Admissions

Educational Programs

MD Program Components

An outstanding medical education
Our progressive curriculum takes a holistic view of the body and of medical knowledge. Clinical training begins early in the educational program, and basic science lessons continue during the clinical years. 

Broad educational community
As the largest of the four colleges in the Arizona Health Sciences Center, our students benefit from local and statewide interprofessional programs that tackle real-life problems.

ArizonaMed Online
Designed specifically to support our progressive ArizonaMed curriculum, ArizonaMed Online is a custom online learning environment for students and faculty at the College of Medicine – Tucson.

The College of Medicine provides iPads to all students.

MD Distinction Tracks
Enhance your medical school education with an MD Distinction Track in one of several areas.

Societies Program mentorship
Students at the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson participate in professional learning communities known as Societies. Within the Societies Program, small groups of students work with each other and a faculty mentor throughout all four years of medical school.

Graduate Medical Education

Residencies and fellowships
We offer accredited residency programs and fellowships in all major specialties and subspecialties. More than 50 programs are offered through our two University of Arizona Medical Center (UAMC) locations and our institutional partners. 

Other degrees

Dual-degree programs
Our dual-degree MD programs (MD/MBA, MD/MPH and MD/PhD) let you pursue a world of opportunities that intersect medicine, including research, public service, business and more.

MS and PhD programs
Many College of Medicine departments and affiliated programs offer MS and PhD degrees for students interested in pursuing research or non-medical health care professions.