MD Degree Programs
The College’s MD programs prepare students for the practice of medicine with an outstanding science education and extensive clinical experience. Students are assigned to either the Chicago campus, the Peoria campus, or the Rockford campus for the duration of the program.
Traditional MD Program:
In order to apply to the standard track MD Program, please follow the directions given on the application process website.
In addition to our traditional MD program, there are four specialized programs which are described below:
Joint Degree Programs
The University of Illinois offers several programs in which another degree is earned in addition to the medical degree.
Joint degree programs enable students to earn an MD while pursuing additional degree paths. Both degrees are awarded simultaneously.
The MD/PhD Degree is offered through the Chicago Campus’s Medical Scientist Training Program (MSTP). The program makes recommendations to the admissions committee for acceptance, in most cases prior to initial matriculation.