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United States Medical Licensing Examination (USMLE)

The University of Massachusetts Medical School requires that all medical students take Step 1, Step 2 CK, and Step 2 CS of the USMLE. A grade of pass is not required for promotion. However, students are required to pass all three exams and release results to the institution for graduation.

Applications for the Step 1 and Step 2 Examinations

  • Applications are available on the National Board of Medical Examiners Website URL:
  • Completed applications are certified by the Registrar.
  • Examination scores are sent directly to the student from the National Board of Medical Examiners and to the Associate Dean for Student Affairs of the Medical School.
  • A copy of the examination scores are kept in the Registrar’s Office.