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Family Medicine: Graduation 5 or more years ago No Minimum USMLE Scores or <=80 Multiple Attempts on USMLEs Both H1 & J1 Either H1 or J1 IMG Friendly Green Card/Citizens Only Non-recent Grad and Passing USMLE Scores

All our Family Medicine lists have been updated for 2011 match.

Item # FP-3-East:

Family Practice Residency Programs (East) sponsor either H1 or J1 visa or both.

Total # of programs: 75

(States available: CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, MD, NH, NJ, NY, NC, PA, RI, SC, VA, WV)


Price: $49.99

Item#FP-3-US

Family Practice Residency Programs (East + Midwest&More) that sponsor either H1 or J1 visa or both.

Total # of programs: 165+

(States: CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, MD, NH, NJ, NY, NC, PA, RI, SC, VA, WV, AK, AL, AR, AZ, IL, IN, LA, MI, MO, MS, MT, ND, NE, NV, OH, SD, TX, WI, WY)

Price: $89.99

Item# FP-3-Midwest&More:

Family Practice Programs (Midwest&More) that sponsor either H1 or J1 visa or both.

Total # of programs: 90+

(States: AK, AL, AR, AZ, IL, IN, LA, MI, MO, MS, MT, ND, NE, NV, OH, SD, TX, WI, WY)

Price: $59.99

 

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Item # FP-3-East: Family Medicine Residency Programs that sponsor either H1 or J1 visa or both.

FREIDA Code, Program and Type H1 or J1 visa sponsored? USMLE Step 1 Scores USMLE Step 2 Scores First Attempt on USMLEs? Residents IMGs_07 %IMGs_07 PGY1 IMGs_07 US IMGs_07 US Clinical Experience Graduation Unfilled in 2010 match? Unfilled in 2009 match? Unfilled in 2008 match? Comments Deadline, City, State, Phone, Email, Web
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 75=Passing USMLE scores (also referred to as no minimum USMLE scores) 75=Passing USMLE scores (also referred to as no minimum USMLE scores)   12 999 999%
 

 
Preferred, Not required No info No No Yes LORs from clinical experience (US or home country), but USCE and 2 LORs from that preferred; ECFMG certificate required *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 75 75   18 999 999%
 

 
Preferred, Not required 7 Years Yes No No Very IMG friendly program (in past more than 75% IMGs in any given batch); 06-07: at least 1 US IMG in PGY-1 *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 75 75   18 999 85%
 

 
Required, Duration not specified None No No Yes ECFMG certificate required; 2 attempts allowed; Combined 2-digit score of 160 on the USMLE Steps 1 & 2; US or Canadian clinical experience ok; No USCE required if US undergraduate or graduate degree *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 75 75   18
 
57% 7 1 None/No Mention 5 Years No No No Could easily have more IMGs as PGY-3 IMG info is not available; 2 attempts on USMLEs allowed; If graduation > 5 years, U.S. clinical experience (USCE) is required; current ECFMG certificate required; *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 75 75   36 11 53% 10 8 2 months None Yes No No 3 attempts max on each USMLE step; USCE & 2 US LORs written within the past year; externship & observership do not count; For H1 visa, Pass USMLE step 3 before February 1; exempt from H1 cap; Graduation: clinical continuity matters, (some flexibility) *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 75 75   24 9 42% 6 2 Required, Duration not specified 5 Years Yes Yes Yes Program intermittently warms up to IMGs; LORs from US clinical experience required; 3 attempts in all for Steps 1 & 2; 1st attempt on USMLE Step 3; *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 75 75   36 5 22% 2 1 None/No Mention None No No No Dean's letter required; *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 75 75 Preferred or Required 30 999 17% 2 2 6 months None No No Yes Prefers: Higher USMLE scores & first attempts, and 6-12 months US clinical experience; At least 17% IMGs; 2 IMGs in incoming PGY-1 (06-07); ECFMG certificate needed before beginning the program; *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 75 75   21 999 5% 0 0 None/No Mention
 
No Yes Yes Not an IMG friendly programs as such; ECFMG certificate required right at the time of application *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 75 75   6 999 50%
 

