The UAMS College of Medicine primary care program, which includes family medicine, internal medicine and pediatrics, ranked 45th among top medical schools in the nation. UAMS tied with Mayo Medical School in Minnesota, University of Florida, University of Michigan – Ann Arbor and University of Utah.
The UAMS College of Nursing master’s program ranked 40th. UAMS tied with Catholic University of America in Washington, D.C.; Loyola University Chicago; University of Kansas; University of Rochester in New York; University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio; and Wayne State University in Michigan.
The magazine did not freshly rank Colleges of Pharmacy, but included its 2005 list in which the UAMS College of Pharmacy ranked 46th out of 54 top schools.
“We are very pleased to be counted as one of ‘America’s Best Graduate Schools’ by U.S. News & World Report,” said UAMS Chancellor I. Dodd Wilson, M.D.
“Our students are receiving some of the best instruction available, and since many of our graduates remain in the state to practice, that benefits all of Arkansas.”