Since Peoria’s first class of medical students graduated in 1973, about 2,000 students have received Doctor of Medicine degrees from the University of Illinois College of Medicine Peoria. UICOMP is known for its small class sizes, rigorous curriculum and hands-on clerkships.
In August 2017, UICOMP will welcome first-year medical students for the first time in its history. Enrollment will grow from about 170 students annually to about 225.
A new and innovative curriculum is being rolled out across the entire College of Medicine, providing earlier clinical experiences.
Graduate Medical Education
The University of Illinois College of Medicine Peoria is the sponsoring institution of 11 residencies and 9 fellowships. UICOMP has nearly 300 residents and fellows in the GME programs in partnership with our affiliate hospitals.
Continuing Medical Education
The College of Medicine is accredited through the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME).