The Medical Sciences Program in Bloomington is unique among the IU School of Medicine campuses in that it educates medical students seeking an MD as well as graduate and undergraduate students. Bloomington offers a Big 10 learning environment on an iconic campus.

With six major hospitals housing about 2000 beds, medical students in Evansville have access to physician educators in a range of medical specialties. An expanded residency program here will provide more than 100 new graduate medical education positions over the next few years.

The Fort Wayne campus offers clinical education in both rural and urban communities through two large hospital systems serving the region. A Student Research Fellowship Program offers med students nine weeks of summer research experience.

Students and faculty in Indianapolis benefit from close proximity to some of Indiana’s largest teaching hospitals and the Richard L. Roudebush Veterans Administration Medical Center. This campus offers medical education in the heart of one of the most progressive and economically healthy cities in the United States.

Muncie is the School’s only campus that’s located on hospital property, giving medical students a front-row four-year medical education with all the amenities that come with being located near the campus of Ball State University, a bustling college environment.

Located in a highly populated urban region just 25 miles from downtown Chicago, the Gary campus offers medical students unparalleled access to clinical care at 11 major teaching hospitals housing 2800 beds. An expanded residency program in Gary will accommodate more than 100 new graduate medical education positions.

IU School of Medicine-South Bend is located on the campus of Notre Dame, offering a rich campus life in a traditionally collegiate community. Students here gain clinical care experience at the Navari Student Outreach Clinic, and external funding for faculty research exceeds $2 million per year.

Known for its rural medical education program, IU School of Medicine-Terre Haute meets the increased need for physicians to serve rural communities throughout the state of Indiana and beyond. This unique four-year medical school program emphasizes primary care and other specialties of need in rural communities.

Located on the campus of Purdue University, the West Lafayette campus offers a Big Ten campus atmosphere and opportunities to supplement the MD curriculum with research experience in the collaborative labs and research centers here. This IU School of Medicine campus offers on-campus housing to med students.

South Bend


MD Dual Degree Programs

Medical students in South Bend can complete coursework for a combined degree by adjusting the traditional medical education schedule. Through the IU School of Medicine partnership with Notre Dame, students at this campus can pursue a MS/MD or MD/PhD.

MD/MS Program

Medical students who want to treat patients and influence policy for those in greatest need can earn credentials for a future in global health through the MD/MS program offered by IU School of Medicine and the University of Notre Dame’s Eck Institute for Global Health.

This combined degree program prepares leaders with a medical degree and a master’s focused specifically on international populations. Students in this program benefit from IU School of Medicine’s longstanding involvement in abetting AIDS in Africa through the AMPATH Program and achieve medical school and global health training within a five-year calendar.

While finishing the second year of medical school, students apply to Notre Dame’s global health master’s program. Admitted students begin third-year rotations during the summer, and then enter Notre Dame’s 12-month graduate program in late August. Upon completion of the master’s program, medical students resume clinical education as part of the medical school curriculum.

While the program is open to all IU School of Medicine students, those who matriculate at the South Bend campus have the advantage of participating in the Eck Institute community before their master’s work begins—and after. Find details about the Notre Dame Master of Science in Global Health program, including how to enroll, curriculum and financial aid, on the Notre Dame website.

MD/PhD Program

IU School of Medicine-South Bend partners with the University of Notre Dame on an MD/PhD program that provides an MD from IU School of Medicine and a doctorate from Notre Dame. Generally, MD/PhD students spend their first two years in medical school classes before progressing through the PhD curriculum and then complete the final two years of medical school clinical rotations. This program is customized to meet each student’s specific interest.