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Ross University School of Medicine Information
Ross University School of Medicine, founded in 1978, is committed to educating a diverse group of skilled physicians to serve as leaders in the US healthcare system. Ross has more than 15,000+ alumni who are practicing all over the United States and Canada.
Ross University School of Medicine Facts
The mission of Ross University School of Medicine is to prepare highly dedicated students to become competent and caring physicians. We do this by focusing on imparting the knowledge, skills, and values required for our students to establish a successful and satisfying career as a physician.
Ross is also proud to fulfill a social mission by educating doctors who practice primary care, work in medically underserved areas, and are more representative overall of the communities in which they serve.
Barbados, West Indies
Basic Sciences Campus
Miramar, Florida, USA
Office of the Dean and other Administrative Offices
Note: Core clinical clerkships are located at US-affiliated teaching hospitals.
Students earn a Doctor of Medicine (MD) degree upon successfully completing the basic sciences curriculum on the campus in Barbados, followed by core and elective clinical rotations at affiliated teaching hospitals in the United States. There are options to complete rotations in Canada.
Ross is accredited by the Caribbean Accreditation Authority for Education in Medicine and Other Health Professions (CAAM-HP).
Graduates are eligible for licensure to practice throughout the entire United States, Canada, and Puerto Rico.
Ross enrolls three new student cohorts each year, in September, January, and May. Ross selects candidates on the basis of undergraduate academic achievement, performance on the Medical College Admissions Test, additional life experience, and general maturity, readiness, and dedication to success in medical school
More than 45 members of faculty are full-time, all of whom have a MD, PhD, or equivalent.
Ross is part of Adtalem Global Education (NYSE: ATGE). A Board of Trustees, including the Former Surgeon General to the United States Richard Carmona, provides oversight.
You can find our tuition & fees schedule here.