Email, Lesley Ward, senior media relations specialist, Association of American Medical Colleges, Nov. 6, 2013

10:43 am

Below is the source use to tell which schools are classified as universities with “very high research activity.”

There are 108 institutions that are classified as "RU/VH: Research Universities (very high research activity)" in the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education.[2] The universities below have had medical schools open within the last 50 years and are classified as having very high research activity.

Institution

Location

Type

Florida State University

Tallahassee, Florida

Public

North Dakota State University-Main Campus

Fargo, North Dakota

Public

University of Arizona

Tucson, Arizona

Public

University of California, Irvine

Irvine, California

Public

University of California, Riverside

Riverside, California

Public

University of Central Florida

Orlando, Florida

Public

University of New Mexico-Main Campus

Albuquerque, New Mexico

Public

University of Texas at Austin

Austin, Texas

Public

Virginia Tech

Blacksburg, Virginia

Public

 

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Lesley