 
6 months 5 Years No No No USMLEs within 3 attempts; H1 visa if available; If not from US/Canada/Great Britain , 6 months exp. inpatient or outpatient (in the past 2 years) in any of these countries; IMG friendly (50-75%+) *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 75 75   42 999 50%
 

 
6 months 5 Years No Yes No USMLEs within 3 attempts; H1 visa if available, If not from US/Canada/Great Britain , 6 months exp. inpatient or outpatient (in the past 2 years) in any of these countries; IMG friendly (50%-75%) *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 75 75 Preferred or Required 12
 

 

 

 
12 months ACGME 5 Years No No No Must have ECFMG certificate by ROL (Rank Order List) submission deadline; USCE: 1 yr ACGME preferred, but reviews any experience; If not a first attempt, scores of 80 or above required *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 75 75   18 2
 

 

 
Required, Duration not specified None No Yes Yes Many D.O.s; no IMGs in 2006-2007 PGY-1 year *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 75 75   18 999
 

 

 
12 months ACGME 3 Years No No Yes Second attempt on USMLEs considered; 1 year of US clinical training (medical student or resident like) within last 2 years and 2 US LORs from that; Must be ECFMG certificate eligible by ROL submission *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 75 75   20
 

 

 

 
Preferred, Not required 5 Years No No No Only 1 attempt (in all) allowed; if a previous residency elsewhere & in practice, graduation is flexible; used to require 1 year USCE; For H-1 visa, pass USMLE Step 3 by NRMP match results; H-1 Applicant responsible for immigration attorney and visa fees *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 75 75   15
 

 

 

 
12 months ACGME None No No No No US exp. required, if from WHO listed medical school in Canada, Australia, England, Ireland, or Israel or 5th pathway program; If passed USMLEs on first attempts, program implies NO 1 year residency experience needed *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 78 78   12
 

 

 

 
6 months 7 Years No No Yes Flexible on US Clinical Experience and graduation year from medical school; Coordinator: No visas, but institute policy is: J1 & H1 visa - (only if available), use your own judgment *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 79 79   18 999
 

 

 
Preferred, Not required None No No No Scores on each step; ECFMG certificate needed by ROL submission *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 80 80   24 999 999%
 

 
Required, Duration not specified None No No No ECFMG certificate required; Successful completion of USMLE Step 3 by Dec 31 for H1 visa; 3 digits scores: 185/190; Canadian clinical experience is also ok; LORs also required from US/Canada clinical experience; *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 80 80   12 9 82% 3 0 Required, Duration not specified 6 Years No No Yes 2007-2008: 3 (out of 4) interns are IMGs; Encourages application by mid-November; Multiple attempts on USMLEs allowed (limited to two on each); *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 80 80   27
 
50%
 

 
2 months 10 Years No No No LOR from US experience needed; For H-1 visa, complete USMLE Step 3 by 12/31/07; Also accepts its own paper application in addition to ERAS application *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 80 80 Preferred or Required 27 9 48% 5 8 Preferred, Not required 5 Years No No No Minimum USMLE scores on each on first attempt; prefers US citizens and permanent residents; should have ECFMG certificate or very close to receiving it; *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 80 80   18 6 39%
 

 
Preferred, Not required None No No No All residency applications reviewed *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 80 80   27
 

 

 

 
12 months 5 Years No No No See * *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 80 80 Preferred or Required 18
 

 

 

 
12 months 10 Years No No No Claims to have IMGs; scores on each step *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 85 85   30 999
 

 

 
3 months 5 Years No Yes Yes 2 attempts allowed; ECFMG certificate needed by ROL submission; Recent US clinical experience (including some in Family Medicine) and LORs from that; H1-B visas on a case-by-case basis *
* Only H1 sponsored 77 77   30 30
 

 

 
None/No Mention None No No No USMLE scores of 77 on each step; *
* Only J1 sponsored 75 75   18 NA 83% 4 9 12 months ACGME 5 Years No No No Average USMLE scores of 190 required; 2 LORs from USCE required *
* Only J1 sponsored 75 75 Preferred or Required 18 16 83% 4 10 Preferred, Not required 5 Years No No Yes Transitional/internship year in US encouraged, esp. when graduation > 5 yrs; Many US-IMGs from different countries and background *
* Only J1 sponsored 75 75   18 12 78% 6 0 12 months None No No No 1 attempt on USMLEs allowed; At least 1 year of hands-on clinical experience in a family medicine or primary care setting and 1 LOR from that required; Almost all IMGs had approx. 1 yr. or more US residency exp.; ECFMG certificate required *
* Only J1 sponsored 75 75   18
 
