American Indian aka Alaska native medical school applicants will definitely want to review the schools listed below.
Getting into medical school is hard enough as it is. But life just got ten times better for you today.
You are not getting access to the top colleges producing the highest number of American Indian/Alaska native applicants.
So if you're in high school and this matches your racial/ethnic background be sure to put these schools on your list as a premed student.
The percentage is included allowing you to put everything into perspective in regards to the total number of premedical students at a particular school, allowing for easier comparison between colleges/universities.
I want to remind you this listing should not be the sole factor in deciding where to attend college, there are a number of factors you will want to consider when applying to college.
The total number of American Indian/Alaska native applicants with their percentage out of all students who are applying to medical school from the particular college/university:
|Undergraduate Institution||Amer. Indian or Alaska Applicants from Institution||Total Applicants from Institution||% of All Amer. Indian or Alaska Native Applicants to U.S. Med Schools|
|Univ. of Oklahoma Norman Campus – Norman, OK||21||243||3.8|
|Univ. of New Mexico Main Campus – Albuquerque, NM||14||206||2.5|
|Univ. Arizona – Tuscon, AZ||13||406||2.4|
|Oklahoma Univ. Main Campus – Stillwater, OK||12||76||2.2|
|Univ. California Berkeley – Berkeley, CA||10||819||1.8|
|Univ. of Florida – Gainesville, FL||10||854||1.8|
|University of Texas – Austin, TX||10||756||1.8|
|Brigham Young University – Provo, UT||8||426||1.4|
|Univ. California Davis, Davis, CA||8||469||1.4|
|Dartmouth College – Hanover, NH||7||156||1.3|
|The Univ. of Alabama – Tuscaloosa, AL||6||225||1.1|
|Univ. of Michigan –Ann Arbor, MI||6||781||1.1|
|Univ. of North Carolina – Chapel Hill, NC||6||453||1.1|
|Univ. of Wisconsin – Madison, WI||6||439||1.1|
|Vanderbilt University - Nashville, TN||6||280||1.1|
|Harvard University – Cambridge, MA||5||265||0.9|
|Stanford University – Stanford, CA||5||294||0.9|
|The Ohio State University – Columbus, OH||5||502||0.9|
|University of Tulsa – Tulsa, OK||5||34||0.9|
|University of Washington – Seattle, WA||5||471||0.9|
If you're an American Indian or Alaska Native be sure to apply to these schools coming out of high school because they will give you your best shot of getting into medical school.
Obviously, you want to apply to the schools at the top of the list because they have the highest number and percentage of applicants matching your background.
I do encourage you to attend the college you are most interested in regardless of whether you have a desire to go to medical school or not. You want to be happy where you go to college especially if you decide that maybe premed is not for you because it does happen.Home › American Indian