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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

Item # FP-1-East_75:

Family Practice Residency Programs (East) that require No minimum USMLE Scores. 

(Total # of programs: 65)

Price: $39.99 (All FM lists are updated for the 2011 match)

(This item is a subset of Item # FP-1-East below)

Item # FP-1-Midwest_75:

Family Practice Programs (Midwest) that require No minimum USMLE Scores.

(Total # of programs: 74)

Price: $49.99 (All FM lists are updated for the 2011 match)

(This item is a subset of Item FP-1-Midwest below)

Item # FP-1-East:

USMLE scores of 80 or less

Total # of programs: 103

Price: $59.99 (All FM lists are updated for the 2011 match)

Item # FP-1-Midwest:

USMLE scores of 80 or less

Total # of programs: 127

Price: $69.99 (All FM lists are updated for the 2011 match)

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

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

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Item # FP-1-East: Family Medicine Residency Programs (East) requiring USMLE scores of 80 or less including no minimum Scores

FREIDA Code and Program Type USMLE Step 1 Scores USMLE Step 2 Scores First Attempt on USMLEs?5 Residents IMGs_10 %IMGs_10 PGY1 IMGs_10 US IMGs_10 H1 or J1 visa sponsored? US Clinical Experience Graduation Unfilled in 2010 match? Unfilled in 2009 match? Unfilled in 2008 match? Comments Deadline, City, State, Phone, Email, Web
* Community-Univ affiliated 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%
 

 
Both H1 & J1 sponsored 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 *
* University 75 75   21 999 999%
 

 
None sponsored Required, Duration not specified 5 Years No No No 2 attempts allowed on each USMLE Step; Required USMLE scores used to be 80 (3 digits:195); For 2007-2008: at least 3 US-IMGs in PGY-2; ECFMG certificate required for consideration *
* University 75 75   18 999 999%
 

 
Both H1 & J1 sponsored 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 *
* Community 75 75   18 999 999%
 

 
None sponsored Preferred, Not required 5 Years No No Yes 80+ preferred; visas may be sponsored for excellent candidates; Very IMG friendly residency program (approximately 90-100% IMGs) *
* Community-Univ affiliated 75 75   21 999 999%
 

 
None sponsored 12 months 7 Years No Yes No 3 attempts for USMLE steps 1 and Step 2; IMG friendly residency program (approximately 50% IMGs); at least 1 US IMG for intern year in 2006-2007 *
* University 75 75   18 999 85%
 

 
Both H1 & J1 sponsored 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 *
* Community-Univ affiliated 75 75 Preferred or Required 18 15 83% 4 10 Only J1 sponsored 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 *
* Community-Univ affiliated 75 75   18 15 83% 4 9 Only J1 sponsored 12 months ACGME 5 Years No No No Average USMLE scores of 190 required; 2 LORs from USCE required *
* Community-Univ affiliated 75 80   21 17 81% 6 12 None sponsored Preferred, Not required 2 Years Yes Yes Yes 2 Letters of Recommendation from US physician are suggested; seems to prefer Caribbean Medical School graduates *
* Community-Univ affiliated 75 75   18 14 78% 6 0 Only J1 sponsored 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 *
* Community 75 75   18 11 61%
 

 
None sponsored 6 months 5 Years Yes No Yes Should have passed USMLE Steps 1 & 2 before applying; "hands-on" US Clinical Experience and 3 current letters of recommendation from US physicians *
* Community 75 75   18 11 61% 5 6 Only J1 sponsored None/No Mention None No No No Whole application looked at; *
* Community-Univ affiliated 75 75   18 12 57% 7 1 Both H1 & J1 sponsored 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; *
* Community-Univ affiliated 75 75   36 19 53% 10 8 Both H1 & J1 sponsored 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) *
* Community 75 75   15 8 50%
 