61% 5 6 None/No Mention None No No No Whole application looked at; *
* Only J1 sponsored 75 75   24 1 48% 3 5 2 months 5 Years No No No ECFMG certificate required for the review of the application; LORs or evaluations from USCE required; *
* Only J1 sponsored 75 75   18 4 39% 4 3 3 months 4 Years No No No Number of attempts are looked at; US clinical experience (USCE): externship or rotation ok; 3 letters of recommendation from U.S. physicians; *
* Only J1 sponsored 75 75   18 999 39% 3 1 12 months ACGME None No No No IMGs have 1 year ACGME training in preliminary, transitional or categorical programs *
* Only J1 sponsored 75 75 Preferred or Required 30 10 27% 2 3 12 months ACGME 6 Years No Yes No Clinical experience working as a physician in the USA or Canada (externships or observerships do NOT qualify); *
* Only J1 sponsored 75 75   12 6 25%
 
1 12 months None No No Yes ECFMG certificate needed for application; Fewer attempts preferred (3 max in all); USMLE Steps 1 & 2 must have been passed after 7/1/03; Could have more IMGs as PGY-1 IMG info is unavailable; *
* Only J1 sponsored 75 75   18 1 6%
 
1 Preferred, Not required None No No No Quite competitive program; the higher the scores, the better; ECFMG certificate required right at the time of residency application through ERAS *
* Only J1 sponsored 75 75   18 5 0% 0 0
 
None Yes Yes Yes 2 attempts allowed; ECFMG certificate required before the application can be reviewed; Lately less and less IMGs every year *
* Only J1 sponsored 75 75   6
 

 

 

 
12 months ACGME 5 Years Yes No No Dean's letter required; *
* Only J1 sponsored 75 80   15
 

 

 

 
6 months 2 Years No No Yes ECFMG Certificate required by Match Day; LORs within last 1 1/2 yrs of application date; Employment Authorization Cards (EAD) are acceptable *
* Only J1 sponsored 75 75   21
 

 

 

 
12 months ACGME None No Yes Yes prefers US undergrads; 1 year of Internship or Transitional Year *
* Only J1 sponsored 75 75   24
 

 

 

 
12 months None No No No No Comments *
* Only J1 sponsored 75 75   18
 

 

 

 
12 months None Yes No No No comment *
* Only J1 sponsored 75 75   18 999
 

 
2 None/No Mention None No No No At least 2 US-IMGs (Caribbean Medical School graduates) in PGY-1 for 2006-2007; *
* Only J1 sponsored 79 79   18 4 39% 1 0 12 months ACGME 5 Years Yes No Yes Preferred USMLE scores: 82 or above; US Clinical experience is a MUST; Most IMGs have 1 year of ACGME experience *
* Only J1 sponsored 80 80   27 21 85% 8 0 Preferred, Not required 3 Years No No No Recent graduation and first attempts preferred; If more than 2-3 years, substantial clinical experience in last 2 years preferred, esp. US clinical experience *
* Only J1 sponsored 80 80   18 4 44% 3 8 12 months None Yes No Yes USMLE scores are preferred; Externship/Observership not considered; 3 US LORs needed; For last 3 years, all IMGs were from Caribbean Medical School. *
* Only J1 sponsored 80 80 Preferred or Required 26
 

 

 

 
None/No Mention 5 Years No No No First attempts; *
* Only J1 sponsored 80 80   18 999
 

 

 
None/No Mention 2 Years No Yes Yes
 
*
* Only J1 sponsored 80 80   18 999
 

 

 
6 months None No Yes No 3 Letters of Recommendation from US clinical experience required; *
* Only J1 sponsored 82 82 Preferred or Required 21 999 999%
 

 
Required, Duration not specified None Yes No Yes Total of 3 attempts only for both steps; Ideal Candidates: USMLE scores of 200 or greater; graduation within 2 yrs; *
* Only J1 sponsored 82 82   18 999
 

 

 
Preferred, Not required 8 Year No No Yes ECFMG certificate required by Mid January, 2008; Strong preference given to applicants with some US clinical ACGME like training *

Item # FP-3-Midwest: Family Medicine Residency Programs that sponsor either H1 or J1 visa or both.

