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Requirements for Graduation per Class

2022

Must be completed ONE week prior to graduation

  • Pass all third-year clerkships, including shelf examinations by January 1st of your MS4 year
  • Pass two sub-internships
  • Pass one Ambulatory rotation
  • Complete an FRCT Scholarly Project
  • Pass five electives
    • No more than TWO Pre-clerkship elective equivalents may be counted toward the total elective count
    • Two electives must be on campus (i.e. in our electives catalogue)
      • Pre-clerkship electives are considered “on campus”
  • Pass OSCE
  • Take USMLE Step 2: Clinical Knowledge
  • Complete Exit Interview with Financial Aid

      ★At least one clinical rotation must be done in the second half of the 4th year

      ★IM requirement: one elective or one sub-internship must be in Internal Medicine

                *Designation of the IM requirement will be noted in the course catalog (or equivalent)

2023

Must be completed ONE week prior to graduation

  • Pass all third-year clerkships, including shelf examinations
  • Pass two sub-internships
  • Pass one Ambulatory rotation
  • Pass six electives
    • No more than TWO Pre-clerkship elective equivalents may be counted toward the total elective count
    • Two electives must be on campus (i.e. in our electives catalogue)
      • Pre-clerkship electives are considered “on campus”
  • Pass OSCE
  • Take USMLE Step 2: Clinical Knowledge 
  • Complete Exit Interview with Financial Aid

      ★At least one clinical rotation must be done in the second half of the 4th year

      ★IM requirement: one elective or one sub-internship must be in Internal Medicine

                 *Designation of the IM requirement will be noted in the course catalog (or equivalent)

Renaissance Curriculum

Must be completed before ONE week prior to graduation

  • Pass all third-year clerkships (9), including shelf examinations
  • Pass ONE 2-week elective (added to the Pediatric Clerkship)
  • Pass TWO sub-internships
  • Pass FOUR electives
    • Pre-clerkship elective equivalents may be counted as one of the
    • Two electives must be on campus (i.e. in our electives catalog
      • Pre-clerkship electives are considered on campus
  • Pass PoM4: Transition to Residency (4 weeks)
  • Pass ONE Back-to-Basics (4 weeks)
  • Complete an FRCT Scholarly Project
  • Pass OSCE
  • Take USMLE Step 2, Clinical Knowledge examination
  • Complete Exit Interview with Financial Aid

Ambulatory Requirement: one (4-week) elective or one sub-internship must be an Ambulatory rotation (as designated in the course catalog); in addition to the expectations of the elective, students will have designated curricular material to satisfy the ambulatory requirement; this requirement cannot be fulfilled with a pre-clerkship elective

Internal Medicine Requirement: one (4-week) elective, one sub-internship or one back-to-basics rotation must be in Internal Medicine (as designated in the course catalog); cannot be fulfilled with a pre-clerkship elective

★ At least one clinical rotation must be done in the second half of the 4th year