 
None sponsored None/No Mention 2 Years No Yes Yes 2 attempts allowed on each USMLE step1 and Step 2; If graduation > 2 yrs, 6 months of direct patient care experience or clinical rotation required (US/Canada) within last 2 years; 3 US/Canadian LORs required *
* University 75 75   24 10 48% 3 5 Only J1 sponsored 2 months 5 Years No No No ECFMG certificate required for the review of the application; LORs or evaluations from USCE required; *
* Community 75 75 Preferred or Required 15 7 47% 2 4 None sponsored Required, Duration not specified 3 Years No Yes Yes 2 LORs within last 6 months; ECFMG certificate required for interview consideration *
* Community 75 75   24 10 42% 6 2 Both H1 & J1 sponsored 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; *
* Community-Univ affiliated 75 75   18 7 39% 4 3 Only J1 sponsored 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; *
* Community 75 75   18 7 39% 3 1 Only J1 sponsored 12 months ACGME None No No No IMGs have 1 year ACGME training in preliminary, transitional or categorical programs *
* Community 75 75   18 6 33%
 
6 None sponsored Required, Duration not specified 5 Years No Yes Yes Up to 3 attempts allowed on each Step of USMLE, but overall cap at 5 attempts; Mainly US-IMGs from Caribbean Medical Schools; TOEFL; Could have more IMGs as PGY 1 IMG info is not available *
* Community-Univ affiliated 75 75 Preferred or Required 30 8 27% 2 3 Only J1 sponsored 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); *
* Community 75 75   12 3 25%
 
1 Only J1 sponsored 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; *
* Community-Univ affiliated 75 75   36 8 22% 2 1 Both H1 & J1 sponsored None/No Mention None No No No Dean's letter required; *
* Community 75 75   18 3 18% 1 0 None sponsored 12 months None No Yes Yes You must pass all three USMLE levels; many D.O.s (65%) > *
* University 75 75 Preferred or Required 30 5 17% 2 2 Both H1 & J1 sponsored 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; *
* Community 75 75   24 3 13% 1
 
None sponsored None/No Mention None Yes No Yes ECFMG certificate required (does not specify whether) at the time of residency application *
* Community-Univ affiliated 75 75   18 2 11% 0 1 None sponsored 12 months ACGME 5 Years No No No LORs must be written within the past 1 1/2 year; email2: *; IMGs have preliminary or transitional year experience *
* Community-Univ affiliated 75 75   18 1 6% 0 1 None sponsored Required, Duration not specified 5 Years No No No US clinical experience in a hospital in preceding 12 months; *
* University 75 75   18 1 6%
 
1 Only J1 sponsored 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 *
* Community 75 75   18 1 6%
 

 
None sponsored Preferred, Not required 3 Years No Yes Yes PGY-1 IMG info is not available *
* Community-Univ affiliated 75 75   21 1 5% 0 0 Both H1 & J1 sponsored None/No Mention
 
No Yes Yes Not an IMG friendly programs as such; ECFMG certificate required right at the time of application *
* Community-Univ affiliated 75 75   21 0 0% 0 0 None sponsored 12 months 5 Years Yes No No Normally not an IMG friendly program (0-5% IMGs on any given year) *
* University 75 75   18 0 0% 0 0 Only J1 sponsored
 
None Yes Yes Yes 2 attempts allowed; ECFMG certificate required before the application can be reviewed; Lately less and less IMGs every year *
* University 75 75   18 0 0% 0 0 None sponsored Required, Duration not specified 6 Years No No Yes Whole application reviewed; as such not an IMG friendly residency program *
* Community-Univ affiliated 75 75   18
 

 

 

 
None sponsored 12 months 5 Years No Yes No Clinical experience in the hospital; many US-IMGs (Caribbean Medical School graduates); at least 1 PGY-1 US IMG for 06-07; *
* Community-Univ affiliated 75 75   18
 

 

 
2 Only J1 sponsored None/No Mention None No No No At least 2 US-IMGs (Caribbean Medical School graduates) in PGY-1 for 2006-2007; *
* Community-Univ affiliated 75 75   42 999 50%
 

 
Both H1 & J1 sponsored 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%) *
* Community 75 75   24 999
 
999% 999 None sponsored Preferred, Not required 5 Years Yes Yes Yes 1 fail allowed; CSA/Step 2 CS in 2 attempts; IMG friendly Family Medicine Residency program (a "large" number of residents are IMGs); *
* Community 75 75 Preferred or Required 12
 

 

 

 
Both H1 & J1 sponsored 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 *
* Community-Univ affiliated 75 75   6 999 50%
 

 
Both H1 & J1 sponsored 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%+) *
* Community-Univ affiliated 75 75   21
 

 

 