FREIDA Code, Program and Type H1 or J1 visa sponsored? USMLE Step 1 Scores USMLE Step 2 Scores First Attempt on USMLEs? Residents IMGs_10 %IMGs_10 PGY1 IMGs_10 US IMGs_10 US Clinical Experience Graduation Unfilled in 2007 match? Unfilled in 2006 match? Unfilled in 2005 match? Comments Deadline, City, State, Phone, Email, Web
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 75=Passing USMLE scores (also referred to as no minimum USMLE scores) 75=Passing USMLE scores (also referred to as no minimum USMLE scores)   24
 
999%
 

 
12 months 5 Years No No No IMG friendly; Needed US experience depends on the date of graduation; Either graduation or last clinical practice within last 5 years; *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 75 75 Preferred or Required 24 24 999%
 

 
Required, Duration not specified 5 Years Yes Yes Yes Almost 100% IMGs, Preferred scores: 80+; Hands-on US clinical experience (but would consider outside experience); visas individually considered; ECFMG certificate required prior to NRMP Match deadline; graduation: within 5 years of program start date *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 75 75   6 4 100% 2
 
Required, Duration not specified 10 Years No No No Graduation: state licensure limit applies; 5 attempts in all for Steps 1 & 2; *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 75 75 Preferred or Required 18 14 82% 4 14 Required, Duration not specified 3 Years No No Yes Very US-IMG friendly; ECFMG certificate required, Must have passed Step 1 at the least, Clinical experience such as rotations or residency in the US, Canada, Great Britain, Germany, New Zealand & Australia *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 75 75 Preferred or Required 15 9 67% 4 0 Preferred, Not required 2 Years No No Yes First attempts; Graduation flexible with good US clinical experience; Prefers J-1 visa; *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 75 75   18 8 50% 5 1 None/No Mention 5 Years No No Yes 2 attempts allowed; If graduation > 5 years ago; experience as a physician in the U.S is required; 1 US-IMG for 2007-2008 intern year out of 6 residents; *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 75 75   18 9 39% 0 2 6 months 3 Years Yes No Yes Also visit, *; 6 months clinical experience in a US medical facility; *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 75 75   42 6 10% 1 0 12 months 3 Years No Yes Yes No more than 2 attempts on each; *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 75 75   18
 

 

 

 
12 months 5 Years No No No 5 yrs requirement due to licensure issues, 2 attempts at the most; *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 75 75   21
 

 

 

 
12 months ACGME None Yes Yes Yes 12 months of clinical rotations within last 2 years in the U.S ok, but observership or externship don't qualify; Pass USMLE Step 1 in 2 attempts and Step 2 on the first attempt; Valid ECFMG certificate required for interview consideration *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 75 75 Preferred or Required 12
 

 

 

 
12 months ACGME No info Yes No No Clinical experience in a hospital in United Kingdom or Canada is also acceptable; prefers higher scores, exempt from H-1 visa cap; *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 75 75   18 999
 

 

 
3 months 5 Years No No No USMLEs within last 5 years; 3-6 months resident like US/Canada clinical experience in last 2 years (documentation necessary) ; H1 visa: applicant responsible for immigration attorney fees; current ECFMG certificate required *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 78 78   21 999 999%
 

 
Preferred, Not required None No No No Majority of residents are IMGs *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 80 80   21 999 90%
 

 
6 months None No No No 3 attempts on USMLEs at the most; Clinical experience in: US, UK or Australia (externships and observerships considered, but not research) *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 80 80 Preferred or Required 18 17 72% 3 2 6 months 6 Years No No No USMLE Step 1 and 2 on first attempt, should have passed Step 2 CS & English test; for H1-B visa, pass USMLE Step 3 by March, 2008 *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 80 80 Preferred or Required 27 999 60%
 

