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Master in Medical Education (MME)

Students in the MME Program apply to and receive their degree from the College of Medicine.

Admission Requirements 

  • Satisfactory performance on the Medical College Admission Test (MCAT) or equivalent for basic science faculty
  • Successful completion of the MD degree or equivalent for basic science faculty

Estimated Cost of Attendance

Tuition and fees vary by degree program and the type of student you are.

Application Deadlines 

  • Fall semester—July 15
  • Spring semester—November 15
  • Summer session—April 15

Application Procedures 

  • Download the Application for Admission to the Medical Education Program (PDF).
    • Submit the completed application to the Office of Admissions.
  • Send an official transcript showing your medical course work and degree to the Office of Admissions (address below).
  • Send to the Medical Education Program (address below) a letter of support from a departmental head and one additional letter of reference.
  • Send to the Medical Education Program (address below) a 300- to 500-word essay describing your interest in medical education in general, and in this degree program in particular.

Contact Information 

MME Admissions
College of Medicine 
The University of Iowa 
OCRME, 1204 MEB 
Iowa City, IA 52242
kristi-ferguson@uiowa.edu
319-335-8901/8900

Office of Admissions
The University of Iowa
107 Calvin Hall
Iowa City, IA 52242-1396
admissions@uiowa.edu
319-335-1525