About the USMLE Step 2 CK Exam
USMLE Step 2 CK consists of computer-based multiple-choice questions. Topics are presented to test-takers at random. You are presented with a series of patient-focused scenarios to demonstrate your preparedness and readiness to work in a clinical environment.
What is on the USMLE Step 2 CK exam?
The Step 2 CK exam consists of a series of topics and questions related to patient scenarios. This is a multiple-choice test, where you’re required to maneuver through the randomly selected topics seamlessly. Test questions are from the following specialized areas:
- Internal Medicine
- Preventive Medicine
- Obstetrics and Gynecology (OBGYN)
- Other specialized areas related to providing healthcare
How long does the USMLE Step 2 CK take?
This is a one-day, 9-hour examination. It contains eight blocks. Each block is 1-hour long.
How many are on the USMLE Step 2 CK?
There are 310 questions on the USMLE Step 2 test. Each of the blocks contains 40 questions.
When is the best time to take USMLE Step 2 CK?
Most medical students take the USMLE Step 2 CK exam during their fourth year in med school. This is when your rotations and clinical science training are still fresh and at the forefront of their minds.
Experts recommended that international medical students prepare, study, and review for the Step 2 CK exam for 4-6 months.
This exam is administered all year long by appointment only.
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