60 research labs in our facility
13th nationally in training rural-medicine doctors
10,000 The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics estimates that hospitals need nearly 10,000 new medical laboratory scientists each year
4,700 WVU School of Medicine alumni practicing or living around the world
93% of our early match slots have been filled

Professional Programs

1000+ Physical Therapy graduates in 43 years
100% Occupational Therapy boasts an impressive 100% employment rate after certification
100% Physical Therapy boasts an impressive 100% employment rate.
13% growth U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics estimates that overall employment of medical laboratory technologists and technicians is projected to grow 13 percent from 2016 to 2026, faster than the average for all occupations.
100% Placement rate, including admission to MD, MD/PhD and PhD programs, as well as employment in academic research.
First in WV The Health Informatics and Information Management program is the first and only bachelor of science degree of its kind in West Virginia.

Exercise Physiology

Aquatic Therapy Exercise Physiology has the only Aquatic Therapy Program in the U.S.

M.D. Program

100 Hours of community service are completed by every student in the M.D. Program


Graduate Program

100 pre-doctoral students across 7 Ph.D. programs
23 states are represented by students in our graduate programs
7 doctoral programs in biomedical, clinical and translational sciences
3 Training Programs with 2 funded by the NIH T32 training mechanism
100% of our students finish with at least one first author publication
300,000 hours are spent doing laboratory research each year by School of Medicine graduate students


100% Board pass rate


Over 400 Dermatology patients seen per month