Find Healthcare Schools

Study Area & Zipcode

Medicine in Florida

Find Schools Near

Medicine Schools in Florida

881 Medicine students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

In this state, Medicine is the 15th most popular major out of a total 34 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Medicine Majors in Florida

Medicine majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 881
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 881
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 881

Gender Distribution

In Florida, a medicine major is more popular with men than with women.

Medicine Majors in FL Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of medicine majors in Florida is as follows:

  • Asian: 19.9%
  • Black or African American: 5.9%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 13.8%
  • White: 49.8%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.1%
  • Other Races: 10.4%
Medicine Majors in FL Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Medicine Grads in Florida

There are 35,190 people in the state and 503,310 people in the nation working in medicine jobs.

Medicine Jobs Nationwide vs. FL

Wages for Medicine Jobs in Florida

Medicine grads earn an average of $205,020 in the state and $203,880 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 7 colleges in Florida that offer medicine degrees. Learn about the most popular 7 below:


University of Miami

Coral Gables
179 Degrees in Major Awarded
82% Graduation Rate
17,811 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 12 to 1. In their early career, U Miami grads earn an average salary of $47,500. 79% of the teachers are full time.

169 Degrees in Major Awarded
68% Graduation Rate
44,246 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.42 years. The full-time teacher rate is 77%. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $36,800 after earning their degree at this institution.


University of Florida

129 Degrees in Major Awarded
87% Graduation Rate
52,407 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $8,057. 87% of the teachers are full time. Of all the students who attend this school, 93% get financial aid.

119 Degrees in Major Awarded
58% Graduation Rate
58,711 Total Students

27 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. It takes the average student 4.72 years to graduate. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 89% of students receive it.

116 Degrees in Major Awarded
70% Graduation Rate
69,402 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 2.40%. This public school has an average net price of $12,733. 30 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

114 Degrees in Major Awarded
79% Graduation Rate
42,450 Total Students

In their early career, Florida State grads earn an average salary of $36,500. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $10,744. 96% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

55 Degrees in Major Awarded
49% Graduation Rate
30,061 Total Students

24 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The student loan default rate of 3.20% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. The full-time teacher rate is 70%.

Medicine Careers in FL

Some of the careers medicine majors go into include:

Job Title FL Job Growth FL Median Salary
Family and General Practitioners 22% $208,000
Physicians and Surgeons 20% $197,710

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to medicine.

Major Annual Graduates in FL
Nursing 18,904
Health/Medical Admin Services 11,121
Allied Health Professions 8,526
Allied Health Services 7,873
Nursing & Nursing Assistants 4,376
Health Sciences & Services 3,521
Public Health 1,994
Dental Support Services 1,713

View all majors related to Medicine

View Nationwide Medicine Report


More about our data sources and methodologies.

Featured Schools

Find Healthcare Schools Near You

Our free school finder matches students with accredited healthcare schools across the U.S.