Getting a residency in the USA

Getting a residency in the USA

What specialty you will apply and score you will need to match:

Getting a match in the USA is very competitive, you have to obtain an excellent score to secure the residency spot. Program directors use the score as a tool to select candidates to call for the interview. The minimum passing score for Step1 is 194. According to NRMP Overall, U.S. allopathic seniors who matched to their preferred specialty have mean USMLE Step 1 score of 232.8 (s.d. = 17.5).

Here is what you need to know for Step1 & Step 2 score. 

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Medical Residency Interview

Medical Residency Interview

For any medical student US-Med or international medical graduate (IMG) once they pass the USMLE licensing exam and apply for the residency match, getting an interview call is very important. Furthermore, once they receive the interview invitation, it’s crucial to be well prepared for the day interview. What the components that convince the program director to call the student for the interview:

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