Yale University

School of Medicine

M.D./Ph.D. Program


YSPH Admissions

P.O. Box 208200

New Haven, CT 06536

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

M.D./Ph.D. Program

Format: Campus

Program Description:

In 1969, the Medical Scientist Training Program was instituted at Yale whereby a limited number of highly-qualified medical students might combine their curriculum with study in the Graduate School in order to earn the jointM.D./Ph.D. degree. The dual degree program is meant to provide these individuals with a broad exposure to human biology and medicine, and to an in-depth and rigorous training in one of the scholarly disciplines relevant to medicine.

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Midsize City

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999

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