California University of Science and Medicine Reviews
California University of Science and Medicine is a 4-year MD-granting program that welcomed the first class in 2018. CalMed has multiple clinical partners in the Inland Empire with the primary teaching hospital being Arrowhead Regional Medical Center. CalMed chooses applicants from a national pool but has a focus on disadvantaged California and Inland Empire applicants.
To advance the art and science of medicine through innovative medical education, research, and compassionate healthcare delivery in an inclusive environment that advocates critical thinking, creativity, integrity, and professionalism.
To develop a socially accountable medical school that: Directs its education, research, and service activities towards addressing the priority health concerns and wellbeing of its community. Inspires, motivates and empowers students to become excellent and caring physicians, scientists, and leaders.Facilitates a medical education for promising students, especially from California’s Inland Empire. Shares freely with the global community its innovative curriculum and advances of best practices in medical education.
Campus: San Bernardino
Cost of Living Index:
- Annual High Temp: 80.1°F
- Annual Low Temp: 51.7°F
- Av. Annual Rainfall: 16.37 inch
*US average index is 100
Community-Focused, Accountability, Leadership, Motivation, Excellence, Diversity
Overall School Ratings
- Overall Experience
- USMLE Step 1 Prep
- Elective Rotations
- Professor Support and Mentorship
- Administration Responsiveness
- Class Camaraderie
- Research Opportunity
- Residency Match Support
- Diverse and Inclusive Environment
- Values Balance and Wellness
- Community Service Opportunity
- Location and Activities in Area
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