Why Our Faculty?

Updated in December 2013

By the Numbers

Learners

  • 990 undergraduate students:
    • MD – 669
    • MD/PhD – 10
    • MLS – 89
    • DDS – 138
    • DH – 84
  • 565 graduate students
  • 941 medical residents
  • 168 postdoctoral fellows

MD Program Admissions Statistics

Entering Class (Sept.) Number of Applicants Acceptances Accepted % of Applicants Enrolled Enrolled % of Accepted
2014 1,649 211 12.80% 162 76.78%
2013 1,458 222 15.23% 162 72.97%
2012 1,324 237 19.79% 167 70.46%
2011 1,344  239  17.78%  167  69.87% 
2010  1,234  235  19.04%  167  71.06% 
2009  1,184  220 23.31%  188 68.12%
2008  1,149  220  19.15% 155  72.45% 
2007  1,274  200  15.70%  144  72.00%
2006  1,115  205  18.39%  134  65.37% 
2005 1,047  194  18.53%  129  66.50% 
2004 1,057  194  18.35%  128  65.98% 
2003  967  175  18.09%  131  74.86% 


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

Graduates from the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry: 13,695

  • Bachelor of Medical Science: 82
  • BSc in Dental Hygiene Science: 354
  • BSc in Dentistry: 27
  • BSc in Medical laboratory Science: 790
  • BSc in Medicine: 12
  • Diploma in Dental Hygiene: 1,342
  • Doctor of Dental Surgery: 2,635
  • Doctor of Medicine: 6,715
  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD): 937
  • Master of Science: 761
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Dentistry: 20

As of December 2013

Number of alumni who work and serve Albertans: 11,008

  • Bachelor of Medical Science: 65
  • BSc in Dental Hygiene Science: 3,174
  • BSc in Dentistry: 21
  • BSc in Medical Laboratory Science: 588
  • BSc in Medicine: 5
  • Diploma in Dental Hygiene: 999
  • Doctor of Dental Surgery: 1,634
  • Doctor of Medicine: 3,631
  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD): 438
  • Master of Science: 447
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Dentistry: 6

As of December 2013