Author Affiliations: Divisions of Undergraduate and Graduate Medical Education, American Medical Association, Chicago, Illinois.
The following tables contain data derived mainly from the 2008-2009 Liaison Committee on Medical Education (LCME) Annual Medical School Questionnaire. The questionnaire was sent in February 2009 to the deans of all 126 LCME-accredited medical schools with enrolled students and had a 100% response rate. Each questionnaire was reviewed and attempts were made to verify information and obtain missing data. Data for years other than 2008-2009 were obtained from previous LCME Annual Medical School Questionnaires and other sources, as indicated.
Barzansky B, Etzel SI. Medical Schools in the United States, 2008-2009. JAMA. 2009;302(12):1349-1355. doi:10.1001/jama.2009.1324