As a student at PCOM, you will enjoy a rich, century-plus tradition of educational
excellence on a vibrant campus featuring state-of-the-art teaching facilities, a dynamic
academic community and a highly collaborative learning environment.
Philadelphia: A Leading City for Medical Education
By studying in one of the country’s leading cities for medical education, PCOM students
have the opportunity to improve the wellness of more than 6 million people. The Philadelphia
area is a national leader in developing personalized medicine and clinical trials.
Medical and graduate students have unique opportunities to participate in fellowships,
contribute to research or earn employment at the myriad of life sciences companies
located in the metropolitan area.
The Greater Philadelphia region is:
Listed as a top city for healthcare jobs by Forbes.
A thriving healthcare epicenter, with some of the nation's largest health systems
and hospitals including Independence Blue Cross, Jefferson Health, Penn Medicine,
Virtua Health and more.
Fun, Dining and Culture in Philadelphia
Our Philadelphia campus is just minutes away from Center City Philadelphia—a walkable, compact downtown area with a renowned history,
art museums, cultural attractions, sports venues and numerous shopping and dining
options. Opportunities for outdoor adventures are abundant as well, with beaches and
mountains just a short drive away.