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Ranking: Nationally Ranked by U.S. News & World Report

The James H. Quillen College of Medicine at East Tennessee State University is ranked fourth in the nation for excellence in rural medicine education by U.S. News & World Report in its "America's Best Graduate Schools" 2009 edition.

For several consecutive years, ETSU has been ranked among the top 10 schools in the country for rural medicine. U.S. News also ranked ETSU in the top 25% of medical schools for primary care education. Rankings for rural medicine, family medicine, and many other specialties are determined based on surveys sent to medical school deans and senior academic officials across the country.