University Of Medicine Health Scientis St Kitts
College in New York, NY
As President of UMHS, I want to welcome you. You can become a physician. You can start attending UMHS classes in January, May, or September. You will receive an outstanding education from a premier international medical school. UMHS prides itself on its technologically advanced campus, its highly credentialed faculty, and its capability to focus on each student as an personal. You will graduate with a Doctor of Medicine (MD) degree after attending 4 semesters of classes at our St. Kitts campus, taking your fifth semester at our Portland, Maine campus, and participating in your clinical clerkships at our.
read moreUMHS is an independent, privately-run institution backed by more than 40 years of success in medical education. We are fully committed to providing you with a high-quality medical education and the necessary support to ensure you become a doctor. Our St. Kitts campus is one of the newest and most advanced in the Caribbean. Comparable to the campuses at most top medical schools, it features modern laboratories and classrooms equipped with the latest technology. To minimize the burden of student debt, UMHS proudly keeps tuition significantly lower than most other offshore medical schools.
Meet the Admissions Team
read moreI am delighted that you have chosen to seek out UMHS. My team and I are here to provide you with all of the necessary information to ensure that you are making the right choice. I am confident that you will find first-class service from our Associate Directors of Admissions, Applicant Services Team and our Post Acceptance Directors. If there is anything that we can answer for you or assist you with please do not hesitate to contact us. As the granddaughter of our founder Dr. Robert Ross, medical education has been an important part of my life.
The Mission of UMHS Medical School
read moreAt the University of Medicine and Health Sciences, our approach to medical education is unique. We combine top-quality faculty, primarily from the U.S. and Canada, with a personalized approach to educating students. We offer leading-edge facilities to give our students the best training, yielding doctors who perform well on the USMLE and earn highly sought-after residencies in the U.S. and Canada. UMHS is committed to educating uniquely skilled and diverse medical professionals eager to meet the need for physicians in various settings throughout the United States and the world.
Admissions & Aid
read moreIf you feel you possess the drive and talent to join our campus community, we encourage you to apply for admission. We welcome the opportunity to review your materials and evaluate your potential. Candidates who meet our basic requirements will be invited for an in-person interview. I am excited to be a part of such a vibrant university community. We have approximately 500 students in St. Kitts, which I believe is the optimum size for starting your new career in medicine. Our classes are relatively small, which provides each student with significantly more one-on-one access to the faculty, staff, and administration.
read morePrimarily recruited from U.S. and Canadian medical schools, UMHS faculty support each student in the classroom and through individualized tutoring and counseling. Unlike other offshore medical schools, we integrate Kaplan's USMLE prep materials and the National Board of Medical Examiners' shelf exams into our curriculum starting in the first semester. Extracurricular medical mission trips through the UMHS Global Health Institute empower students to broaden their perspectives while caring for patients in medically underserved locations.
read moreStudents complete their Basic Science program at our state-of-the-art campus on the Caribbean Island of St. Kitts. During the first four semesters on St. Kitts, students find themselves in a model learning environment that sets the standard for modern medical education. The Basic Science campus is modeled after the best US medical schools. We have spared no expense when it comes to creating a learning environment conducive to a world class medical education. Even though you'll be studying in the Caribbean, you'll still be on the cutting edge of medical education.