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Testing Regions and International Test Delivery Surcharges for USMLE Step 1 and Step 2 CK

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When you apply for Step 1 or Step 2 CK, you must select one of the testing regions from the list below where you will take the exam. Test centers offering Step 1/Step 2 CK were located in the countries listed below for each testing region. However, the availability of test centers is subject to change without notice. Before selecting your testing region, visit the Prometric website or contact Prometric for current information on the availability and location of test centers for Step 1 and Step 2 CK.

If you select a testing region other than the United States and Canada, you must pay the appropriate international test delivery surcharge for each exam for which you apply. This surcharge is in addition to the examination fee.

(effective January 14, 2016)

Testing RegionsLocation of Prometric Testing CentersStep 1 SurchargeStep 2 CK Surcharge
United States and CanadaTest centers are located in every U.S. state, as well as Guam, Puerto Rico, and the Virgin Islands.

Test centers are located in the Canadian provinces of Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Newfoundland and Labrador, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Quebec, and Saskatchewan.
$0$0
AfricaGhana, Kenya, South Africa, and Uganda

(For centers in Egypt, select Middle East testing region.)
$150$170
AsiaBangladesh, Malaysia, Nepal, Pakistan, People’s Republic of China (For Hong Kong, select Asia testing region. For centers in other available cities in the PRC, select China testing region.), Philippines, and Singapore

(For centers in India, select India testing region.)
$150$170
AustraliaAustralia and New Zealand$150$170
ChinaPeople’s Republic of China

(For Hong Kong, select Asia testing region. For centers in other available cities in the PRC, select China testing region.)
$150$170
EuropeArmenia, Croatia, Denmark, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Latvia, Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, Switzerland, Turkey, and the United Kingdom$185$210
IndiaIndia$150$170
IndonesiaIndonesia$150$170
JapanJapan$365$410
KoreaKorea$185$210
Latin AmericaArgentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Guatemala, Mexico, Peru, Trinidad and Tobago, and Venezuela$150$170
Middle EastEgypt, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, and United Arab Emirates

(For centers in Israel, select Europe testing region.)
$150$170
TaiwanTaiwan$185$210
ThailandThailand$150$170

Fees

Following are the fees encountered most frequently for ECFMG programs and services. Other fees may apply. All fees are in U.S. dollars and are subject to change without notice.

Application for ECFMG Certification

 Fee(s)How to ApplyMore Information
Application for ECFMG Certification$75on-line using IWAApplication for ECFMG Certification

Examination

 Fee(s)How to ApplyMore Information
Step 1$895 - Examination Fee + International Test Delivery Surcharge, if testing outside the United States and Canadaon-line using IWAExamination Requirements
Step 2 CK$895 - Examination Fee + International Test Delivery Surcharge, if testing outside the United States and Canadaon-line using IWAExamination Requirements
Step 2 CS$1,550 - Examination Feeon-line using IWAExamination Requirements
Extension of Eligibility Period (Step 1/Step 2 CK only)$70 per examon-line using IWAEligibility Period Extension
Step 1/Step 2 CK Testing Region Change$65 per region changeForm 312Step 1/Step 2 CK Testing Locations
Step 1/Step 2 CK Rescheduling Fee$0 – $569 (depending on exam, testing region, and date of cancellation)Contact PrometricUSMLE Rescheduling Fees
Step 2 CS Rescheduling Fee$0 – $1,280 (depending on date of cancellation)on-line using Step 2 CS Calendar and SchedulingUSMLE Rescheduling Fees
Score Recheck (Step 1/Step 2 CK/Step 2 CS)$80 per examForm 265Score Rechecks
ECFMG Exam Chart$50 per request form (up to three copies)Form 184Form 184
ECFMG CSA History Chart$50 per request form (up to three copies)Form 297Form 297
USMLE Transcript -Paper$70 per request form (up to 10 transcripts)Form 172 (requests from individuals)*

Form 173 (requests from institutions)

* ERAS Applicants: Do not use this form to request/pay for transmission of your USMLE transcript via ERAS. Instead, logon to MyERAS.
Requesting USMLE Transcripts

Scores & Transcripts on the USMLE website
USMLE Transcript - Electronic Transmission for ERAS$80 per ERAS seasonon-line at MyERAS.USMLE Transcript at the ECFMG ERAS website

Translation

 Fee(s)How to ApplyMore Information
Medical School Transcript$250Not applicableIf the final medical school transcript provided by your medical school to ECFMG as part of the ECFMG Certification process is not in English or if an acceptable English translation is not provided, ECFMG will have the transcript translated into English by an independent translation service, will charge your ECFMG financial account for the translation, and will notify you of the charge. Verification of Credentials

ERAS Support Services

 Fee(s)How to ApplyMore Information
ERAS Token$115on-line using OASISERAS Token Request
Electronic Transmission of USMLE Transcript for ERAS$80 per ERAS seasonon-line at MyERASUSMLE Transcript at the ECFMG ERAS website

EVSP

 Fee(s)How to ApplyMore Information
Application for J-1 Visa Sponsorship$325**
** An additional $180 SEVIS fee, payable to the Department of Homeland Security, is required of initial applicants for J-1 sponsorship.
Application InformationExchange Visitor Sponsorship Program (EVSP)

CVS

 Fee(s)How to ApplyMore Information
Verification to State Medical Licensing Authority$40on-line using CVS ON-LINE or Form 282A-SBCVS for IMGs

EPIC

 
Looking for information on the fees associated with using EPIC? See Fees on the EPIC website.

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