rOSS and TEXAS: facts and figures

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

Texas by the Numbers

  • About 7% of Ross students currently enrolled are from Texas.
  • According to the 2015 AAMC Physician Databook, 25% of Texas’s active physicians graduated from an international medical school, ranking it 12th in the US.

Meet Some Ross Grads in Texas

    This grad was named a 2016 Fellow of the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA), recognizing his professional excellence and significant service to the profession.
DR. NIKHIL BHAYANI, MD ('03)
Chair, Dept. of Adult Medicine at Texas Health Resources Arlington Memorial Hospital

  "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."
DR. JASON CHEN, MD ('13)
Surgical pathology fellow at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, starting summer 2017
  This grad co-founded MAJI 4 Life, a nonprofit organization which provides clean water to resource-limited areas in Kenya.
DR. SHERRI ONYIEGO, MD ('05)
Medical Director of San Jose Clinic and Asst. Professor, Baylor College of Medicine
 

Residency Information

In 2016, 786 current and former Ross graduates earned residencies throughout the United States. More than 20 Ross students earned residency positions at Texas hospitals/teaching facilities, including:

  • Baylor College of Medicine - Houston
  • Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine/Scott & White
  • Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Affil-El Paso
  • University of Texas at Austin/Dell Medical School
  • University of Texas Medical Branch - Galveston

Where Do Our Texas Students Come From?

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

  • University of Texas at Austin
  • University of Houston
  • Baylor University
  • Texas A&M University
  • University of Texas at Arlington

Meet These Ross Students From Texas Who Earned Scholarships

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