Medical Schools in Michigan

Updated: April 3, 2020

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This blog lists the medical schools in Michigan and outlines some features of the state which you should consider if you are applying to a medical school in Michigan.

Long known as the center of the automotive industry of the United States, Michigan has since developed a diversified economy and a large population base. Michigan is also located next to several of the Great Lakes. Michigan's diverse population features individuals from many different backgrounds, ethnicities, and socioeconomic statuses; it also has large urban areas, such as Detroit, as well as suburban and rural areas. Studying medicine in Michigan will expose you to many patient presentations and clinical settings and will allow you to practice medicine anywhere in the United States in the future.

Medical Schools in Michigan:

Central Michigan University College of Medicine

Michigan State University College of Human Medicine

Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine

University of Michigan Medical School

Wayne State University School of Medicine

Western Michigan University Homer Stryker MD School of Medicine

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Central Michigan University College of Medicine

Location: Mt Pleasant, MI

Course Requirements

  • 2 semesters of biological science courses (with lab)
  • 2 semesters of organic chemistry with (with lab) OR 
  • 1 semester of organic chemistry and one 1 semester of biochemistry (with at least 1 lab)

Recommended Courses

  • Biochemistry
  • Genetics
  • Human anatomy
  • Human physiology
  • Mathematics or statistics
  • Organic chemistry
  • Physics
  • Social sciences

Admission Statistics

Minimum accepted MCAT score: 498

Minimum accepted GPA: 3.25

Michigan State University College of Human Medicine

 Location: East Lansing, MI

Course Requirements - Option A

  • Biology with lab (1 year)
  • General Chemistry with lab (1 year)
  • Organic Chemistry with lab (1 year)
  • Introductory Physics with lab (1 year)
  • College Algebra or Statistics (1 semester)
  • Biochemistry (1 semester)
  • Social science coursework: Anthropology, Economics, History, Political Science, Psychology, or Sociology (1 semester)
  • Upper level Biological sciences (1 semester) 

Admission Statistics

Minimum recommended MCAT score: 500

Minimum recommended GPA: 3.5

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Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine

 Location: Rochester, MI

Course Requirements

  • 1 course in biochemistry
  • 1 course in statistics 
  • 1 lab in either biology, chemistry or physics
  • 1 course in social or behavioral sciences.

Recommended Courses

  • Humanities
  • Behavioral Science
  • English

Admission Statistics

Minimum recommended MCAT score: 495

Minimum recommended BCPM GPA: 3.0 

University of Michigan Medical School 

Location: Ann Arbor, MI

Course Requirements

No specific course requirements

Admission Statistics

Average accepted MCAT score: 90th percentile

Average accepted GPA: 3.78

Wayne State University School of Medicine

 Location: Detroit, MI

Course Requirements

  • Two semesters of biology/zoology with lab for each
  • Two semesters of college English
  • Two semesters of general/inorganic chemistry with lab for each
  • Two semesters of organic chemistry with lab for each
  • Two semesters of physics with lab for each

Recommended Courses

  • Biochemistry
  • Statistics
  • Medical ethics
  • Mathematics
  • Social science
  • Upper-level biology

Admission Statistics

Average accepted MCAT score: 80th percentile

Average accepted GPA: 3.70

Western Michigan University Homer Stryker MD School of Medicine 

Location: Kalamazoo, MI

Course Requirements

No specific course requirements

Recommended Courses

  • Biochemistry
  • Genetics
  • Human Anatomy
  • Human Physiology
  • Statistics

Admission Statistics

Minimum accepted MCAT score: 497

Minimum accepted GPA: 3.00

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