rOSS and PENNSYLVANIA: facts and figures

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

Pennsylvania by the Numbers

  • About 2% of Ross students currently enrolled are from Pennsylvania.
  • According to the 2015 AAMC Physician Databook, 23% of Pennsylvania’s active physicians graduated from an international medical school, ranking it 17th in the US.

Meet a Ross Student with Pennsylvania Roots

    This student was awarded Ross' Community Health Leadership Scholarship in 2015. She earned a bachelor's degree from Drexel University and a master's degree from Drexel University College of Medicine.
Scholarship recipient

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

Residency Information

In 2016, 786 current and former Ross graduates earned residencies throughout the United States. More than 35 Ross students earned residency positions at Pennsylvania hospitals/teaching facilities, including:

  • Albert Einstein Medical Center
  • Crozer-Chester Medical Center
  • Drexel University College of Medicine/Hahnemann University Hospital
  • Hershey Medical Center/Penn State
  • St. Luke's University Hospital-Bethlehem
  • University of Pittsburgh Medical Center/Mercy

Where Do Our Pennsylvania Students Come From?

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

  • Pennsylvania State University (University Park)
  • Temple University
  • Drexel University
  • University of Pittsburgh
  • University of Pennsylvania

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