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Top Pennsylvania Medical Schools Comparison

There are 7 LCME-accredited Medical Schools in Pennsylvania. Of those schools, the top 5 schools present in the following table. The schools are ranked based on test scores, tuition, bar pass rate, and employment statistics. You can search all Medical Schools in Pennsylvania at Pennsylvania Medical School search page.
  • Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania's tuition is the most expensive ($69,263) and Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine's tuition is the lowest ($52,482).
  • Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine has the lowest acceptance rate of 1.17%) and Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University has the highest rate of 2.34%).
  • Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania has the highest MCAT score of 521 and Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine has the lowest score of 511.
  • Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania has the highest GPA of 3.89 and Drexel University College of Medicine has the lowest GPA of 3.64.
  • Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University is the largest school with 1,157 enrolled students and Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine is the smallest school with 669 students.
  • Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania is the oldest school founded in 1765 and Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine is the most recently founded in 1963.
  • Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania requires the most expensive application fees of $100.
Founded
1765
Tuition & Costs
$69,263 tuition & fees
$23,230 Living Costs
$2,260 Personal Expenses
MCAT Scores and GPA
521 MCAT Scores
3.89 GPA
Admission
2.13% Acceptance Rate
6,346 Applicants
149 Enrolled
Enrollment
780 Total Enrollment
380 Male Students
379Female Students
Prerequisites
English
Biology
Chemistry
Physics and Mathematics
Behavioral Disciplines
Application Fees
$100
Application deadline
2023-10-15
Founded
1883
Tuition & Costs
$62,600 ($60,298 in-state)
$22,724 Living Costs
MCAT Scores and GPA
517 MCAT Scores
3.75 GPA
Admission
1.84% Acceptance Rate
8,392 Applicants
295 Admitted or Interviewed
153 Enrolled
Enrollment
711 Total Enrollment
306 Male Students
397Female Students
Prerequisites
Biology
Chemistry
Organic Chemistry
physics
Biochemistry
English
Statistics
Application Fees
$100
Application deadline
2023-11-15
Founded
1824
Tuition & Costs
$61,270 tuition & fees
$22,381 Living Costs
MCAT Scores and GPA
514 MCAT Scores
3.71 GPA
Admission
2.34% Acceptance Rate
11,089 Applicants
800 Admitted or Interviewed
272 Enrolled
Enrollment
1,157 Total Enrollment
571 Male Students
595Female Students
Prerequisites
biology
Chemistry
physics
Application Fees
$80
Application deadline
2023-11-15
Founded
1901
Tuition & Costs
$58,761 ($55,483 in-state)
$21,852 Living Costs
MCAT Scores and GPA
512 MCAT Scores
3.75 GPA
Admission
1.50% Acceptance Rate
12,756 Applicants
218 Enrolled
Enrollment
873 Total Enrollment
390 Male Students
488Female Students
Prerequisites
Biology
Chemistry
Organic chemistry
physics
Biochemistry
Psychology and Sociology.
Application Fees
$100
Application deadline
2023-12-15
Drexel University College of Medicine

Drexel University College of Medicine

Private • Philadelphia, PA
Founded
1848
Tuition & Costs
$64,405 tuition & fees
$22,950 Living Costs
$2,310 Personal Expenses
MCAT Scores and GPA
512 MCAT Scores
3.64 GPA
Admission
1.82% Acceptance Rate
15,980 Applicants
304 Enrolled
Enrollment
1,130 Total Enrollment
523 Male Students
654Female Students
Prerequisites
biology
Chemistry
physics
Statistics and probability
English
Behavioral and social sciences
Application Fees
$100
Application deadline
2023-12-01
Founded
1963
Tuition & Costs
$52,482 tuition & fees
$22,804 Living Costs
MCAT Scores and GPA
511 MCAT Scores
3.77 GPA
Admission
1.17% Acceptance Rate
11,365 Applicants
752 Admitted or Interviewed
150 Enrolled
Enrollment
669 Total Enrollment
268 Male Students
392Female Students
Prerequisites
Biological and Biochemical Science
Chemical and Physical Science
Psychological, Social and Biological Science
Application Fees
$90
Application deadline
2023-11-15