Psychiatry Residency

Psychiatry residency in numbers

The number of Psychiatry positions increased by 27% past 5 years. Around 300 programs offer 1907 positions. It is 5.5% of all available residency positions. The proportion of matched US MDs, DOs, and IMGs (around 63%, 19%, 18% respectively) is stable over the past years. Mean USMLE Step 1 score of matched applicants equals 227 for US MDs, 225(527 COMPLEX 1) for DOs, and 213/225 for US/non-US IMGs. Mean USMLE Step 2 score of matched applicants equals 241 for US MDs, 238(555 COMPLEX 1) for DOs, and 226/235 for US/non-US IMGs. 99% of residency positions are filled during the main match. Psychiatry residency positions were filled by around 6.5% of all matched US MDs, 5% of all matched DOs, and 4% of matched IMGs. Psychiatry is the top choice for many qualified applicants.

Top size Psychiatry residency programs by state

ID Program State

4000111009 University of Alabama Medical Center Alabama

4000122232 University of South Alabama

4000422014 University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Psychiatry residency program Arkansas

4002800116 Unity Health-White County Medical Center

4000321012 University of Arizona College of Medicine-Tucson Arizona

4000312010 University of Arizona College of Medicine-Phoenix

4000322011 Maricopa Medical Center

4000521030 University of California (San Francisco) California

4000521025 UCLA Medical Center

4000531033 Stanford University

4000721038 University of Colorado Colorado

4000700040 HCA HealthOne

4000821042 Yale-New Haven Medical Center Connecticut

4000821266 University of Connecticut

4000821295 Institute of Living/Hartford Hospital

4001021047 Georgetown University Hospital District of Columbia

4001021239 Saint Elizabeths Hospital-DC Department of Behavioral Health

4001021048 George Washington University

4000931046 Delaware Psychiatric Center Psychiatry residency program Delaware

4000900047 Christiana Care Health Services Inc

4001121051 Jackson Memorial Hospital/Jackson Health System Florida

4001100309 Larkin Community Hospital

4001121050 University of Florida

4001221053 Emory University Georgia

4001200264 Gateway Behavioral Health Community Service Board

4001221054 Medical College of Georgia

4001431055 University of Hawaii Hawaii

4001411233 Tripler Army Medical Center

4001821069 University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics Psychiatry residency program Iowa

4001800071 Broadlawns Medical Center

4001800070 Iowa Medical Education Collaborative

4001500001 University of Washington School of Medicine Psychiatry residency program Idaho

4001621063 University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago Psychiatry residency program Illinois

4001621060 McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University

4001611061 Rush University Medical Center

4001721066 Indiana University School of Medicine Indiana

4001700067 Community Health Network Inc

4001700069 Indiana University School of Medicine

4001921070 University of Kansas School of Medicine Kansas

4001921254 University of Kansas (Wichita)

4002021075 University of Louisville Kentucky

4002021074 University of Kentucky College of Medicine

4002000076 University of Kentucky College of Medicine (Bowling Green)

4002121291 Louisiana State University/Ochsner Clinic Foundation Louisiana

4002131308 Louisiana State University

4002121274 Louisiana State University (Shreveport)

4002421288 Massachusetts General Hospital/McLean Hospital Massachusetts

4002431277 Brigham and Women's Hospital/Harvard Medical School

4002400304 Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

4002321289 University of Maryland/Sheppard Pratt Maryland

4002321081 Johns Hopkins University

4002312245 National Institutes of Health Clinical Center Psychiatry residency program

4002211080 Maine Medical Center Maine

4002500307 Pine Rest Christian Mental Health Services Michigan

4002521097 University of Michigan

4002521283 Detroit Medical Center/Wayne State University

4002621107 Mayo Clinic College of Medicine (Rochester) Psychiatry residency program Minnesota

4002621106 University of Minnesota

4002621285 Hennepin County Medical Center/Regions Hospital

4002821114 Washington University/B-JH/SLCH Consortium Missouri

4002821109 University of Missouri-Columbia

4002821113 St Louis University School of Medicine

4002711108 University of Mississippi Medical Center Mississippi

4003621166 University of North Carolina Hospitals North Carolina

4003621167 Duke University Hospital Psychiatry residency program

4003621169 Vidant Medical Center/East Carolina University

4003721251 University of North Dakota Psychiatry residency program North Dakota

4003021116 Creighton University Nebraska

4003000117 University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Medicine Psychiatry residency program

4003221117 Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center New Hampshire

