Clinical experiences are critical to the education and, ultimately, the career you want. Our location in the world's largest medical complex and affiliations with renowned hospitals and clinics as well as additional training sites throughout Texas ensure that our students, residents and fellows are exposed to patients with a range of health issues in persons of all ages and socioeconomic strata.
Houston is the most diverse large metropolitan area in the U.S. The city is home to over 500 institutions devoted to performing and visual arts, history and science, 350 parks and more than 10,000 restaurants. With a cost of living 25.9 percent below the average for the 20 most populous U.S. cities, America’s fourth largest city is a great place to live, work and play. Find out why.
The U.S. News Short List cites Baylor as the least expensive private medical school. The School of Medicine is ranked 4 in the nation for primary care and 22 for research. The School is also ranked among the top in the nation in all six specialties ranked by U.S. News & World Report. The College is ranked 20 in the nation and 1 in Texas in funding from the National Institutes of Health and ranked 12 in the world on the Nature Innovation Index.
The 2018 School of Medicine White Coat Ceremony at Baylor College of Medicine honoring the class of 2022 was held Friday, Aug. 10 at the Bayou City Event Center. This year's class includes 186 students representing 19 states and 59 undergraduate institutions.
Baylor has a great academic reputation, but the culture is what hooked me. It's a place where collaboration is more than a buzzword, and every level of the institution places a high value on education and opportunities for students.
- Timothy Dale, M.D. Student