About the MD Program
[Image: wc] Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine admits 64 students to each first year class, including approximately 16 (25%) students who may be admitted from states other than Florida. Within the total class size of 64 students, a maximum of 4-5 students may be admitted to the dual MD/PhD program sponsored jointly by the College of Medicine and The Scripps Research Institute.
A small medical school with a state-of-the-art innovative medical education curriculum, located in a vibrant mosaic of ethnic communities and cultural groups which is Boca Raton, and south Florida. The integrated patient-focused curriculum (IPFC) features essential learning objectives with subject matter integrated throughout the curriculum (professionalism, team-based, complex and chronic disease management, continuity-of-care, health promotion and disease prevention, reflective practice and self improvement and evidence-driven decision making).