4003312120 Bergen Regional Medical Center New Jersey

4003321119 Rutgers New Jersey Medical School

4003321121 Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School Psychiatry residency program

4003421123 University of New Mexico New Mexico

4003121297 University of Nevada School of Medicine (Las Vegas) Nevada

4003121263 University of Nevada School of Medicine

4003100298 Sunrise Health GME Consortium

4003521149 New York University School of Medicine New York

4003511146 Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

4003511134 Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai (Beth Israel)

4003821281 Ohio State University Hospital Ohio

4003821178 Wright State University

4003821174 Case Western Reserve University/University Hospitals Case Medical Center

4003921184 University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center Oklahoma

4003921246 University of Oklahoma School of Community Medicine (Tulsa) Psychiatry residency program

4003900247 Oklahoma State University Center for Health Sciences

4004021185 Oregon Health & Science University Oregon

4004000186 Samaritan Health Services-Corvallis

4004131198 UPMC Medical Education Pennsylvania

4004121195 Temple University Hospital

4004121197 University of Pennsylvania Psychiatry residency program

4004212296 Ponce Health Sciences University Puerto Rico

4004231201 University of Puerto Rico

4004321203 Butler Hospital/Brown University Rhode Island

4004521204 Medical University of South Carolina South Carolina

4004500312 Prisma Health-Upstate/University of South Carolina School of Medicine Greenville

4004531205 Palmetto Health/University of South Carolina School of Medicine

4004621260 University of South Dakota Psychiatry residency program South Dakota

4004711208 Vanderbilt University Medical Center Tennessee

4004700259 HCA Healthcare/TriStar Nashville

4004721207 Meharry Medical College

4004831218 University of Texas Health Science Center School of Medicine at San Antonio Texas

4004821211 University of Texas Southwestern Medical School

4004821213 Baylor College of Medicine

4004921219 University of Utah Utah

4005121223 Virginia Commonwealth University Health System Virginia

4005121220 University of Virginia

4005121267 Carilion Clinic-Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

4005011241 University of Vermont Medical Center Vermont

4005421225 University of Washington Psychiatry residency program Washington

4005400226 Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center

4005621228 University of Wisconsin Wisconsin

4005621229 Medical College of Wisconsin Affiliated Hospitals (Milwaukee)

4005600260 Medical College of Wisconsin Affiliated Hospitals (Northeastern Wisconsin)

4005521226 West Virginia University West Virginia

4005500265 Marshall University School of Medicine

4005521264 Charleston Area Medical Center/West Virginia University (Charleston Division)

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Number of PGY-1 Psychiatry positions by state

Number of Psychiatry positions by state based on PGY-1 main residency Match

Percent MDs, DOs and IMGs filled PGY-1 during the main residency Match

Percent of PGY-1 Psychiatry MDs, DOs and IMGs by year

Psychiatry PGY-1 main residency Match statistics

Year Positions Filled(%) MD DO IMGs
2021 1907 99.8 1246 (65 %) 332 (17 %) 309 (16 %)
2020 1858 98.9 1188 (63 %) 335 (18 %) 293 (15 %)
2019 1715 98.8 1090 (63 %) 329 (19 %) 275 (16 %)
2018 1556 99.0 1025 (65 %) 251 (16 %) 264 (16 %)
2017 1495 99.7 972 (65 %) 216 (14 %) 303 (20 %)

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