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Meharry Medical College

Nashville, TN
University Website: www.mmc.edu
Apply Online: www.aamc.org/students/amcas/start.htm
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Meharry Medical College, located in Nashville, Tennessee, United States, is a graduate and professional institution affiliated with the United Methodist Church whose mission is to educate healthcare professionals and scientists. Founded in 1876 as the Medical Department of Central Tennessee College, it was the first medical school in the South for African Americans. It was chartered separately in 1915. It is currently the largest private historically black institution in the United States solely dedicated to educating healthcare professionals and scientists.

Meharry Medical College includes a medical school, dental school, graduate school, and an allied health school. The degrees that Meharry offers include Doctor of Medicine (M.D.), Doctor of Dental Surgery (D.D.S.), Master of Science in Public Health (M.S.P.H.), Master of Science (M.S.), and Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) degrees. Meharry is the second largest educator of African-American medical doctors and dentists in the United States.[citation needed] Also, it is the largest producer of African Americans with Masters in Public Health and Ph.D.s in biomedical science.[citation needed]

Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved is a public health journal owned by and edited at Meharry Medical College.

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  • Private not for profit, Four or more years
  • students
  • $0.00 avg tuition

1005 DB Todd Blvd.
Nashville, TN 37208
(615) 327-6111

Apply online Admissions:
www.mmc.edu/admissions/index.html
Financial Aid:
www.mmc.edu/students/applyingaid...

Areas of Study:

  • Health Professions And Related Programs
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Scholarships for Students in Tennessee

Name Amount Deadline
HRSA Scholarship for Disadvantaged Students 0% of tuition Varies