As the number 1 provider of doctors into first-year US residencies for the last 11 years combined (1,110 US Residencies In 2020) and the number 1 international provider of licensed physicians in the US (practiced in all 50 US states), St. George’s University are uniquely positioned in the international market as one of the only (and best) pathways for an international student to becoming a doctor in the US.
As an SGU graduate they will have access to an alumni network of more than 18,000 MD graduates practicing in over 50 countries around the world.
After more than 40 years of producing doctors around the world, SGU doctors have had a profound effect on medical care in the United States, Canada, and around the world.
In the US alone, SGU graduates have been procuring residencies at a growing rate over the past seven years. In 2020, SGU students and graduates obtained a record number of residency placements, with 1,124 US and Canadian residencies secured.*
*According to published information as of September 2020
The Doctor of Medicine (MD) program at St. George’s University School of Medicine has been accredited and/or approved by multiple external bodies.
Accredited by the Grenada Medical and Dental Council (GMDC), Ministry of Health of the Government of Grenada.
Approved by the New York State Education Department for long-term clinical clerkships in New York for seven years, subject to standard reporting requirements, in March 2015.
Approved by the New Jersey State Board of Medical Examiners to conduct clinical clerkship programs at SGU-affiliated New Jersey teaching hospitals and was designated as an alternatively accredited medical school by the Advisory Graduate Medical Education Council of New Jersey (AGMEC) within the New Jersey Commission of Higher Education as a result of legislation passed in 2003.
Approved by the Georgia Composite Medical Board for clinical clerkships.
The Medical Board of California has included St. George’s University School of Medicine (SGUSOM) on its list of recognized medical schools.
Licensed by the Florida Commission on Independent Education.
The US Department of Education’s National Committee on Foreign Medical Education and Accreditation, has deemed the Grenada Medical and Dental Council’s accreditation standards to be comparable to those utilized in the United States. Comparability of accreditation standards is a major component necessary to allow MD students at SGUSOM to qualify for government sponsored loans.