Each year, Ross University School of Medicine welcomes students from states across the US, including Georgia, to medical school. Take a look at the facts and figures below to learn about how Ross connects with your home state.
GEORGIA BY THE NUMBERS
- 4.02% of RUSM students currently enrolled are from Georgia.
- According to the 2019 AAMC State Physician Workforce Data Report, 22.5% of Georgia’s active physicians graduated from an international medical school, ranking it 19th in the US.
Med Schools Residency Georgia
As of 4/16/2020, 585 Current and former Ross graduates attained residencies in 24 disciplines. That same year, more than 30 Ross students earned residency positions at Georgia hospitals/teaching facilities, including:
- Emory University School of Medicine
- Medical College of Georgia (MCG)
- Atlanta Medical Center
- Northeast Georgia Medical
- Floyd Medical Center
- Augusta University / University of Georgia Medical Partnership
WHERE DO OUR GEORGIA STUDENTS COME FROM?
From which schools did most of our Georgia-area students graduate? See the top five below.
- University of Georgia (15.52%)
- Georgia State University (13.79%)
- Kennesaw State University (5.17%)
- Georgia Southern University (4.31%)
- Emory University (4.31%)
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