Established in 2006, the UCF College of Medicine is one of the first U.S. medical schools in decades to be built from the ground up. As a new medical school, UCF’s program epitomizes innovation, high-tech learning tools and a pioneering spirit to educate young doctors and scientists in a new and better way for the 21st century.
The college is unique nationally because of its large undergraduate and graduate programs in biomedicine through its Burnett School of Biomedical Sciences. The Burnett School has almost 3,000 undergraduate majors — making it the third most popular major at UCF. The medical school also offers joint degrees, including an M.D./Ph.D., an M.D./M.B.A. and an M.D./M.S. degree in hospitality.
100% of Students Involved in Research
84 Faculty Publications
98.3% Match Rate
More About the UCF College of Medicine
The UCF College of Medicine is a research-based medical school with a culture based on partnerships and collaboration. The college’s medical and biomedical programs capitalize on UCF’s existing strengths in biological sciences, modeling and simulation, engineering, optics and photonics, psychology, chemistry, film and digital media, business and nursing.
The college is a founding member of Orlando’s growing Medical City at Lake Nona. The UCF Health Sciences Campus at Lake Nona now includes the medical school’s new 170,000-square-foot medical education facility, featuring the latest in lab and classroom technology, as well as its new 198,000-square-foot Burnett Biomedical Sciences building.
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M.D. Program Admissions
The UCF College of Medicine aspires to become the nation’s premier 21st century medical school, as well as a national leader in medical education, research, patient care and service. UCF’s M.D. Program allows students to prepare for careers in every discipline of medicine and to focus on an individualized area of study or research.More M.D. Admissions Information
GME Program Admissions
UCF is pleased to work with HCA Healthcare and the Orlando VA Medical Center to sponsor residency and fellowship programs accredited by the ACGME.More GME Admissions Information
UCF Today News
Dean German Is AAHC Steering Committee Chair
Deborah German was selected chair of the nation’s Alliance of Academic Health Centers’ Steering Committee, which provides leadership to advance the nation’s academic health centers…
UCF-HCA Resident Identifies Geographical Links to Colon Cancer, Earns International Research Honor
Through an analysis of colon cancer patients nationwide, Raghav Bassi found that states with the highest incidence of the disease also had the nation’s highest…
UCF Alumna Receives $1M NSF Grant to Further Development of Microbe-Killing Residual Disinfectant
Kismet Technologies Inc., founded by Christina Drake ’07PhD, is working with UCF researchers to test and develop the residual antimicrobial product.
Empowering Through Education: UCF Faculty Member Helping to Advance Breast Cancer Care
Volunteer Assistant Professor of Surgery Olga Ivanov is part of a team that provides guidance for women diagnosed with breast cancer, offering reassurance and companionship…
Dean of UCF’s College of Medicine Named Central Florida Woman of the Year
The honor is a testament to Deborah German’s ongoing efforts to support student success and help advance medical education.