Baylor College of Medicine is a top-ranked school with access to the resources of the world’s largest health science center, in an exciting and affordable city, with diverse faculty and students who are supportive and service-oriented, and all at a cost that will leave you in less debt than other schools.
Record of Success
In 2017, 100 percent of Baylor students passed the first time they took the USLME Step 1 exam (compared to 96 percent national average first-time pass rate).
While the USMLE Step 1 National average score was 229, Baylor Students scored an average 245.
Our students have consistently performed above national averages since the USLME Step 1 was first offered in 1993.
Upon graduation, our students have a proven track record of being accepted to one of their top three choices for residency training. View 2018 Match Day by the Numbers.
Together we will transform your dreams into your future.
"The most important factor that led me to choose Baylor College of Medicine was that I felt the faculty and students were really supportive." - Amanda Broderick, M.D. Student
Graduate with Less Debt
Average Debt Baylor College of Medicine: $108,136
Average Debt Private Medical Schools: $203,201
Average Debt Public Medical Schools: $180,610
(Source: AAMC Debt, Costs and Loan Repayment Fact Card 2016)
U.S. News & World Report, in which Baylor is ranked 16 for research and 5 for primary care, lists the College as the least expensive private medical school in the country.
"The best surprise for me was how welcoming the student body and faculty are. The Peer Resource Network gives us a community of students to connect with right away and contacts with students in other classes who we can feel comfortable going to for guidance. The faculty members are very open to student input and respect our opinions." - Mary Caroline Robichaux, M.D. Student
Foundation for Success
Baylor's accelerated, integrated approach to teaching the core scientific concepts that underlie medicine and our exceptionally diverse clinical training opportunities combine to create a curriculum that prepares our students for success.
Here, you’ll learn how to keep up with, understand, and take advantage of ever-changing information, work in multidisciplinary teams, and interact effectively and compassionately with diverse populations.