MCW ranked 22nd best medical school in Graduateprograms.com national survey
August 09, 2013 College News - The Medical College of Wisconsin is ranked the 22nd best medical school in the country in a recent Graduateprograms.com national survey of current and former medical students. The survey explored 15 ranking categories including academic competitiveness, career support, financial aid, and quality of network.
“We exist for the students, and it is terrific to see that the men and women who are currently enrolled in our medical school, or have graduated from it, think so highly of the education and experiences we are providing them,” said Joseph E. Kerschner, MD, Dean of the Medical School and Executive Vice President.
The top five medical schools, according to the survey, are the University of Washington in Seattle, Emory University in Atlanta, the University of Southern California, the University of Chicago, and Duke University. Schools ranked immediately above MCW include Temple University (19), the University of Virginia (20), and New York University (21), and the schools immediately below MCW include Tufts University in Massachusetts (23), the University of Pennsylvania (24), and Washington University in St. Louis (25).
Graduateprograms.com is an online guide to graduate schools for prospective graduate students. On the site, current and recent students attending graduate programs at more than 1,200 schools across the country rate and review their experiences and post pertinent comments. According to the cumulative responses, graduateprograms.com ranks the various programs.