Penn State College of Medicine

country rank  737
world rank  2339

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University Overview

Founded in 1967, Penn State College of Medicine is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the medium-sized town of Hershey (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), Pennsylvania. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, Penn State College of Medicine (PSMSHMC) is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: 500-999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Penn State College of Medicine (PSMSHMC) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 52 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 80-90% making this US higher education organization a least selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Acronym PSMSHMC
Founded 1967
Motto Vincat Scientia Morbos
Let Knowledge Conquer Disease

University Location

Address 500 University Drive
Hershey (population range: 10,000-49,999)
17033-2390 Pennsylvania
United States
T +1 (800) 243 1455
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Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
Not reported 15,000-17,500 US$
(11,000-12,900 Euro)
International
students
Not reported over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 80-90%
Admission Office Office for Student Affairs 500 University Drive, H060
Hershey 17033-2390
+1 (717) 531 8755

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 500-999
Academic Staff Not reported
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Penn State College of Medicine's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Not reported
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Middle States Commission on Higher Education


Year of first Accreditation

1967


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Liaison Committee on Medical Education (LCME)

Memberships and Affiliations

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Academic Structure

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Site last updated: Wednesday, 8 May 2019