 
None sponsored 12 months 3 Years No No No Not an IMG friendly program and hardly any IMGs; requires ECFMG certificate or eligibility for interview consideration *
* Community-Univ affiliated 75 75   18
 

 

 

 
Both H1 & J1 sponsored 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 *
* University 75 75   24
 

 

 

 
Only J1 sponsored 12 months None No No No No Comments *
* Community 75 75   21
 

 

 

 
Only J1 sponsored 12 months ACGME None No Yes Yes prefers US undergrads; 1 year of Internship or Transitional Year *
* Community-Univ affiliated 75 75   18
 

 

 

 
Both H1 & J1 sponsored Required, Duration not specified None No Yes Yes Many D.O.s; no IMGs in 2006-2007 PGY-1 year *
* Community-Univ affiliated 75 75 Preferred or Required 12
 

 

 

 
None sponsored 12 months 3 Years No No No 1st attempts; 3 digits minimum average USMLE scores:190; for J1: must currently have J1 visa; clinical rotation experience in US/Canada ok and 2 LORs from it; ECFMG certificate needed by match time; at least 1 PGY-1 US IMG in 06-07 *
* Community 75 80   15
 

 

 

 
Only J1 sponsored 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 *
* Community 75 75   6
 

 

 

 
Only J1 sponsored 12 months ACGME 5 Years Yes No No Dean's letter required; *
* Community-Univ affiliated 75 75   15
 

 

 

 
Both H1 & J1 sponsored 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 *
* Community 75 75   30
 

 

 

 
None sponsored Preferred, Not required None No No No A few IMGs (at least 1 US IMG for PGY-2 in 2007-2008); Around 37% of the residents are D.O.s *
* Community 75 75   20
 

 

 

 
Both H1 & J1 sponsored 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 *
* Community-Univ affiliated 75 75   18
 

 

 

 
Only J1 sponsored 12 months None Yes No No No comment *
* Community-Univ affiliated 77 77   30
 

 

 

 
Only H1 sponsored None/No Mention None No No No USMLE scores of 77 on each step; *
* Community-Univ affiliated 78 78   12
 

 

 

 
Both H1 & J1 sponsored 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 *
* Community-Univ affiliated 79 79 Preferred or Required 12 999 999%
 

 
None sponsored Required, Duration not specified 5 Years No No No If multiple attempts on any step(s); minimum score of 89 is needed on it ; US undergraduate degree preferred; Proof of recent work in medicine or academics, e.g. MPH, MS, Ph.D. etc expected; 25% or more IMGs. *
* Community 79 79   18 13 72% 4 0 None sponsored 12 months ACGME 5 Years No No No Very FMG friendly family practice residency program (may even be 90-100% IMGs); Prefers passing USMLE Step 3; USCE: Research, Observer ship or Externship NOT considered as US clinical experience *
* Community 79 79   18 7 39% 1 0 Only J1 sponsored 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 *
* Community-Univ affiliated 79 79   18
 

 

 

 
Both H1 & J1 sponsored Preferred, Not required None No No No Scores on each step; ECFMG certificate needed by ROL submission *
* Community-Univ affiliated 80 80   12 999 999%
 

 
None sponsored 6 months 5 Years No No No 80 is average; 6 months to 1 yr. exp. Preferred; Most (if not all) of the residents are IMGs; *
* Community-Univ affiliated 80 80 Preferred or Required 12 999 999%
 

 
None sponsored 12 months ACGME 5 Years No No Yes First attempts; Pass USMLE Step 2 CS by February 1, 2008; H1 visa is unclear: program also says offers H1 visa for pre-match. *
* Community-Univ affiliated 80 80   24 999 999%
 

 
Both H1 & J1 sponsored 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; *
* Community-Univ affiliated 80 80   27 23 85% 8 0 Only J1 sponsored 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 *
* Community-Univ affiliated 80 80   12 9 82% 3 0 Both H1 & J1 sponsored 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); *
* Community-Univ affiliated 80 80   18 999 75%
 

 
None sponsored Preferred, Not required None No No No Used to require 6 months USCE; *
* Community-Univ affiliated 80 80   12 8 67% 4 5 No Info 12 months None No Yes No Quite a few US-IMGs (Caribbean Medical School graduates); IMGs have substantial experience either in their countries or USA *
* Community-Univ affiliated 80 80   27 999 50%
 

