Medical Education

Columbus is Ohio's state capital and largest city. It is home to a wide variety of cultural events (e.g., Irish Festival, Gallery Hop, Columbus Marathon), parks, sports teams (Blue Jackets, Crew, Clippers, Ohio State Buckeyes), shopping and entertainment venues, and restaurants.

Coupled with excellent post-secondary educational opportunities, highly rated school systems, a low unemployment rate and affordable housing, you will find that Columbus is an ideal place to do your residency training.

Big city appeal, small town feel. Columbus is for you to discover.


Home to diverse sports teams including the Ohio State Buckeyes, the Columbus Blue Jackets NHL, the Columbus Clippers AAA baseball and the Columbus Crew.

Columbus Living


Post-secondary education options abound, with the Ohio State University, Capitol University, Franklin University, the Columbus College of Art and Design, and Columbus State Community College heading the list.


The nationally acclaimed Columbus Zoo and Aquarium, the COSI children's science museum, cultural festivals, the annual Ohio State Fair, and extensive parks and trails offer many opportunities for families. Easton Town Centre, Tuttle Mall, and Polaris Fashion Place provide ample shopping.

The Short North, the Arena District, Broadway shows and fine arts performances nearly every weekend offer many entertainment opportunities.