Frequently Asked Questions

Does your institution sponsor H1B visas?

No. 

When is your deadline?

Our deadline is 1st Friday in August of the current year.

Is there a cut off of USMLE scores?

It’s unlikely we’ll consider applicants with:

  • USMLE score <200
  • COMLEX score < (450)
  • Failed these tests.

Do you need to take the USMLE Step 3 exam before applying?

Yes. 

How important is research for applying to your program?

Our goal is to train life-long learners who are always eager to absorb new literature and critically evaluate development in the field. Prior research is one of the the surest way to demonstrate interest in this area. We do not favor extensive research experience in the absence of clinical acumen.

How many applicants do you accept yearly?

We accept three applicants every year.

How many applications do you receive yearly?

We receive approximately 500 applications.

When do you start reviewing applications?

We review applications starting late July of the current year.

When do you start the interviewing process?

The interviews take place in the months of September and October. For interviews, we contact the applicants via phone or email.

How many applicants do you interview?

We interview between 30 and 40 applicants.

Do you participate in the Matching Program?

Yes.