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Education at Mayo Clinic

Mayo Clinic supports five schools, which together with Mayo's extensive research programs comprise Mayo Clinic College of Medicine.

Programs range from allied health sciences education, through undergraduate, graduate and postgraduate medical and scientific education, to continuing medical education.

More than 3,500 medical, research and health sciences students, residents and fellows annually participate in Mayo Clinic College of Medicine education programs.

  • Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education

    Residency and fellowship programs
    The oldest of Mayo's five schools, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education has trained more than 18,000 alumni in virtually all medical specialties since 1915.

    Residents and fellows: 1,483
    Current Alumni: 19,000

  • Mayo Graduate School

    Ph.D., M.D.-Ph.D. and master's degrees in biomedical sciences
    Mayo Graduate School has granted more than 400 graduate degrees in eight scientific disciplines since 1917.

    Predoctoral students: 265

  • Mayo Medical School

    M.D., M.D.-Ph.D. and M.D.-O.M.S. programs
    Mayo Medical School has trained and graduated more than 1,000 students since 1972.

    Medical students: 186
    Visiting medical student clerks from other schools: 400

  • Mayo School of Health Sciences

    Sixty allied health sciences career programs
    Established in 1973, Mayo School of Health Sciences offers 60 programs in 32 allied health sciences professions.

    Health sciences students enrolled annually: 1,563

  • Mayo School of Continuing Medical Education

    Mayo School of Continuing Medical Education formally became a school in 1996. It offers more than 275 courses and 6,500 hours of continuing medical education each year.

  • Education Funding Sources (in millions)
    Extramural funding: $393
    Mayo funds: $397
    Total: $790
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