Mayo Clinic School of Medicine enrolls a select class of medical students each year. Our students are high-achieving women and men from all over the world who possess superior academic credentials, leadership characteristics and a sincere dedication to service.

Each entering class at Mayo Clinic School of Medicine is composed of 42 M.D. Program students, up to six M.D.-Ph.D. Program students, and two students who are admitted to the six-year combined M.D.-O.M.S. Program (oral and maxillofacial surgery).

Programs that combine the M.D. degree with a master's in public health (M.P.H.) or a Master of Science in clinical research are also available.

The goal of all Mayo Clinic School of Medicine programs is to enroll outstanding students who have demonstrated an aptitude in the sciences and a deep desire to serve others through medicine.

Mayo Clinic is an independent, degree-granting institution accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, and the Liaison Committee on Medical Education.

Graduate outcomes

Mayo Clinic School of Medicine graduates will be:

  • Outstanding scholarly clinicians, scientists and educators who place the needs of the patient first
  • Compassionate physicians who value diversity and work toward social responsibility
  • Effective leaders and members of interdisciplinary teams who improve the processes and outcomes of health care
  • Promoters of wellness in themselves, their patients and their communities
  • Creative thinkers who translate discovery into practice and advance medicine through innovation and education
July 16, 2018