4 YEAR MD PROGRAM
Students enrolled in our Caribbean medical school's MD program will take part in two years of pre-clinical courses and clinical training that will prepare them to enter a residency program in the U.S.
4 YEAR MD PROGRAM
All applicants applying for the 4 Year MD Program at our Caribbean medical school are required to finish at least 2 academic years & 90 credit hours of undergraduate studies with a cumulative GPA of 3.0, including the following subjects:
(8 credit hours) of Inorganic or General Chemistry (with labs)
(8 credit hours) of Organic Chemistry (with labs)
(8 credit hours) of General Biology (with labs)
(8 credit hours) of Physics (with labs)
(6 credit hours) of English
(8 credit hours) of Pre-Calculus/Calculus
These requirements are determined by State Medical Boards and are required for future licensure in the respective states. These are simply guidelines and are not meant to be all-inclusive, please contact our office
if you have questions.
Twenty months of pre-clinical courses, at our Caribbean medical school, in bio-medical sciences are combined with a Clinical Board Series utilizing patient and physician educators to maximize the experience for each student. After the coursework and the clinical training, students are prepared to enter into any residency program in the United States. There is no compromise in the total number of hours credited or clinical exposure with this program.
Xavier University School of Medicine at Aruba's accelerated program groups four academic years of medical education into slightly less than 4 years, without compromising the total number of hours credited or clinical exposure.
XUSOM offers students this unique semester to not only prepare them for the USMLE Step 1 Exam, but also for a smooth transition into clinical medicine in the United States.