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Medicine Schools in Maryland

In 2020-2021, 270 students earned their Medicine degrees in MD.

A Medicine major is the 9th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Medicine Majors in Maryland

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 270
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 270
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 270

Gender Distribution

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


Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 32.6%
  • Black or African American: 5.6%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 5.6%
  • White: 48.1%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 3.7%
  • Other Races: 4.4%

Jobs for Medicine Grads in Maryland

13,810 people in the state and 503,310 in the nation are employed in jobs related to medicine.


Wages for Medicine Jobs in Maryland

A typical salary for a medicine grad in the state is $196,210, compared to a typical salary of $203,880 nationwide.


There are 2 colleges in Maryland that offer medicine degrees. Learn about the most popular 2 below:

151 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,137 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 0.80%. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 7 to 1. Graduates earn an average $74,351 after graduation.

119 Degrees in Major Awarded
93% Graduation Rate
28,890 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 6 to 1. The student loan default rate of 1.30% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $75,418 a year.

Medicine Careers in MD

Some of the careers medicine majors go into include:

Job Title MD Job Growth MD Median Salary
Family and General Practitioners 21% $190,500
Physicians and Surgeons 10% $182,970

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

Major Annual Graduates in MD
Nursing 4,104
Public Health 1,786
Health/Medical Admin Services 1,108
Allied Health Professions 562
Mental & Social Health Services 461
Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical Sciences 440
Rehabilitation Professions 353
Communication Sciences 296

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