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Top medical schools in the United States, as determined by the Ranker community. Starting a career in medicine as a doctor, surgeon, nurse or hospital administrator begins with a solid education and that's exactly what the best medical schools in the world provide for thousands of students each year. While U.S. News and World Report ranks Harvard University as their number one medical school, this list ranks the best medical schools by votes. Add which colleges and universities you think offer the best medical programs by adding your list below!

Just as the same colleges routinely rank above and beyond others in general college rankings and for having the best law schools, those universities also come in atop the list of the best medical schools. Harvard University, the University of Pennsylvania and Johns Hopkins University come in as just a few of the best medical schools in the United States.

What are the best medical schools in the US? For everyone who grew up wanting nothing more than to be that top doctor or surgeon, these schools (and tens of thousands of dollars for tuition) can help you make that dream come true.
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Johns Hopkins University Schoo... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Medical Schools in the US
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America

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590 306
Harvard Medical School is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Medical Schools in the US
Harvard Medical School Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

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406 265
Stanford University School of ... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Medical Schools in the US
Stanford University School of Medicine Stanford, California, United States of America

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298 235
University of Pennsylvania is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Medical Schools in the US
University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

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278 259
Duke University School of Medi... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Medical Schools in the US
Duke University School of Medicine Durham, North Carolina, United States of America

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288 196
University of California, San ... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Medical Schools in the US
University of California, San Francisco California, United States of America

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222 191
Columbia University is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Medical Schools in the US
Columbia University Upper Manhattan, New York City, New York

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266 251
Washington University in St. L... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Medical Schools in the US
Washington University in St. Louis St. Louis, Missouri, United States of America

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193 181
Yale University is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Medical Schools in the US
Yale University New Haven, Connecticut, United States of America

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174 147
University of California, Los ... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Medical Schools in the US
University of California, Los Angeles Los Angeles, California, United States of America

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224 212
University of Michigan is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Medical Schools in the US
University of Michigan Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States of America

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165 129
Mayo Medical School is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Medical Schools in the US
Mayo Medical School Rochester, Minnesota, United States of America

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156 152
University of Chicago is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Medical Schools in the US
University of Chicago Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

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167 164
University of Washington is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Medical Schools in the US
University of Washington Seattle, Washington, United States of America

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138 106
Northwestern University is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Medical Schools in the US
Northwestern University Evanston, Illinois, United States of America

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115 142
University of Pittsburgh is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Medical Schools in the US
University of Pittsburgh Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America

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106 86
Yale School of Medicine is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Medical Schools in the US
Yale School of Medicine New Haven, Connecticut, United States of America

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102 80
Weill Medical College of Corne... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Medical Schools in the US
Weill Medical College of Cornell University New York City, New York, United States of America

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118 98
Baylor College of Medicine is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Medical Schools in the US
Baylor College of Medicine Houston, Texas, United States of America

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117 98
New York University is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Medical Schools in the US
New York University New York City, New York, United States of America

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106 126
University of California, San ... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Medical Schools in the US
University of California, San Diego San Diego, California, United States of America

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92 76
Emory University is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Medical Schools in the US
Emory University Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

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91 77
Icahn School of Medicine at Mo... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Medical Schools in the US
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai New York City, New York, United States of America

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95 81
Case Western Reserve Universit... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Medical Schools in the US
Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine Cleveland, Ohio, United States of America

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76 63
University of North Carolina a... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Medical Schools in the US
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States of America

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84 73
University of Wisconsin-Madiso... is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Medical Schools in the US
University of Wisconsin-Madison Madison, Wisconsin, United States of America

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74 82
Georgetown University School o... is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Medical Schools in the US
Georgetown University School of Medicine Washington^! D.C., United States of America

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101 94
Vanderbilt University is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Medical Schools in the US
Vanderbilt University Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

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96 112
Ohio State University is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Medical Schools in the US
Ohio State University Columbus, Ohio, United States of America

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63 55
University of Texas Southweste... is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Medical Schools in the US
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas Dallas, Texas, United States of America

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65 58
Brown University is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Medical Schools in the US
Brown University Providence, Rhode Island, United States of America

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70 84
University of Minnesota Medica... is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Medical Schools in the US
University of Minnesota Medical School Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States of America

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76 93
University of Alabama at Birmi... is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Medical Schools in the US
University of Alabama at Birmingham Birmingham, Alabama, United States of America

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78 126
George Washington University M... is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Medical Schools in the US
George Washington University Medical School Washington^! D.C., United States of America

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66 67
Boston University is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Medical Schools in the US
Boston University Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

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69 71
University of Virginia School ... is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Medical Schools in the US
University of Virginia School of Medicine Charlottesville, Virginia, United States of America

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57 77
University of Maryland, Baltim... is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Medical Schools in the US
University of Maryland, Baltimore Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America

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38 39
University of Utah is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Medical Schools in the US
jeff-mayo added University of Utah Salt Lake City, Utah, United States of America

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University of Florida is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Medical Schools in the US
TyGuy8235 added University of Florida Gainesville, Florida, United States of America

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48 49
Indiana University School of M... is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Medical Schools in the US
Indiana University School of Medicine Indianapolis, Indiana, United States of America

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46 48
Keck School of Medicine of USC is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Medical Schools in the US
Keck School of Medicine of USC Los Angeles, California, United States of America

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41 60
Tufts University School of Med... is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Medical Schools in the US
Tufts University School of Medicine Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

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Oregon Health & Science Univer... is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Medical Schools in the US
Oregon Health & Science University Portland, Oregon, United States of America

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37 39
University of Cincinnati is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Medical Schools in the US
University of Cincinnati Cincinnati, Ohio, United States of America

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37 41
University of Rochester School... is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Medical Schools in the US
University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry Rochester, New York, United States of America

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Geisel School of Medicine is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Medical Schools in the US
Geisel School of Medicine Hanover, New Hampshire, United States of America

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53 61
University of Iowa is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Medical Schools in the US
University of Iowa Iowa City, Iowa, United States of America

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41 48
University of Illinois College... is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Medical Schools in the US
University of Illinois College of Medicine Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

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Yeshiva University is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Medical Schools in the US
Yeshiva University New York City, New York, United States of America

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Temple University is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Medical Schools in the US
Temple University Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America