Chancellor: Jeffrey P. Gold, M.D.
Enrollment (Fall 2014): 3,696 students
Employees (October 2014): 4,928 (4,177.6 FTE)
Operating Budget (2014-2015): $689.5 million (20.2 percent state-supported)
Founded: 1881. Originally the Omaha Medical College, the college became affiliated with the University of Nebraska in 1902.
Major Units: College of Medicine, College of Nursing, College of Pharmacy, College of Dentistry, College of Public Health, Graduate College, School of Allied Health Professions, Eppley Institute for Research in Cancer and Allied Diseases, Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center, Munroe-Meyer Institute, Stanley M. Truhlsen Eye Institute.
University of Nebraska: The University of Nebraska Medical Center is one of four campuses of the University of Nebraska. The others are: the University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL), the University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO) and the University of Nebraska at Kearney (UNK).
Economic Impact: UNMC and its hospital partner, Nebraska Medicine, have an annual impact of $3.2 billion.
- In the most recent ranking of graduate schools by U.S. News & World Report, UNMC primary care program ranked sixth of 153 medical schools, and its rural medicine program ranked ninth. Its physician assistant program continued to be ranked 16th out of 130 programs.
- Nearly half of Nebraska’s physicians, dental professionals, pharmacists, bachelor-prepared nurses and allied health professionals have graduated from UNMC.