The Board of Trustees will grant the degree of Doctor in Medicine, after recommendation by the faculty. The requirements to obtain a Doctor in Medicine degree are:

  1. Completion of the Biomedical Sciences courses with a minimum grade point average of 2.50
  2. Completion of the Clinical Sciences courses established in the curriculum (both in the cognitive aspects as well as in the clinical skills, and professional behavior/attitudes) with a minimum grade point average of 2.50
  3. Passing the United States Medical License Examination (USMLE) Step 1, and Step 2 (CK)
  4. Passing a Clinical Performance Examination (CPX) during the fourth year of study and taking the Step 2 (CS)
  5. Demonstration of acceptable moral, ethical and professional standards at all times during the course of their study program.
  6. Completion of all financial and administrative obligations contracted with the School, including return of all borrowed library resources and completion of all documents in the academic file
  7. Completion of all medical records 8. Minimum overall grade point average of 2.50