Baylor College of Medicine, founded in 1900, is a top-tier private medical school in Houston, Texas. It’s in the middle of the world’s largest medical center, and has an intake of around 185 students every year. It offers an accelerated 1.5 year clinical program, four MD dual degree programs and a Medical Scientist Training program. It also has around 30 student organizations, including a social dance club! Student’s can bask in the surrounding city’s diverse cuisine, shopping venues, sports and art. The school’s notable alumni include Nobel Laureates Andrew W. Schally and Roger Guillemin. BCM, one of the more affordable private medical schools, has a multiplicity of programs and amenities.