Mayo Clinic Alix School of Medicine Reviews
The Mayo Clinic Alix School of Medicine is a 4-year MD-granting program that welcomed its first class in 1972. The Alix School of Medicine has one of the highest faculty-to-student ratios (3:4:1), which gives students the opportunity to be a name and not a number. Mayo Clinic offers a personalized curriculum to make sure you become the doctor you want to be. All students attending the Alix School of Medicine participate in research, and over 80 percent have a manuscript published by the time of graduation.
To educate and inspire a diverse workforce of physicians and scientists through excellence in medical education, research and clinical care; to alleviate human suffering by providing compassionate and culturally sensitive care; to enhance the biomedical sciences through discovery and innovation; and to advance the national health care system through population science and leadership.
Physician leaders. Physicians model servant leadership in a wide variety of professional settings.
Patient-centered. Exemplifying humanism and Mayo Clinic's unique model of patient-centered health care.
Science-driven. Supporting evidence-based medicine and accelerating discovery and innovation using traditional and emerging sciences, and improving the health care system by applying tools from the science of health care delivery.
Team-based. Working and studying in collaborative groups and facilitating interdisciplinary, collaborative team-based practice.
High-value health care. Advancing the science of health care delivery by mastering the necessary knowledge to improve quality, safety and service within health care systems.
Resilient. Adjusting and thriving in an evolving health care landscape, through deliberate training in wellness and resilience and ongoing reflection and effective change in self and in others.
Diverse and culturally competent. Recognizing, valuing and respecting the richness of diversity and cultural differences.
Dual Degree Programs:
Mayo Clinic Alix School of Medicine will transform heath care for both patients and society through excellence in education, discovery, innovation and leadership.
Cost of Living Index:
- Annual High Temp: 54.5°F
- Annual Low Temp: 35.8°F
- Av. Annual Rainfall: 33.08 inch
- Av. Annual Snowfall: 53 inch
*US average index is 100
Overall School Ratings
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- 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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