Facts & Figures

University of Minnesota Medical School Overview

  • Founded 1888
  • 988 students (MD and MD/PhD)
  • 56 MD/PhD students
  • 402 Graduate students
  • 770 residents
  • 232 fellows
  • 349 Grad Faculty
  • 10 Graduate Programs
  • 3,370 faculty
  • 27 departments
  • 17 centers and institutes
  • 2 campuses (Twin Cities and Duluth)

Twin Cities Medical Students

Applied: 4,126
Enrolled: 175 (167 MD, 8 MD/PhD)
GPA average: 3.7
MCAT average: 511
Average age: 24

Class composition:

  • 70 Male
  • 105 Female
  • 59 Multicultural
  • 30 Under represented in Medicine
  • 5 MN Future Doctors
  • 146 Minnesota residents
  • 29 Nonresident 

Duluth Medical Students

Applied: 1700
Enrolled: 59 (59 MD)
GPA average: 3.65
MCAT average: 503
Average age: 24


Class composition:

  • 34 Male
  • 25 Female
  • 9 Native American
  • 12 Multi-cultural
  • 50 Minnesota residents
  • 9 Nonresidents


Medical School Graduate Students

Applied: 882
Enrolled:71
GPA average: 3.55
Average age: 25



Class composition:

  • 26 Male
  • 45 Female
  • 13 Under Represented in Medicine
  • 25 Minnesota residents
  • 46 Nonresidents


Graduate Medical Education

1002 GME residents and fellows

  • 770 residents
  • 232 fellows

150 GME programs

  • 84 accredited programs
  • 16 other accrediting bodies
  • 26 non-accredited programs
  • 24 inactive programs

21 different specialties (based on ACGME breakdown of specialties)

Faculty

3,370 faculty members

  • 1,081 full-time faculty
  • 971 affiliated faculty
  • 1,318 adjunct faculty

Research

  • $183,550,032 in sponsored research projects for FY2014
  • 32nd in NIH research for 2015 (Blue Ridge Institute)

MD and MD/PhD Alumni

17,703 total
12,564 living 
6,831 living in Minnesota
6,805 living in Minnesota, not retired

Trainee Alumni

14,248 total
11,471 resident alumni
2,777 fellow alumni