 
Required, Duration not specified 5 Years No Yes No Scores requirement flexible; Multiple attempts at USMLE looked upon less favorably; *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 80 80   18
 
56% 4
 
6 months 5 Years No No Yes Prefers: 80, but is not absolute; 2 attempts; Flexibility is shown depending other qualifications; Prefers J-1; H1 visa: on a case-by-case basis; USCE: Canadian, UK or Australian clinical experience is ok; Programs says 70% IMGs; *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 80 80   18 2 33% 1
 
6 months 2 Years Yes No Yes Prefers activity in clinical medicine in the USA within the previous 2 years (medical school or residency); ECFMG certificate required for application; *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 80 80   18 5 33% 2 3 Required, Duration not specified 2 Years No Yes No Criteria are preferred, not absolute; *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 80 80 Preferred or Required 26 8 27% 3 2 Preferred, Not required 3 Years No No No No fail on USMLE allowed; highly prefers: 1 year of US clinical experience; if graduation > 3 years --> meaningful continuity in medicine required; *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 80 80   18
 

 

 

 
Required, Duration not specified 3 Years No Yes Yes Residency interview criteria is not absolute, but preferred; Dean's letter required; Graduation: after 2005; *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 80 80 Preferred or Required 18
 

 

 

 
Preferred, Not required 4 Years No No No H-1 visa: results of USMLE Step 3 must be available before match due date; Prefers 4-6 weeks USCE (observerships are considered); Graduation: not before 2004 *
* Both H1 & J1 sponsored 82 82   18 10 39% 1 2 6 months 7 Years Yes Yes Yes 6-12 months of ACGME approved training in the U.S. requested; Externships and observerships will be considered.; For H1 visa, premium processing only and must submit PASS result by match; *
* Only J1 sponsored 75 75   38
 
999%
 

 
Preferred, Not required 5 Years No No No Multiple attempts on USMLEs allowed (limited to 2 on each step) *
* Only J1 sponsored 75 75   24 999 999% 8
 
Preferred, Not required 10 Years No No Yes 3 attempts max on each step; Graduation flexible if postgraduate training in another country; 1 yr USCE preferred (externships, observership, research count) ; PGY1: 100% IMGs; 2 yrs ago 85% IMGs; Step 2 CS by Dec 15; ECFMG certificate by ROL submission; *
* Only J1 sponsored 75 75   6 5 999%
 

 
12 months None No No Yes LORs should be current (this year); ECFMG certificate required at the time of application; Almost 80-100% IMGs; 2007-2008 PGY-1: 2 out of 2 residents are IMGs *
* Only J1 sponsored 75 75   24 8 999% 2
 
Preferred, Not required None Yes No No 06-07: 1-2 IMGs in PGY1; Best applicants have 1 year of clinical experience; Prefers: scores in 80s & first attempts (as such 2 attempts allowed) and graduation: 5 years; Dean's letter required; Program says: 15-25% IMGs (1 to 2 per year) *
* Only J1 sponsored 75 75   18 999 999%
 

 
12 months 3 Years No No No US clinical experience in last 2 years; Observership may qualify as US Experience, at the discretion of the program; at least 1 US-IMG for PGY-1 in 2006-2007; *
* Only J1 sponsored 75 75   39 19 999%
 

 
None/No Mention None No No Yes % IMGs: last year - 49% and a year before that 41% *
* Only J1 sponsored 75 75 Preferred or Required 18 999 89%
 

 
Required, Duration not specified 5 Years Yes Yes Yes First attempts on USMLEs are important; prefers citizens/permanent residents, but accepts J1 visa sponsored by ECFMG only; ECFMG certificate required for consideration *
* Only J1 sponsored 75 75   15 11 87% 4 0 6 months None No No Yes 2 attempts allowed on each step of USMLEs; high resident turnover; if graduation >2 years --> current hands on (6 months) clinical experience in the U.S. *
* Only J1 sponsored 75 75 Preferred or Required 24 10 72% 6 6 None/No Mention None No No No USMLE attempts important than scores; If graduation > 3 years -> 12 months of clinical experience required; *
* Only J1 sponsored 75 75   30 9 53% 9 7 3 months None No Yes Yes USMLE Steps 1 and 2 in 3 attempts & within the last 5 years; ECFMG certificate required by rank time; Preferred:1-2 attempts, graduation within 5 yrs; if no US exp (research, externship or observership NOT considered) then under/grad degree in the US *
* Only J1 sponsored 75 75 Preferred or Required 24 999 35%
 

