Examination Requirements | The United States Medical Licensing Examination (USMLE) | Registration and Test Delivery Entities | Medical Science Examination Requirement | Clinical Skills Requirement | Time Limit for Completing Examination Requirements
To be eligible for ECFMG Certification, you must satisfy both the medical science examination and clinical skills requirements. To satisfy these requirements, you must pass Step 1 and Step 2 of the United States Medical Licensing Examination (USMLE). Step 2 of the USMLE has two separately administered components, the Clinical Knowledge (CK) component and the Clinical Skills (CS) component. There are time limits for completing the examination requirements for ECFMG Certification. See Time Limit for Completing Examination Requirements in Examinations for ECFMG Certification.
Passing performance on certain formerly administered examinations can be used to meet these requirements. See Medical Science Examination Requirement and Clinical Skills Requirement in Examinations for ECFMG Certification.
Last updated: September 12, 2012
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