 
Both H1 & J1 sponsored 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 *
* Community 80 80 Preferred or Required 27 13 48% 5 8 Both H1 & J1 sponsored 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; *
* University 80 80   18 8 44% 3 8 Only J1 sponsored 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. *
* Community 80 80   18 7 39% 2 3 None sponsored Preferred, Not required 5 Years No No Yes ECFMG certificate required for interview consideration; 3 digits USMLE scores: 190 or above on each step; proof of Continuing Medical Education (CME) needed if out of school more than five years *
* Community 80 80   18 7 39%
 

 
Both H1 & J1 sponsored Preferred, Not required None No No No All residency applications reviewed *
* Community 80 80   39 15 38% 4 9 None sponsored Preferred, Not required None Yes Yes Yes Many Caribbean (ROSS and St. Georges University) medical school graduates *
* Community-Univ affiliated 80 80 Preferred or Required 21
 

 

 

 
None sponsored Preferred, Not required 3 Years No No No USMLE scores on each and 1st attempt on USMLE exams preferred (still reviews 2nd attempt); if graduation > 3 years (i.e. before 2005), 1 yr. of US Clinical Experience required; *
* Community 80 80   27
 

 

 

 
Both H1 & J1 sponsored 12 months 5 Years No No No See * *
* Community-Univ affiliated 80 80   12
 

 

 

 
None sponsored Required, Duration not specified 5 Years No No Yes Dean's letter required *
* Community-Univ affiliated 80 80 Preferred or Required 18
 

 

 

 
Both H1 & J1 sponsored 12 months 10 Years No No No Claims to have IMGs; scores on each step *
* Community-Univ affiliated 80 80   18
 

 

 

 
Only J1 sponsored None/No Mention 2 Years No Yes Yes
 
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* Community-Univ affiliated 80 80   18
 

 

 

 
Only J1 sponsored 6 months None No Yes No 3 Letters of Recommendation from US clinical experience required; *
* Community 80 80   24
 

 

 

 
None sponsored Preferred, Not required 7 Years No Yes No All applications are reviewed on an individual basis; 2 attempts on each USMLE Step allowed; Dean's letter required; pass all USMLE Steps within 7 years; *
* Community 80 80 Preferred or Required 26
 

 

 

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

Item # FP-1-Midwest: Family Medicine Residency Programs (East) requiring USMLE scores of 80 or less including no minimum Scores

FREIDA Code and Program Type USMLE Step 1 Scores USMLE Step 2 Scores First Attempt on USMLEs?5 Residents IMGs_10 %IMGs_10 PGY1 IMGs_10 US IMGs_10 H1 or J1 visa sponsored? US Clinical Experience Graduation Unfilled in 2007 match? Unfilled in 2006 match? Unfilled in 2005 match? Comments Deadline, City, State, Phone, Email, Web
* Community-Univ affiliated 75=Passing USMLE scores (also referred to as no minimum USMLE scores) 75=Passing USMLE scores (also referred to as no minimum USMLE scores)   39 999 999%
 

 
Only J1 sponsored None/No Mention None No No Yes % IMGs: last year - 49% and a year before that 41% *
* Community-Univ affiliated 75 75   38 999 999%
 

 
Only J1 sponsored Preferred, Not required 5 Years No No No Multiple attempts on USMLEs allowed (limited to 2 on each step) *
* Community-Univ affiliated 75 75   24 999 999%
 

 
Both H1 & J1 sponsored 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; *
* Community-Univ affiliated 75 75   24 999 999% 8
 
Only J1 sponsored 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; *
* Community-Univ affiliated 75 75   18 999 999%
 

 
Only J1 sponsored 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; *
* Community 75 75 Preferred or Required 15 999 999%
 

 
None sponsored Required, Duration not specified 5 Years No No No Very IMG friendly (last year more than 25% IMGs); failures on USMLEs may disqualify from interview consideration *
* Community-Univ affiliated 75 75   18 999 999%
 

 
None sponsored Preferred, Not required 5 Years No No No At least 28% IMGs (2007-2008: 3 IMGs in PGY-1, of which 2 are US-IMGs); IMGs must have a valid ECFMG certificate to obtain an interview; 5 yrs requirement due to IL licensing; so, 160 hrs of Category 1 Continuing Medical Education (CME) could help. *
* Community-Univ affiliated 75 75 Preferred or Required 24 999 999%
 