 
None/No Mention 3 Years No No No Approximately 35% IMGs; Programs also says that graduation up to 5 years would be considered *
* Only J1 sponsored 75 75   24 7 25% 1 1 12 months ACGME None No Yes No 2 attempts on each USMLE step allowed; 2007-2008: 2 IMGs in PGY-1 year; Letters of reference should be current (written in 2007); Dean's letter required; Also required is a letter from Program Director for each residency program; *
* Only J1 sponsored 75 75   18 4 22% 2 3 Preferred, Not required None Yes Yes Yes Preferred: 1st attempts; hands-on USCE and under/grad degree in the USA ; USMLEs within last 5 years and ECFMG certificate required *
* Only J1 sponsored 75 75   18 3 22% 2 3 Preferred, Not required None No No Yes Preferred: 1st attempts; hands-on USCE and under/grad degree in the USA ; USMLEs within last 5 years and ECFMG certificate required *
* Only J1 sponsored 75 75   72 12 21% 5 10 Preferred, Not required 5 Years No No Yes Maximum 3 attempts on each step; Prefers ECFMG certification before interviewing; Graduation: 5 years from the program start date; *
* Only J1 sponsored 75 75   15 7 20% 1 1 Preferred, Not required None No Yes Yes Preferred: 1st (or in some cases 2nd) attempts; hands-on USCE and under/grad degree in the USA ; USMLEs within last 5 years and ECFMG certificate required *
* Only J1 sponsored 75 75   21
 
19% 0 2 Required, Duration not specified None No Yes Yes US clinical experience and an LOR from it strongly recommended; 2007-2008: 3 out of 6 PGY-1 residents are IMGs, of which 2 are US-IMGs *
* Only J1 sponsored 75 75   29 7 17% 3 1 Preferred, Not required None No No No If grad > 5 yrs --> 1 yr. US clinical experience (observership & externship do not qualify); ECFMG certificate needed by 1/31; *
* Only J1 sponsored 75 75   42 4 2% 1 1 Preferred, Not required None No No No Preferred: 1st attempts; hands-on USCE and under/grad degree in the USA ; USMLEs within last 5 years and ECFMG certificate required *
* Only J1 sponsored 75 75   6 0 0% 0 0 Preferred, Not required None No No No Preferred: 1st attempts; hands-on USCE and under/grad degree in the USA ; USMLEs within last 5 years and ECFMG certificate required *
* Only J1 sponsored 75 75   18 0 0% 0 0 12 months 2 Years No No No 1 year of clinical exp. in a US hospital highly recommended; Criteria is preferred and not absolute; normally not an IMG friendly program *
* Only J1 sponsored 75 75   36
 

 

 

 
Required, Duration not specified 10 Years No No No ECFMG certificate required; USMLE Steps 1 & 2 in 3 attempts or less; recent clinical experience, preferably in the US; 20% of applicants granted interviews; *
* Only J1 sponsored 75 75   36
 

 

 

 
12 months 5 Years No No No Applicants should be J-1 eligible or be permanent resident; requires passing USMLE Step 1, Step 2 CK and USMLE Step 2 CS; USCE is preferred; ECFMG certificate required *

 
Only J1 sponsored 79 79  
 
NA
 
NA NA 6 months 2 Years No No No New program; USMLE Scores: 190 or more; clinical experience within a US hospital in last 2 years;
 
* Only J1 sponsored 80 80   27 999 999%
 

 
Required, Duration not specified 5 Years Yes No Yes Very FMG friendly (most are IMGs); Experience in a LCGME approved hospital; ECFMG certificate required prior to ROL submission *
* Only J1 sponsored 80 80   12 999 75%
 
