Meharry Medical College: Statistics

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Rank Ranking
#1963 of 14,131 In the World
#561 of 2,597 In North America
#512 of 2,496 In the United States
#11 of 56 In Tennessee
#3 of 12 In Nashville
#606 of 1,027 For Gerontology

Quick Review

Religion
United Methodist
Acceptance rate
5%
Graduates
944
Male:Female Ratio
38:62
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree
Website
www.mmc.edu

Meharry Medical College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Black or African American 822 (87%)
White 58 (6%)
Asian 38 (4%)
Hispanic 21 (2%)
American Indian or Alaska Native 3 (0.3%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Tuition and fees

Graduates
Tuition in-district $27,195
Tuition in-state $27,195
Tuition out-of-state $27,195
Fee in-district $4,359
Fee in-state $4,359
Fee out-of-state $4,359

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity 275
Room charge $7,500

Meharry Medical College Majors

Major Master's Doctoral
Medicine 88
Health Services & Allied Health & Health Sciences, General 86
Dentistry 54
Public Health, General 26
Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other 7
Grand Total 112 149

Publications & Citations

Publications
2,803
Citations
86,072

Publication / Citation count by topic

Medicine
1,683 / 48,165
Biology
1,215 / 38,638
Oncology and Cancer research
361 / 9,315
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
339 / 10,888
Chemistry
270 / 8,898
Demography
235 / 8,950
Biochemistry
227 / 7,362
Molecular Biology
209 / 7,219
Psychology
188 / 7,234
Immunology
179 / 5,982
Public Health
150 / 5,534
Health Science
146 / 2,475
Gerontology
128 / 7,460
Computer Science
122 / 3,418
Surgery
119 / 3,267
Pathology
118 / 2,436
Family medicine
117 / 1,271
Healthcare Management (MHA)
107 / 3,878
Pharmacology
97 / 2,764
Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB-GYN)
81 / 4,834
Genetics
79 / 4,528
Epidemiology
78 / 5,941
Microbiology
74 / 2,224
Virology
72 / 3,180
Psychiatry
69 / 1,992
Bioinformatics and Computational biology
61 / 1,500
Pediatrics
57 / 3,443
Gastroenterology and Hepatology
52 / 707
Physical Therapy
51 / 682
Nursing
50 / 946
Cardiology
49 / 864
Business
47 / 830
Critical Care Nursing
47 / 878
Neuroscience
46 / 1,438
Anatomy and Physiology
43 / 899
Clinical Psychology
41 / 1,475
Physics
36 / 396
Anesthesiology
28 / 668
Environmental Science
26 / 1,219
Occupational Safety and Health
24 / 558

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 45 293
1992 38 304
1993 34 295
1994 32 342
1995 50 405
1996 46 421
1997 44 546
1998 44 777
1999 39 865
2000 50 1014
2001 46 1159
2002 63 1374
2003 68 1466
2004 59 1642
2005 57 1979
2006 75 2184
2007 75 2297
2008 94 2662
2009 109 2955
2010 152 3343
2011 146 4085
2012 165 4869
2013 169 5384
2014 171 5620
2015 158 5850
2016 145 5741
2017 145 6264
2018 153 5951
2019 148 7189
2020 167 8726
2021 206 9813

Meharry Medical College alumni

  1. Hastings Banda

    Hastings Banda
    Born in
    Malawi Flag Malawi
    Years
    1898-1997 (aged 99)
    Occupations
    politiciandiplomatphysician
    Biography

    Hastings Kamuzu Banda was the prime minister and later president of Malawi from 1964 to 1994 (for the first year of his rule as it achieved independence in 1964, Malawi was the British protectorate of Nyasaland). In 1966, the country became a republic and he became president. His rule has been characterized as a "highly repressive autocracy."

  2. Audrey F. Manley

    Audrey F. Manley
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1934-.. (age 88)
    Occupations
    pediatricianacademic administrator
    Biography

    Audrey Forbes Manley is an American pediatrician and public health administrator. Manley was the first African-American woman appointed as chief resident at Cook County Children's Hospital in Chicago (1962). Manley was the first to achieve the rank of Assistant Surgeon General (Rear Admiral) in 1988 and later served as the eighth president of Spelman College.

  3. Dorothy Lavinia Brown

    Dorothy Lavinia Brown
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1919-2004 (aged 85)
    Enrolled in Meharry Medical College
    In 1948 graduated with Doctor of Medicine
    Occupations
    politiciansurgeonwriterteacher
    Biography

    Dorothy Lavinia Brown, also known as "Dr. D.", was an African-American surgeon, legislator, and teacher. She was the first female surgeon of African-American ancestry from the Southeastern United States. She was also the first African American female to serve in the Tennessee General Assembly as she was elected to the Tennessee House of Representatives. While serving in the House of Representatives, Brown fought for women's rights and for the rights of people of color.

  4. Emerson Emory

    Emerson Emory
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1925-2003 (aged 78)
    Occupations
    psychiatristphysician
    Biography

    Emerson Emory was an American internist and psychiatrist from Dallas, Texas. Aspiring to be a doctor from an early age, he attended Prairie View State Normal and Industrial College before serving in the Quartermaster Corps of the United States Army during World War II. After studying at Lincoln University in Pennsylvania and Meharry Medical College in Nashville, Tennessee, Emory conducted his residency at St. Paul's Hospital, which was the first major hospital in Dallas to grant staff privileges to African American doctors.

General info

Alternative names MMC
Founded 1876
Academic Calendar Semesters
Total FTE staff 829
Carnegie Classification Special Focus Four-Year: Medical Schools & Centers

Location and Contacts

Address 1005 DB Todd Blvd.
Nashville, Tennessee, 37208
United States
City population 668,000
Phone 6153276111
Fax +1 (615) 327 6228

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