Weill Cornell Medical College Rankings

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#3335 of 14,131 In the World
#938 of 2,597 In North America
#870 of 2,496 In the United States
#84 of 221 In New York State
#31 of 92 In New York City

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Male:Female Ratio
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree

Weill Cornell Medical College Acceptance rate and admissions statistics

We've calculated the 12% acceptance rate for Weill Cornell Medical College based on the ratio of admissions to applications and other circumstantial enrollment data. Treat this information as a rough guide and not as a definitive measure of your chances of admission. Different programs may have significantly varying admissions rates.

70 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

6 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Enrollment demographics by race or ethnicity

White 450 (34%)
Asian 282 (21%)
Nonresident Alien 264 (20%)
Hispanic 145 (11%)
Black or African American 89 (7%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown 60 (5%)
Two or more races 34 (3%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander 1 (0.1%)
American Indian or Alaska Native 1 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Tuition and fees

Tuition in-district $31,806
Tuition in-state $31,806
Tuition out-of-state $31,806
Fee in-district $10,380
Fee in-state $10,380
Fee out-of-state $10,380

Room and board costs

Dormitory capacity 726
Room charge $11,351

Weill Cornell Medical College majors

Weill Cornell Medical College has granted 211 master's across 8 programs and 197 doctorate degrees across 8 programs. Below is a table with majors that lead to degrees at Weill Cornell Medical College.

Major Master Doctoral
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other 132
Medicine 118
Physician Assistant 57
Physiology, General 1 20
Pharmacology 1 19
Neuroscience 12
Biochemistry 1 10
Epidemiology 9
Immunology 9
Computational Biology 8
Cell Biology and Anatomy 7
Biomedical Sciences, General 2
Molecular Biology 2
Grand Total 211 197

Weill Cornell Medical College alumni

  1. Anthony Fauci

    Anthony Fauci
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    1940-.. (age 84)
    Enrolled in Weill Cornell Medical College
    1962-1966 graduated with Doctor of Medicine

    Anthony Stephen Fauci is an American physician-scientist and immunologist who served as the director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) from 1984 to 2022, and the chief medical advisor to the president from 2021 to 2022. Fauci was one of the world's most frequently cited scientists across all scientific journals from 1983 to 2002. In 2008, President George W. Bush awarded him the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the highest civilian award in the United States, for his work on the AIDS relief program PEPFAR.

  2. Mae Jemison

    Mae Jemison
    Born in
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    1956-.. (age 68)
    Enrolled in Weill Cornell Medical College
    In 1981 graduated with Doctor of Medicine
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    Mae Carol Jemison is an American engineer, physician, and former NASA astronaut. She became the first African-American woman to travel into space when she served as a mission specialist aboard the Space Shuttle Endeavour in 1992. Jemison joined NASA's astronaut corps in 1987 and was selected to serve for the STS-47 mission, during which the Endeavour orbited the Earth for nearly eight days on September 12–20, 1992.

  3. Ruth Westheimer

    Ruth Westheimer
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    1928-.. (age 96)
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    Karola Ruth Westheimer, better known as Dr. Ruth, is a German-American sex therapist, talk show host, author, professor, and Holocaust survivor.

  4. Steve Pieczenik

    Steve Pieczenik
    Born in
    Cuba Flag Cuba
    1943-.. (age 81)
    novelistpsychiatristwriterscience fiction writer

    Steve R. Pieczenik is a Cuban-American psychiatrist, author, publisher, and conspiracy theorist. In 1976, he was made Deputy Assistant Secretary of State under Henry Kissinger, Cyrus Vance and James Baker.He was later a consultant of the United States Department of State.

All 49 notable alumni

General info

Alternative names Joan and Sanford I.Weill Medical College of Cornell University
Cornell Medical College
Cornell Medical Campus
Weill Medical College
Total FTE staff 8,452
Carnegie classification Special Focus Four-Year: Medical Schools & Centers

Location and contacts

Address 1300 York Avenue
New York, New York, 10065
United States
City population 8,804,000
Phone 2127461050