rOSS and OHIO: facts and figures

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

Ohio by the Numbers

  • About 2% of Ross students currently enrolled are from Ohio.
  • According to the 2015 AAMC Physician Databook, 25% of Ohio’s active physicians graduated from an international medical school, ranking it 13th in the US.

Meet Some Ross Grads in Ohio

    "The most important reasons I chose to attend [Ross] were the school's reputation, 50-state approval, and the provision of federal loans. These factors are so important when looking at Caribbean schools."
Emergency medicine physician in Toledo, OH

  "I have zero regrets about my choice and see tons of Ross students rotate and succeed with the programs I work at and have worked at."
Attending physician & asst. medical director, Dept. of Emergency Medicine at Mercy St. Charles, Oregon, OH
For more testimonials from Ross graduates, check out our Alumni Profiles.

Residency Information

In 2016, 786 current and former Ross graduates earned residencies throughout the United States. More than 50 Ross students earned residency positions at Ohio hospitals/teaching facilities, including:

  • Case Western Reserve University/MetroHealth Medical Center (Pediatrics)
  • Grant Medical Center (Family Medicine)
  • University of Toledo (Anesthesiology)
  • Western Reserve Health Education (Internal Medicine)
  • Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine (Emergency Medicine)

Ross Clinical Affiliates in Ohio

Where Do Our Ohio Students Come From?

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

  • The Ohio State University
  • Kent State University
  • University of Toledo
  • University of Akron
  • University of Cincinnati

Did You Know?

In 2015, a Ross graduate earned an ophthalmology residency at The Ohio State University. Ophthalmology is widely recognized as one of the most competitive residency specialties.

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