rOSS and NEW YORK: facts and figures

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Each year, Ross University School of Medicine welcomes students from states across the US, including New York, to medical school. Take a look at the facts and figures below to learn about how Ross connects with your home state.

New York by the Numbers

  • About 8% of Ross students currently enrolled are from New York.
  • According to the 2015 AAMC Physician Databook, 37% of New York’s active physicians graduated from an international medical school, ranking New York 2nd in the US in this category.   

Meet Some Ross Grads in New York

    "I felt very prepared during my clinical training. And, when I actually went to residency I knew everything I needed to know."
DR. MARILYN NEDUMCHERIL, MD ('12)
Fourth-year pathology resident at Columbia University Medical Center, NY

  This former PharmD student realized his true passion was medicine. He went to Ross, served as Chief Resident in anesthesiology at New York Medical College, and earned a prestigious fellowship.
DR. DIPAN PATEL, MD ('12)
Pain fellow at New York University (NYU) Langone Medical Center

  "Now I'm doing what I feel like I always wanted to do. And I couldn't have done it without Ross."
DR. KENDRA CAMPBELL, MD ('10)
Assistant director, Comprehensive Psychiatric Emergency Program (CPEP) at New York-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center

For more testimonials from Ross graduates, check out our Alumni Profiles.


Ross Clinical Affiliates in and Around 
New Jersey

  • BQNJ Track: Includes Hoboken University Medical Center (NJ), St. John's Episcopal Hospital (NY), and Brookdale University Hospital Medical Center (NY). Learn more.
  • Jamaica Hospital Center, Jamaica
  • JFK Track: Includes South Nassau Communities Hospital and St. John's Episcopal Hospital
  • St. John’s Episcopal Hospital, Far Rockaway
  • Full list of Ross Clinical Affiliates

Residency Information

In 2016, 786 current and former Ross graduates earned residencies throughout the United States. More than 130 Ross students earned residency positions at New York hospitals/teaching facilities, including:

  • Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine (General Surgery)
  • New York Medical College/St. Joseph's Medical Center (Family Medicine)
  • Stony Brook Teaching Hospital (Pediatrics)
  • SUNY Health Science Center at Brooklyn/Downstate (Internal Medicine)
  • SUNY Upstate Medical University (Neurological Surgery)
  • University at Buffalo (Psychiatry)

Where Do Our New York Students Come From?

From which schools did most of our New York-area students graduate? See the top five below.

  • Stony Brook University (SUNY)
  • SUNY at Binghamton
  • Cornell University
  • Hunter College of CUNY
  • New York University

Approvals and/or Accreditations

  • The New York State Education Department has approved the program of medical education at Ross that seeks and places students in long-term clinical clerkships in affiliated hospitals in New York State.
  • For more information, visit the Accreditation & Approvals page.

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