3 Preferred, Not required 5 Years No No Yes 2 attempts on USMLEs allowed; 1 year US clinical experience strongly preferred; ECFMG certificate needed at the time of residency application; Medical School Graduation: 2004 or later *
* Only J1 sponsored 80 80   30 26 73% 8 2 Preferred, Not required None No No No Preferred USMLE scores: 80+; Pass Step 2 CS before ROL submission *
* Only J1 sponsored 80 80 Preferred or Required 18 9 50%
 

 
12 months ACGME 5 Years Yes Yes Yes ECFMG certificate required for consideration; Preferred: 1st attempt and USMLE scores 80 or above; Observerships and research do not count as US clinical experience; Graduation: 1/1/2002 or later; %IMGs: approximately 50% *
* Only J1 sponsored 80 80   18 5 44% 3 5 12 months 4 Years No Yes Yes Flexible about graduation & scores; Many D.O.s (44%) *
* Only J1 sponsored 80 80 Preferred or Required 30 10 40% 5 1 Required, Duration not specified 5 Years No No Yes USMLE scores not averaged; some documented exp. in primary care required; 3 IMG residents in PGY 2 (no info for PGY-3); 8 out of 9 interns (2007-2008 year) are IMGs; *
* Only J1 sponsored 80 80   24 5 33%
 

 
None/No Mention None Yes Yes Yes Application not considered below 80 on each step. *
* Only J1 sponsored 80 80   24 3 21% 0 1 None/No Mention 3 Years Yes Yes Yes 3 attempts on each USMLE step and all exam within 7 years, not away from clinical activities for more than 2 years, must have lived in the US for 2 years *
* Only J1 sponsored 80 80 Preferred or Required 6 2 20% 0 1 12 months ACGME 5 Years Yes No No ECFMG certificate required by the time ROL is submitted; Preferred: 1st attempt and USMLE scores 80 or above; Observerships and research do not count as US clinical experience; *
* Only J1 sponsored 80 80 Preferred or Required 24 3 13% 2 0 None/No Mention 5 Years No Yes No Scores are average; 1st attempts; prefers US citizen & permanent residents and recent grad; if graduation ** years ago, proof of ** Continuing Medical Education (CME) needed ;ECFMG certificate & a PASS on CSA/Step 2 CS reqd prior to interview *
* Only J1 sponsored 80 80   18
 

 

 

 
Preferred, Not required None Yes No No USMLE scores on each Step; ECFMG certificate required for interview consideration *
* Only J1 sponsored 80 80   21
 

 

 

 
Preferred, Not required 10 Years No No Yes If scores less than 80, but have 6 months US exp., application is reviewed. *
* Only J1 sponsored 80 80   15
 

 

 

 
24 months 4 Years No No No 2 attempts allowed; Requires Dean's letter; *

 
Only J1 sponsored 80 80   24 NA
 
NA NA Preferred, Not required No info No No No IMG friendly program
 
* Only J1 sponsored 80 80   21
 

 

 

 
12 months 3 Years Yes No Yes Current ECFMG certificate required; *
* Only J1 sponsored 80 80 Preferred or Required 6 1
 

 

 
12 months ACGME 5 Years Yes Yes No ECFMG certificate required for consideration; Preferred: 1st attempt and USMLE scores 80 or above; Observerships and research do not count as US clinical experience; *
* Only J1 sponsored 82 82   39 11 41%
 
10 12 months 5 Years Yes Yes No Could have more IMGs as PGY-1 IMG info is not available; USMLE scores greater than 200 are desirable; clinical experience or transitional year experience preferred, not required; ECFMG certificate required before residency application can be reviewed *
* Only J1 sponsored 82 82   18 6 28% 1 3 None/No Mention 4 Years No No No No comments *

Notes:

  1. N/A or empty cells=No information is available
  2. IMGs_10 = 999 and %IMGs_10 = 999%, mean Family Medicine residency program takes IMGs, but InfoIMG could not obtain the total number and/or % of IMGs, respectively.
  3. The "IMGs_10", "%IMGs_10", "PGY1 IMGs_10" and "US IMGs_10" fields are as of June 30, 2010. InfoIMG has yet been not able to update these fields for the batches that graduated in 2010 as PGY III and joined as PGY I. However, whenever available that information is provided in the "comments" field..

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