New York Medical College

New York Medical College

New York Medical College, or NYMC as it is commonly called, is located in Westchester County, New York. It is a private graduate health sciences institution that was established in 1860. It is one of the country's largest private health sciences universities.

New York Medical College has seven institutes and six centers under it. Students can earn degrees from three main schools at the institution, which are:

  • Graduate School of Basic Medical Sciences
  • School of Medicine
  • School of Public Health

The students at New York Medical College participate in several on-campus clubs and organizations including the American Medical Women's Association, the Asian Pacific-American Medical Student Association, the Family Medicine Interest Group, the Catholic Students Association, the Emergency Medicine Club and the Graduate Student Association.

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New York Medical College
Administration Building
Valhalla , NY 10595
General Phone: (914) 594-4000

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New York Medical College Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Medicine196gerontology, medicine, public health, health professions
Science58biology, biochemistry, anatomy, cell biology and anatomy, bacteriology, microbiology and immunology, physiology, pathology, pharmacology, ...
Medical Administration41health care facilities management, environmental health, public health education, international public health
Medical Support and Technology21speech pathology
Therapy and Counseling18clinical social work, maternal and child health, physical therapy
Nutrition and Exercise Therapy0nutrition sciences, exercise science

Number of programs and degrees for New York Medical College in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Master's degree11925
Doctor's degree2310
First-professional degree1921

New York Medical College Student Body

In 2007-2008, New York Medical College had a total enrollment of 1,377 students (416 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Graduate 46%
First Professional 54%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 49%
Black 8%
Hispanic 4%
Asian 26%
American Indian 0%
Unknown 8%
(Foreign Students) 6%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
20-21 1%
22-24 38%
25-29 40%
30-34 8%
35-39 4%
40-49 5%
50-64 3%
65+ 0%

New York Medical College Room and Board (2007)

New York Medical College offers campus housing for 503 of its 416 (full-time) students.

(Please refer to our profile of Valhalla, New York for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other New York Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

New York Medical College Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
Room charge $ 8,574

Financial Aid:
New York Medical College participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 278400)

New York Medical College Faculty

New York Medical College has a tenure system for faculty.

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professorcalendar year4$134,1014$97,221
Associate professorcalendar year4$104,2354$89,991
Assistant professorcalendar year2*3$83,010
All faculty totalcalendar year10$109,08511$90,716

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

New York Medical College Degree Programs (2007)

Medical Administration
Environmental Health
Hospital and Health Care Facilities Administration/Management
International Public Health/International Health
Public Health Education and Promotion

Medical Support And Technology
Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist

Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other
Medicine (MD)
Public Health, General (MPH, DPH)

Nutrition And Exercise Therapy
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
Nutrition Sciences

Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Cell Biology and Anatomy
Medical Microbiology and Bacteriology
Microbiological Sciences and Immunology, Other
Pathology/Experimental Pathology
Physiology, General

Therapy And Counseling
Clinical/Medical Social Work
Maternal and Child Health
Physical Therapy/Therapist

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