 
Both H1 & J1 sponsored 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 *
* Community-Univ affiliated 75 75   12 999 999%
 

 
None sponsored None/No Mention 4 Years No No No Very IMG friendly Family Medicine residency program; clinical experience in home country is also ok; ECFMG certificate required for interview consideration *
* Community 75 75   18 999 999%
 

 
None sponsored Preferred, Not required 3 Years No No No %IMGs vary; last 2-3 years 40-50% *
* University 75 75   24 999 999% 2
 
Only J1 sponsored 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) *
* Community-Univ affiliated 75 75   18 999 999%
 

 
None sponsored Preferred, Not required None No No Yes %IMGs: last year 94%, and 83% before that; ECFMG certificate a MUST for consideration of the application; If graduation > 5 years --> 1 years ACGME experience needed *
* Community-Univ affiliated 75 75   6 999 999%
 

 
Only J1 sponsored 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 *
* Community 75 75   6 6 100% 2
 
Both H1 & J1 sponsored Required, Duration not specified 10 Years No No No Graduation: state licensure limit applies; 5 attempts in all for Steps 1 & 2; *
* Community 75 75 Preferred or Required 18 16 89%
 

 
Only J1 sponsored 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 *
* Community 75 75   15 13 87% 4 0 Only J1 sponsored 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. *
* Community-Univ affiliated 75 75   12 10 83% 5 6 None sponsored None/No Mention 3 Years Yes Yes Yes If more than 3 years, preferred if in medicine since graduation and kept up-to-date with the current knowledge; 2007-2008: 3 IMGs (all US-IMGs) out of 5 for PGY-1; *
* Community-Univ affiliated 75 75   12 10 83% 2 6 No Info None/No Mention 2 Years No Yes Yes In recent past around 80%+ IMGs *
* Community-Univ affiliated 75 75 Preferred or Required 18 14 82% 4 14 Both H1 & J1 sponsored 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 *
* Community-Univ affiliated 75 75 Preferred or Required 24 18 72% 6 6 Only J1 sponsored None/No Mention None No No No USMLE attempts important than scores; If graduation > 3 years -> 12 months of clinical experience required; *
* University 75 75   18 999 70%
 

 
None sponsored Required, Duration not specified 4 Years No Yes No USMLE results required (Step 1, Step 2 - both CK, CS) for consideration; used to require scores of 82 *
* Community 75 75   18 999 70%
 

 
None sponsored 12 months 5 Years No No No In all 5 attempts allowed; Approximately 70-80% IMGs; must be ECFMG certified by January 2008; USCE: research does NOT qualify; USMLE Steps 1 & 2 in last 6 years; Graduation year cutoff: 2003 *
* Community-Univ affiliated 75 75 Preferred or Required 15 10 67% 4 0 Both H1 & J1 sponsored Preferred, Not required 2 Years No No Yes First attempts; Graduation flexible with good US clinical experience; Prefers J-1 visa; *
* University 75 75 Preferred or Required 24 18 67%
 

 
None sponsored None/No Mention 5 Years No No No 2 attempts on USMLEs allowed; PGY III: 3 IMGs; ECFMG certificate required at the time of interview *
* Community-Univ affiliated 75 75   30 16 53% 9 7 Only J1 sponsored 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 *
* Community 75 75   18 9 50% 5 1 Both H1 & J1 sponsored 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; *
* Community 75 75   18 999 50%
 

 
None sponsored 12 months ACGME None No No Yes Multiple (up to 3) attempts on USMLEs allowed; 1 Year ACGME residency training not required of US IMGs; ECFMG certificate issued within last 4 yrs; mostly US-IMGs from Caribbean Medical Schools *
* Community-Univ affiliated 75 75 Preferred or Required 30 13 43%
 

 
None sponsored Required, Duration not specified 3 Years Yes Yes Yes ECFMG certificate is needed before the residency application can be considered; first attempt preferred; USCE: 6-8 months; Program says 43% IMGs *
* Community-Univ affiliated 75 75   18 7 39% 0 2 Both H1 & J1 sponsored 6 months 3 Years Yes No Yes Also visit, *; 6 months clinical experience in a US medical facility; *
* Community-Univ affiliated 75 75   24 5 38%
 

