Your clinical education at Medical University of the Americas takes place primarily in the second half of your academic program, during semesters 6 to 10—your final semesters before earning your MD and entering a residency program.
The Clinical Medicine program at MUA is 72 weeks:
- 42 weeks of required core rotations in Surgery, Internal Medicine, Pediatrics, Psychiatry, and Obstetrics and Gynecology.
- 30 weeks of elective clinical rotations that may be in any of the various medical specialties, depending upon the student’s future goals.
- Location: The Clinical Medicine program will be based in the US or Canada within a hospital medical setting where you will undergo your core and specialist rotations.
- Rotations: Medical University of the Americas has an extensive clinical program in conjunction with ACGME-approved teaching hospitals throughout the United States and Canada.
- Residency Success: On average, between 2021-2023, 96% of MUA graduates seeking residency have secured positions in programs in the U.S. and Canada*.
- Tuition for Students Entering on or after January 2024: Clinical Medicine is $18,155 per semester.
*Three-year residency placement rate is the percentage of students attaining a residency position out of all graduates or expected graduates in 2022-23 and graduates in 2021-22, and graduates in 2020-21 who were active applicants in the NRMP match or attained a residency outside the NRMP match.
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