Harvard Medical School finished number one for research programs in the US News rankings for 2011. The University of Pennsylvania finished second, Johns Hopkins was ranked third, and Washington University in St. Louis came in fourth. Stanford moved from 11th place to 5th on the list and had an acceptance rate of only 3.3%. Acceptance rates at top research programs tend to be lower than at other graduate programs.
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