 
None sponsored 6 months No info Yes Yes Yes Program says just 13 residents in all (and not 24); Clinical experience in the US in past 2 years; Must have been in primary healthcare in last 5 yrs; 2 attempts on each step; *
* University 75 75 Preferred or Required 24 999 35%
 

 
Only J1 sponsored None/No Mention 3 Years No No No Approximately 35% IMGs; Programs also says that graduation up to 5 years would be considered *
* Community 75 75   27 999 30%
 

 
None sponsored Preferred, Not required 2 Years Yes Yes No if graduated more than 2 years ago, clinical experience in ACGME approved hospital in the U.S. or Canada; last year: 14% IMGs and a year before that 8% IMGs; *
* Community 75 75   18 5 28% 3 0 None sponsored 12 months None Yes No No All applications reviewed. *
* Community-Univ affiliated 75 75   18 5 28% 2 1 None sponsored Required, Duration not specified 5 Years No No No ECFMG certificate required for application consideration *
* University 75 75   24 6 25% 1 1 Only J1 sponsored 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; *
* Community 75 75   21 5 24% 2 5 None sponsored 12 months ACGME 5 Years Yes Yes Yes Seems to have mostly US-IMGs every year; *
* Community-Univ affiliated 75 75   18 4 22% 2 3 Only J1 sponsored 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 *
* Community-Univ affiliated 75 75   18 4 22% 2 3 Only J1 sponsored 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 *
* Community-Univ affiliated 75 75   72 15 21% 5 10 Only J1 sponsored 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; *
* Community-Univ affiliated 75 75   15 3 20% 1 1 Only J1 sponsored 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 *
* Community 75 75   21 4 19% 0 2 Only J1 sponsored 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 *
* Community-Univ affiliated 75 75   18 3 17% 1 3 None sponsored 1 month 5 Years Yes Yes No Normally has US-IMGs from Caribbean Medical Schools; 1 attempt on USMLE Step 1 allowed, however pass USMLE Step 2 on the first attempt; 1 month of formal rotation (externships or observership do not qualify) *
* Community-Univ affiliated 75 75   29 5 17% 3 1 Only J1 sponsored 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; *
* Community 75 75   42 5 12%
 

 
None sponsored 6 months 5 Years No No No ECFMG cert reqd; Preferred: Step I: 79 or higher with Step II higher than Step I. Externship/research counts for exp. (observership not counted) ; One LOR from Board Certified in Family Physician required; *
* Community-Univ affiliated 75 75   42 4 10% 1 0 Both H1 & J1 sponsored 12 months 3 Years No Yes Yes No more than 2 attempts on each; *
* Community 75 75   15 1 8% 0 1 None sponsored 12 months ACGME 2 Years Yes No Yes Requires a 4-year undergraduate degree; more than 60% D.O.s (Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine); *
* Community-Univ affiliated 75 75   27 1 4% 0 1 None sponsored Preferred, Not required 5 Years No Yes Yes Attempts allowed; Current seniors/graduates within last 3-5 yrs preferred; Explanations of medical employment needed though.; *
* Community 75 75   24 1 4% 0 1 No Info Preferred, Not required None No No Yes No IMGs in PGY-1 for 07-08; *
* Community-Univ affiliated 75 75   36 1 3% 0 1 None sponsored Required, Duration not specified 3 Years No No No Clinical rotation in the USA ok for experience and hence IMGs tend to be Caribbean Medical School Graduates *
* Community-Univ affiliated 75 75   42 1 2% 1 1 Only J1 sponsored 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 *
* Community 75 75   21 0 0% 0 0 None sponsored None/No Mention 5 Years No No No No IMGs fro past 2 years; 2 attempts on USMLEs allowed; If graduation > 5 years --> 2 years of formal & documented US clinical experience required *
* Community 75 75   18 0 0% 0 0 Only J1 sponsored 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 *
* Community-Univ affiliated 75 75   36 0 0% 0 0 No Info Preferred, Not required No info No No No 3 attempts max for USMLEs; *
* Community-Univ affiliated 75 75   6 0 0% 0 0 Only J1 sponsored 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 *
* Community-Univ affiliated 75 75   18
 

