Fast Facts

A National Leader In Primary Care

Primary Care Animated Graphic


in the nation in percentage of graduates who go to rural areas*


in the nation in percentage of graduates who go to Health Personnel Shortage Areas (HPSA)*


in the nation in producing primary care physicians*

All About Us

About Us Animated Graphic


currently enrolled students


full-time faculty and 75 part-time


volunteer faculty

1973 Founding

expanded to a four-year curriculum in 2011

Kansas Needs More Doctors

More Doctors Animated Graphic

39th of 50

states in number of physicians per capita

60 Percent

of primary care physicians in Kansas are over age 45, half of those are over 50**

90 of 105

counties are designed as medically underserved

Our Docs Become Your Docs

Kansas Counties Animated Graphic

72 of 105

Kansas counties have KU School of Medicine-Wichita graduates

1,015 Residents

have graduated from our Department of Family and Community Medicine


percent of the doctors in Sedgwick County are graduates of the KU School of Medicine-Wichita or its residency programs

* George Washington University/Robert Graham Center, 2012.
** American Association of Medical Colleges, 2013
† Kansas Department of Health and Environment, 2014
Last modified: May 05, 2015