News & Events

USMLE Step 2 CK and 2016 Match

USMLE Step 2 CK Scores of International Medical Graduates by Preferred Specialty, Match Status, and IMG Applicant Type – 2016 Match

Change in Step 2 CK’s Passing Requirements


At its May 2014 meeting, the USMLE Management Committee conducted a review of the Step 2 CK examination minimum passing score. As a result of its review, the Management Committee decided to raise the recommended Step 2 CK minimum passing score from 203 to 209. This change will be applied to Step 2 CK examinees Read More…

What’s New – MyERAS 2015


Profile: Applicants may select Visa type (J-1 and/or H-1B) when answering Yes to the Visa Sponsorship question under Citizenship in the Profile.

IMG Performance in the 2014 Match


For the twelfth consecutive year, the number of first-year (PGY-1) residency positions offered through the National Resident Matching Program® (NRMP®) Main Residency Match® increased. A total of 26,678 first-year positions were offered in the 2014 Match. This represents an increase of 540 positions compared to last year and an increase of more than 6,000 positions Read More…