About The College


The University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson is the cornerstone of the University of Arizona Health Sciences (UAHS). The school provides students with an outstanding medical education founded on an institutional commitment to patient care, research, medical knowledge, professionalism, and service.


The college has been educating talented and dedicated medical students since 1967. It is located on the University of Arizona Health Sciences (UAHS) campus [1] that includes a network of health professions colleges and the attached teaching hospital, Banner – University Medical Center Tucson.

In addition to a four-year MD degree program, the college offers dual-degree MD/PhD, MD/MPH, and MD/MBA programs, three undergraduate degree programs, and master’s and PhD programs.

Students at the Tucson campus benefit from the proximity of 29 academic units, including basic science departments, clinical departments and centers that are committed to patient care research. Numerous educational and community outreach programs help foster a culture of professionalism and service.

The other nearby UAHS health professions colleges include the College of Nursing, the R.K. Coit College of Pharmacy, and the Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health. The College of Medicine – Tucson also has partnerships with the Southern Arizona Veterans Administration Health Care System, and with numerous clinical training affiliates throughout the city of Tucson and Arizona.

Last modified date: January 22, 2022 - 6:47pm