Why Our Faculty?

Updated in December 2013

By the Numbers

Learners

  • 1023 undergraduate students:
    • MD – 660
    • MLS – 80
    • RADTH – 28
    • DDS – 143
    • DH – 112
  • 565 graduate students
  • 941 medical residents
  • 168 postdoctoral fellows


Faculty

  • 678 tenure-track faculty members
  • 1,937 clinical academic colleagues, which comprises physicians and dentists in the community who teach our students in hospitals, clinics and private practices.
  • 2,195 administrative, clinical and research staff

Alumni

  • 28 per cent of the physicians in Alberta are alumni of the U of A's Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry
  • 42 per cent of practicing dentists and dental hygienists in Alberta are alumni of the U of A's School of Dentistry