Rutgers New Jersey Medical School Reviews
Rutgers New Jersey Medical School is a 4-year MD-granting program that traces its roots back to 1956. NJMS hopes to educate humanistic, culturally competent, and compassionate physicians who will respect every patient they see. NJMS offers students a collaborative learning environment, with the highest NIH funding in the state of New Jersey and an endowed Center for Humanism and Medicine. Their commitment to diversity is shown through their ranking above the 90th percentile for underrepresented minority enrollment in the US. The curriculum is based on guiding principles that include service learning, longitudinal clinical experiences, active learning, and wellness.
The mission of New Jersey Medical School is to educate students, physicians, and scientists to meet society’s current and future healthcare needs through patient-centered education; pioneering research; innovative clinical, rehabilitative and preventive care; and collaborative community outreach.
Dual Degree Programs:
To create, transmit and utilize knowledge to shape the future of medicine and to enhance the quality of life for the people of New Jersey.
Cost of Living Index:
- Annual High Temp: 63.3°F
- Annual Low Temp: 46.5°F
- Av. Annual Rainfall: 46.01 inch
*US average index is 100
"Personal respect for patients, students, staff, faculty and community
Passionate commitment to excellence in service, research and training
Celebration of diversity in culture, ethnicity, religion, gender and individual goals
Professionalism in all conduct
Commitment to serving needs of constituents
Progress through partnerships"
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