The first American school for the deaf is is called the American School for the Deaf, which is in West Hartford, Connecticut. It was established by William Bolling on April 15, 1817, and it is still running today.
New England Hospital for Women and Children, established in 1862, was the first American Nursing School that opened in 1872. Linda Richards was it's first graduate. The hospital closed it's doors in 1969 but reopened it's door as the Dimock Community Health Center.
Physicians who plan to attend medical school in America must first complete a 4 year pre-med course. If you are going to medical school in India and it isn't required there you might not have to take the medical courses if you planned to practice in India.