-state, full-time); $56,060(out-of-state, full-time) 465 31 3.75 4.5%
34 Morehouse School of Medicine Atlanta, GA $45,208 (full-time) 398 26 3.49 1.6%
34 Morehouse School of Medicine Atlanta, GA $45,208 (full-time) 398 26 3.49 1.6%
35 University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Little Rock, AR $24,134 (in-state, full-time); $48,268(out-of-state, full-time) 682 29 3.67 8.7%
35 University of Missouri Columbia, MO $27,339 (in-state, full-time); $54,433(out-of-state, full-time) 391 30 3.76 9.1%
35 University of New Mexico Albuquerque, NM $16,120 (in-state, full-time); $46,297(out-of-state, full-time) 438 27 3.65 10.7%
35 University of Rochester Rochester, NY $48,400 (full-time) 435 33 3.72 5.4%
35 University of Utah Salt Lake City, UT $33,837 (in-state, full-time); $64,059(out-of-state, full-time) 369 29 3.72 8.6%
40 Ohio State University Columbus, OH $30,276 (in-state, full-time); $34,950(out-of-state, full-time) 824 34 3.77 7%
40 University of Virginia Charlottesville, VA $42,968 (in-state, full-time); $52,894(out-of-state, full-time) 620 35 3.85 11%
42 Eastern Virginia Medical School Norfolk, VA $30,584 (in-state, full-time); $56,382(out-of-state, full-time) 576 31 3.55 5.1%
42 Emory University Atlanta, GA $49,500 (full-time) 560 34 3.72 5.6%
42 Mayo Medical School Rochester, MN $47,470 (full-time) 216 33 3.81 2%
42 New York University New York, NY $47,650 (full-time) 650 36 3.84 6.4%
42 University of Arizona Tucson, AZ $29,260 (in-state, full-time); $48,418(out-of-state, full-time) 465 30 3.70 4.2%
47 Indiana University-​Indianapolis Indianapolis, IN $33,349 (in-state, full-time); $53,703(out-of-state, full-time) 1,377 31 3.79 10.5%
47 Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (Hebert) Bethesda, MD $0 (in-state, full-time); $0 (out-of-state, full-time) 682 31 3.64 10.3%
49 Cornell University (Weill) New York, NY $49,500 (full-time) 406 36 3.82 4.1%
49 University of Connecticut Farmington, CT $27,074 (in-state, full-time); $55,928(out-of-state, full-time) 382 32 3.70 8%
49 Virginia Commonwealth University Richmond, VA $29,091 (in-state, full-time); $44,443(out-of-state, full-time) 845 30 3.65 4.9%
52 Boston University Boston, MA $53,894 (full-time) 681 34 3.71 4.4%
52 Columbia University New York, NY $53,544 (full-time) 648 36 3.82 3.9%
52 Tufts University Boston, MA $57,202 (full-time) 816 32 3.68 5.2%
52 University of Maryland Baltimore, MD $34,560 (in-state, full-time); $61,153(out-of-state, full-time) 647 32 3.79 6.7%
52 University of North Texas Health Science Center Fort Worth, TX $13,078 (in-state, full-time); $28,766(out-of-state, full-time) 927 28 3.62 15.1%
57 Brown University (Alpert) Providence, RI $51,360 (full-time) 490 33 3.65 2.9%
57 Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine Erie, PA $31,610 (full-time) 2,241 27 3.48 9.9%
57 St. Louis University St. Louis, MO $49,450 (full-time) 730 33 3.85 7.2%
57 Yale University New Haven, CT $53,540 (full-time) 415 37 3.83 6.5%
57 Yeshiva University (Einstein) Bronx, NY $45,442 (full-time) 793 33 3.78 4.3%
62 Case Western Reserve University Cleveland, OH $55,370 (full-time) 864 36 3.74 7.9%
62 Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai New York, NY $44,604 (full-time) 556 36 3.78 8.5%
62 Medical College of Wisconsin Milwaukee, WI $49,837 (full-time) 817 31 3.78 6.7%
62 Thomas Jefferson University (Kimmel) Philadelphia, PA $52,266 (full-time) 1,072 32 3.69 4.1%
62 University of California-​Irvine Irvine, CA $31,334 (in-state, full-time); $43,379(out-of-state, full-time) 420 32 3.74 4.3%
67 Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School New Brunswick, NJ $37,615 (in-state, full-time); $57,479(out-of-state, full-time) 586 31 3.68 7.2%
67 University of Tennessee Health Science Center Memphis, TN $33,030 (in-state, full-time); $65,460(out-of-state, full-time) 667 30 3.69 14.6%
67 University of Texas Health Science Center-​San Antonio San Antonio, TX $14,500 (in-state, full-time); $28,907(out-of-state, full-time) 860 32 3.77 11.4%
70 Michigan State University (College of Human Medicine) Grand Rapids, MI $31,293 (in-state, full-time); $62,789(out-of-state, full-time) 853 28 3.56 4.3%
71 Wake Forest University Winston-Salem, NC $50,300 (full-time) 469 32 3.58 2.9%
72 University of Kentucky Lexington, KY $33,675 (in-state, full-time); $62,735(out-of-state, full-time) 509 32 3.69 9.4%
72 University of Oklahoma Oklahoma City, OK $20,900 (in-state, full-time); $49,982(out-of-state, full-time) 660 30 3.84 11%
72 University of Southern California (Keck) Los Angeles, CA $54,662 (full-time) 722 35 3.70 5.50%
72 West Virginia University Morgantown, WV $26,271 (in-state, full-time); $53,244(out-of-state, full-time) 421 29 3.75 5.5%
72 Wright State University (Boonshoft) Dayton, OH $33,296 (in-state, full-time); $49,956(out-of-state, full-time) 427 28 3.73 7.2%
77 Oklahoma State University Tulsa, OK $22,835 (in-state, full-time); $44,966(out-of-state, full-time) 430 26 3.67 19.8%
78 Creighton University Omaha, NE $51,608 (full-time) 620 30 3.77 6%
78 East Tennessee State University (Quillen) Johnson City, TN $29,160 (in-state, full-time); $59,438(out-of-state, full-time) 289 29 3.75 5.5%
78 Medical University of South Carolina Charleston, SC $35,654 (in-state, full-time); $62,109(out-of-state, full-time) 725 30 3.71 15.1%
78 University of Cincinnati Cincinnati, OH $29,680 (in-state, full-time); $47,944(out-of-state, full-time) 671 33 3.74 7.9%
78 University of Florida Gainesville, FL $32,744 (in-state, full-time); $45,000(out-of-state, full-time) 543 32 3.84 5.4%
78 University of South Dakota (Sanford) Sioux Falls, SD $24,580 (in-state, full-time); $60,866(out-of-state, full-time) 235 29 3.74 15.2%
84 Georgetown University Washington, DC $47,839 (full-time) 796 31 3.60 2.7%
85 Texas A&M Health Science Center Bryan, TX $12,780 (in-state, full-time); $25,880(out-of-state, full-time) 794 30 3.67 14.8%
85 Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Lubbock, TX $14,550 (in-state, full-time); $27,650(out-of-state, full-time) 628 32 3.60 12.5%
85 University of Illinois Chicago, IL $35,442 (in-state, full-time); $72,442(out-of-state, full-time) 1,352 31 3.61 12.2%
85 University of South Florida Tampa, FL $29,175 (in-state, full-time); $50,364(out-of-state, full-time) 657 31 3.69 7.8%
85 Wayne State University Detroit, MI $30,453 (in-state, full-time); $63,373(out-of-state, full-time) 1,220 32 3.74 11.5%