The University of Illinois at Chicago is a medical school.
And it is an increasingly popular choice for medical students.
About a third of UIC students who take classes at UIC are pursuing an undergraduate medical degree, according to the American Medical Association.
The majority of U.S. medical schools are also seeking to fill their medical school openings.
But the University of Chicago is not a conventional medical school, said Brian Epps, an associate professor of pediatrics and a medical sciences dean at U. of Illinois.
UIC is a special education school, a combination of primary and secondary education, and it is in a community with a long history of excellence, Epps said.
“We are not like any other medical school in that it’s in a very, very strong community of excellence,” he said.
U.IC also is not the only one, but it is the most popular among all of the U.K. and U.A.E. schools.
The U.U.K., which has more than half a million students, is also a special-education school, but U.N. data show it has the highest percentage of students in its special-educational program at 27 percent.
UBC, the British Columbia school, is a public university, and its medical school is a non-academic, community-based school that includes students from diverse backgrounds, said Michael Grosvenor, a spokesman for UBC.
UAC, the Arizona school, has a smaller population than the other schools, but its medical students account for one-third of its students, according the American College of Surgeons.
UCSB, the University College London, is home to some of the world’s best research institutions, including a world-leading cancer center and a laboratory that studies vaccines.
A study published in the journal Clinical Pharmacology & Therapeutics found that UAC’s medical school has the second highest rates of students enrolled in specialty areas of study among U.C. students.
UISD, which has nearly a million student-athletes, is the largest private school in the state, with about 1,500 students, Epps said.
The number of UISDs is growing, but is still a fraction of the number of students that are attending public schools, he said, noting that most of the school’s students are from outside of the United States.
“It’s not that the majority of students are going to UIC or UICU or UISID,” he added.
UINews reported from Los Angeles.