 

 

 
None sponsored None/No Mention None No No No No attempt *
* University 75 75   36
 

 

 

 
Only J1 sponsored 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 *
* Community-Univ affiliated 75 75   21
 

 

 

 
Both H1 & J1 sponsored 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 *
* Community-Univ affiliated 75 75 Preferred or Required 12
 

 

 

 
Both H1 & J1 sponsored 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; *
* Community-Univ affiliated 75 75   24
 

 

 

 
None sponsored Required, Duration not specified None No No Yes ECFMG certificate required for interview consideration; preferred average USMLE scores: 80 or above; Multiple attempts or fails allowed (a maximum of 4 attempts in all for both USMLE step 1and Step 2); 2 US LORs required *
* University 75 75   36
 

 

 

 
Only J1 sponsored 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; *
* Community-Univ affiliated 75 75   18
 

 

 

 
Both H1 & J1 sponsored 12 months 5 Years No No No 5 yrs requirement due to licensure issues, 2 attempts at the most; *
* Community-Univ affiliated 75 75   18
 

 

 

 
Both H1 & J1 sponsored 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 *
* Community 75 75   18
 

 

 

 
None sponsored None/No Mention None No Yes Yes ECFMG certificate required at the time of application; multiple attempts (limited 3) on USMLEs allowed; prefers graduation within 10 years *
* Community 78 78 Preferred or Required 24 999 999%
 

 
None sponsored None/No Mention 3 Years No No Yes Phone interview first; 3 digits USMLE scores:200; ECFMG certificate required for interview consideration *
* Community-Univ affiliated 78 78   21 999 999%
 

 
Both H1 & J1 sponsored Preferred, Not required None No No No Majority of residents are IMGs *
* Community-Univ affiliated 78 78 Preferred or Required 24
 

 

 

 
None sponsored None/No Mention 3 Years No No Yes First attempts on USMLE Step 1 & Step 2; *
* Community-Univ affiliated 78 78   15
 

 

 

 
None sponsored Preferred, Not required 5 Years Yes Yes No Many IMGs (almost 80-100%); High resident turnover; *
* Community 79 79   18 10 56% 3 8 None sponsored 12 months 5 Years No No Yes
 
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79 79  
 
NA
 
NA NA Only J1 sponsored 6 months 2 Years No No No New program; USMLE Scores: 190 or more; clinical experience within a US hospital in last 2 years;
 
* Community-Univ affiliated 80 80   27 999 999%
 

 
Only J1 sponsored 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 *
* Community 80 80   18 999 999%
 

 
None sponsored 12 months None No No No Requires passing CSA/Step 2 CS; scores are average and not on each; EAD with pending green card is ok *
* Community-Univ affiliated 80 80   24 999 999%
 

 
None sponsored Preferred, Not required None No No No Very IMG friendly and liberal on graduation year; *
* Community-Univ affiliated 80 80   21 999 90%
 

 
Both H1 & J1 sponsored 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) *
* Community 80 80 Preferred or Required 18 17 89% 6 11 None sponsored Required, Duration not specified 3 Years No Yes Yes Prefers higher scores *
* Community-Univ affiliated 80 80   12 9 75%
 
3 Only J1 sponsored 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 *
* Community-Univ affiliated 80 80   30 22 73% 8 2 Only J1 sponsored Preferred, Not required None No No No Preferred USMLE scores: 80+; Pass Step 2 CS before ROL submission *
* Community 80 80 Preferred or Required 18 13 72% 3 2 Both H1 & J1 sponsored 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 *
* Community-Univ affiliated 80 80   18 12 67% 3 0 None sponsored Required, Duration not specified 10 Years No No No Multiple attempts on USMLEs allowed (3 attempts at the most); continuity is medicine expected; Requires letters of recommendation from US physicians for the experience obtained; Requires ECFMG certificate *
* Community 80 80 Preferred or Required 27 999 60%
 

 
Both H1 & J1 sponsored Required, Duration not specified 5 Years No Yes No Scores requirement flexible; Multiple attempts at USMLE looked upon less favorably; *
* Community 80 80   18 10 56% 4
 
