Having a small classroom environment makes the learning process easier and less stressful. It is an advantage to feel a part of the classroom and not just another person on the roll. I can focus on my studies and not focus on competing with the other students in my class.
Based on top US medical schools, our curriculum focuses on problem-based teaching methods and case studies, allowing students to participate actively in the learning process.
Students can complete all the required Pre-Medical courses at Texas A&M Commerce in two years. This allows students to complete the entire Pre-Medical + MD program in 6 short years instead of the traditional 8 years.
Maintaining a low ratio maximizes students' one-on-one time with professors and allows our dedicated faculty to be easily accessible to the students.
Students complete Introduction to Clinical Medicine in a US hospital and then take a USMLE review course to prepare for Step 1.
From the second week of classes students begin working with patients at supervised local clinics.
Clinical rotations are available at teaching hospitals located in major cities throughout the US
Our low tuition allows students to gain a quality medical education at a reasonable cost.
Scholarships and payment options are available based upon need, academic performance and professional background.
IAU students are fully prepared for Step 1 through National Shelf Exams offered by National Board of Medical Examiners (NBME) at the end of each semester in Basic Sciences as well as biweekly exams which are formatted to mirror USMLE.
St. Lucia is one of the safest, most beautiful and affordable islands in the Caribbean. We assist students in finding housing near our campus once they arrive on the island.