M.M.E. On Campus

Master of Medical Education

The University of Iowa

24 months
28162 USD/year
30334 USD/year
11387 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


At The University of Iowa, students in the Master of Medical Education Program apply to and receive their degree from the College of Medicine.


About Master of Medical Education at The University of Iowa

The purpose of the Medical Education Program is to develop a community of academic medical faculty with formal training in education who will create and sustain a culture of educational excellence within the Carver College of Medicine, University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, the University of Iowa, and in the medical education community. The program consists of the Master in Medical Education (M.M.E.) degree and the Certificate in Medical Education. 

The program is coordinated through the Office of Consultation and Research in Medical Education (OCRME). Courses are taught by OCRME faculty, who also advise students in the program.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Instructional Design and Technology
  • Clinical Teaching in Medical Education
  • Educational Research and Evaluation
  • Teaching Methods in Medical Education
  • Educational Measurement in Medical Education
  • Assessment in Medical Education

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Satisfactory performance on required professional exams (such as the MCAT, GRE)
  • Successful completion of a terminal degree (e.g. MSW, PharmD, MD, PhD)
  • Currently employed, or have accepted an offer of employment, at the University of Iowa.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    28162 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28162 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    30334 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 30334 USD per year during 24 months.
  • In-State

    11387 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11387 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Iowa City

1187 - 1841 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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