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 5 in the nation for primary care and 16 for research. The College is ranked 21 in funding from the National Institutes of Health and ranked 12 in the world on the Nature Innovation Index.
Baylor College of Medicine is committed to recruiting and retaining outstanding students, trainees, faculty and staff from diverse backgrounds by providing a welcoming, supportive learning environment for all members of the Baylor community.
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