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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.


Residency Information

In 2017, 660 Current and former Ross graduates attained residencies in 15 disciplines. More than 50 Ross students earned residency positions at Ohio hospitals/teaching facilities, including:

  • Case Western University
  • Mount Carmel Health System
  • Ohio State University Medical Center
  • University of Toledo
  • Western Reserve Health Education
  • Wright State University


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

Meet Some Ross Grads in Ohio


    Emergency medicine physician in Toledo, OH

    "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."

  • DR. JASON LESTER, MD ('06)

    Attending physician & asst. medical director, Dept. of Emergency Medicine at Mercy St. Charles, Oregon, 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."

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