Weill Cornell Medical College Rankings

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#3247 of 14,131 In the World
#930 of 2,597 In North America
#862 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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Acceptance rate
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.

129 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

2 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Enrollment demographics by race or ethnicity

White 490 (36%)
Asian 297 (22%)
Nonresident Alien 244 (18%)
Hispanic 137 (10%)
Black or African American 99 (7%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown 65 (5%)
Two or more races 33 (2%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander 3 (0.2%)
American Indian or Alaska Native 2 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Tuition and fees

Tuition in-district $30,880
Tuition in-state $30,880
Tuition out-of-state $30,880
Fee in-district $10,132
Fee in-state $10,132
Fee out-of-state $10,132

Room and board costs

Dormitory capacity 726
Room charge $11,351

Weill Cornell Medical College majors

Weill Cornell Medical College has granted 194 master's across 6 programs and 153 doctorate degrees across 7 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 125
Medicine 90
Physician Assistant 46
Physiology, General 17
Cell Biology and Anatomy 15
Epidemiology 14
Pharmacology 1 11
Neuroscience 1 9
Computational Biology 7
Immunology 6
Molecular Biology 5
Grand Total 194 153

Weill Cornell Medical College alumni

  1. Anthony Fauci

    Anthony Fauci
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    1940-.. (age 83)
    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.

  2. Mae Jemison

    Mae Jemison
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    1956-.. (age 67)
    Enrolled in Weill Cornell Medical College
    In 1981 graduated with Doctor of Medicine

    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
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    1928-.. (age 95)
    sex educatorradio personalitytelevision presentertelevision actorvoice actor

    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 80)
    novelistscience fiction writerwriterpsychiatrist

    Steve R. Pieczenik is a Cuban-American psychiatrist, author, publisher, and conspiracy theorist,. He is a former consultant of the United States Department of State.

All 47 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 7,843
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