What Are the the USMLEs… Plain & Simple?

By |2019-08-20T16:16:01-04:00August 28th, 2019|Categories: USMLE Resources|Tags: , , , , |

USMLE is short for United States Medical Licensing Examination. It’s a series of tests medical students begin taking after completing their second year in med school. The USMLEs are also taken by international medical graduates that wish to practice medicine in the United States. What’s the purpose of the USMLEs? They help determine whether your ability to apply your acquired medical skills and values to real-life patient-related situations. These tests show the medical licensing board that you’re up to the task of becoming a great doctor. What Are the USMLEs... Plain & Simple? USMLE Test Steps USMLE tests are taken in four steps at various phases of your med school career: [...]