Pennsylvania State University - College of Medicine: Statistics

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Rank Ranking
#1555 of 14,131 In the World
#448 of 2,597 In North America
#403 of 2,496 In the United States
#22 of 155 In Pennsylvania
#116 of 1,025 For Cosmetology
Top50% For 47 other topics

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
70%
Control
Public
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree
Website
med.psu.edu

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Tuition and fees

Graduates
Tuition in-district $23,424
Tuition in-state $23,424
Tuition out-of-state $39,216
Fee in-district $576
Fee in-state $576
Fee out-of-state $576

Publications & Citations

Publications
11,099
Citations
379,329

Publication / Citation count by topic

Medicine
8,251 / 241,354
Biology
3,156 / 159,290
Surgery
1,644 / 54,475
Oncology and Cancer research
944 / 30,803
Health Science
848 / 19,784
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
756 / 26,208
Pathology
738 / 27,433
Chemistry
679 / 40,994
Anesthesiology
653 / 24,257
Cardiology
610 / 16,496
Psychology
584 / 33,187
Radiology and Nuclear medicine
580 / 9,468
Biochemistry
552 / 36,274
Molecular Biology
472 / 26,797
Computer Science
468 / 27,166
Immunology
467 / 20,398
Demography
433 / 18,364
Critical Care Nursing
425 / 11,466
Anatomy and Physiology
363 / 18,720
Gastroenterology and Hepatology
331 / 13,632
Physical Therapy
329 / 9,788
Pediatrics
305 / 7,200
Paramedicine and Emergency medicine
301 / 4,570
Dermatology
281 / 7,924
Microbiology
258 / 15,028
Family medicine
256 / 4,522
Radiation Therapy
249 / 13,027
Physics
238 / 7,862
Engineering
236 / 7,562
Virology
210 / 14,108
Healthcare Management (MHA)
208 / 4,276
Pharmacology
206 / 8,044
Neuroscience
179 / 20,055
Business
176 / 2,827
Genetics
150 / 8,866
Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB-GYN)
144 / 4,867
Urology
144 / 8,210
Public Health
137 / 4,587
Psychiatry
137 / 4,264
Bioinformatics and Computational biology
133 / 3,290

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 187 4794
1992 213 5032
1993 200 5140
1994 250 5250
1995 228 5972
1996 235 6441
1997 210 7001
1998 207 7883
1999 184 8742
2000 200 9164
2001 187 9599
2002 203 10116
2003 196 10771
2004 223 11812
2005 208 12364
2006 243 12845
2007 280 13556
2008 316 14529
2009 349 15340
2010 374 15665
2011 444 17833
2012 475 19240
2013 529 20036
2014 604 20966
2015 660 22163
2016 682 20644
2017 684 22081
2018 685 20704
2019 807 23385
2020 848 29009
2021 888 33438

Notable alumni

  1. Deborah L. Birx

    Deborah L. Birx
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1956-.. (age 66)
    Enrolled in the Pennsylvania State University - College of Medicine
    In 1980 graduated with Doctor of Medicine
    Occupations
    immunologistsoldierdiplomatphysician
    Biography

    Deborah Leah Birx is an American physician and diplomat who served as the White House Coronavirus Response Coordinator under President Donald Trump from 2020 to 2021. Birx specializes in HIV/AIDS immunology, vaccine research, and global health. Starting in 2014, she oversaw the implementation of the President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) program to support HIV/AIDS treatment and prevention programs in 65 countries. From 2014-2020, Birx was the United States global AIDS coordinator for presidents Barack Obama and Donald Trump and served as the United States special representative for global health diplomacy between 2015 and 2021. Birx was part of the White House Coronavirus Task Force from February 2020 to January 2021. In March 2021, Birx joined ActivePure Technology as Chief Medical and Science Advisor.

General info

Alternative names Penn State
PSMSHMC
Founded 1967
Motto Vincat Scientia Morbos
Let Knowledge Conquer Disease
Academic Calendar Semesters
Carnegie Classification Special Focus Four-Year: Medical Schools & Centers

Location and Contacts

Address 500 University Drive
Hershey, Pennsylvania, 17033-2360
United States
City population 14,000
Phone 7175318563

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