Both H1 & J1 sponsored 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; *
* Community-Univ affiliated 80 80   21 11 52% 2 5 None sponsored 12 months None Yes Yes Yes 3 attempts in all for Step 1 & 2; USMLE scores are somewhat flexible; Research or observership are NOT considered as US Clinical Experience; Continuation in medicine since graduation required, Must have passed CSA/Step 2 CS; 2007-08: 1 IMG in PGY-1 *
* Community-Univ affiliated 80 80 Preferred or Required 18 999 50%
 

 
Only J1 sponsored 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% *
* Community 80 80   18 8 44% 3 5 Only J1 sponsored 12 months 4 Years No Yes Yes Flexible about graduation & scores; Many D.O.s (44%) *
* Community-Univ affiliated 80 80   21 9 43% 3 3 None sponsored Preferred, Not required 2 Years No No No 1st attempt preferred; USMLE step2 scores > step1; if graduation >2 yrs, continuity in practice or residency required *
* Community 80 80 Preferred or Required 30 12 40% 5 1 Only J1 sponsored 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; *
* Community-Univ affiliated 80 80 Preferred or Required 21 8 38% 3 1 None sponsored 12 months 5 Years Yes No Yes USMLE 80+ preferred on 1st attempt; US clinical experience must be "on-the-job" (research or observership do not qualify) *
* Community-Univ affiliated 80 80   18 6 33% 1
 
Both H1 & J1 sponsored 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; *
* Community-Univ affiliated 80 80   18 6 33% 2 3 Both H1 & J1 sponsored Required, Duration not specified 2 Years No Yes No Criteria are preferred, not absolute; *
* Community-Univ affiliated 80 80   24 8 33%
 

 
Only J1 sponsored None/No Mention None Yes Yes Yes Application not considered below 80 on each step. *
* Community-Univ affiliated 80 80 Preferred or Required 26 7 27% 3 2 Both H1 & J1 sponsored 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; *
* Community 80 80   18 4 22% 3 0 None sponsored Required, Duration not specified 5 Years No No No Graduation could be flexible; Normally not an FMG friendly program; IMGs have other qualifications such as PhD *
* Community-Univ affiliated 80 80   24 5 21% 0 1 Only J1 sponsored 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 *
* Community-Univ affiliated 80 80 Preferred or Required 6 1 20% 0 1 Only J1 sponsored 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; *
* Community 80 80   24 4 17% 0 2 None sponsored Required, Duration not specified 3 Years Yes No Yes Prefers first attempts on USMLEs, but considers more than one attempt; 1 LOR from Family Physician; If grad > 1 year, Continuing Medical Education (CME) required; prefers ECFMG certificate at the time of application *
* Community 80 80 Preferred or Required 24 3 13% 2 0 Only J1 sponsored 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 *
* Community 80 80   20 2 10% 0 0 None sponsored 12 months 5 Years No No No Most are from local School of Medicine. Things negotiable if clinical exp.; Programs upon contacting says scores of 80 and not 85; *
* University 80 80 Preferred or Required 6
 

 

 

 
Only J1 sponsored 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; *
* Community 80 80   15
 

 

 

 
None sponsored 12 months None Yes Yes Yes Average USMLE scores of 80 and not on each; Experience in hospital or clinic is preferred; *
* Community 80 80   18
 

 

 

 
None sponsored Preferred, Not required 3 Years No Yes Yes Residents look US grads. *
* Community-Univ affiliated 80 80   18
 

 

 

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

 

 

 
None sponsored None/No Mention 5 Years No No No May consider J1 visa; 4 week Psychiatry rotation in Medical School; Graduation: 2003 or later *
* Community 80 80   21
 

 

 

 
Only J1 sponsored 12 months 3 Years Yes No Yes Current ECFMG certificate required; *

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

 

 

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

 

 

 
Only J1 sponsored 24 months 4 Years No No No 2 attempts allowed; Requires Dean's letter; *
* University 80 80   18
 

 

 

 
Only J1 sponsored Preferred, Not required None Yes No No USMLE scores on each Step; ECFMG certificate required for interview consideration *
* Community 80 80 Preferred or Required 18
 

 

 

 
Both H1 & J1 sponsored 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 *
* Community 80 80   30
 

 

 

 
None sponsored 12 months 5 Years No No No Score requirement flexible; last year 38% IMGs *

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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