5 - YEAR MD PROGRAM

Pre-Med timeline

Typical pre-med students will structure their coursework in their first year ( 3 semesters) at UCU to accommodate the required courses.

 

Pre-Med – 5 Year MD program For High School Graduates

 

3 Semesters (90 Credit Hours) of PREMED courses taught in St. Kitts over one year and students will be directly admitted to 1st Year MD-4 program.
 

Pre-Med Courses : Required minimums credits -60

SEMESTER 1

CHEMISTRY

BIOLOGY

PHYSICS

MATHEMATICS

MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY

SEMESTER 2

INTRO TO ANATOMY 1

INTRO TO PHYSIOLOGY 1

INTRO TO HISTOLOGY

INTRO TO EMBRYOLOGY

INTRO TO CELL BIOLOGY

SEMESTER 3

INTRO TO ANATOMY II

INTRO TO PHYSIOLOGY II

MEDICAL ETHICS

INTRO TO BIOCHEMISTRY/GENETICS

INTRO TO PATHOPHYSIOLOGY

After finishing 3 Semesters (90 Credit Hours) of PREMED courses students will be directly admitted to 1st Year MD-4 program.

Take a quick look at our 4 year courses below:

MD 1

ANATOMY I/ EMBRYOLOGY 1

HISTOLOGY

PHYSIOLOGY 1

CELL BIOLOGY/MOLECULAR BIOLOGY

MEDICAL ETHICS

EVIDENCE BASED LEARNING

MEDICAL RESEARCH/ JOURNAL CLUB

 

 

MD 2

ANATOMY II/ EMBRYOLOGY II

PHYSIOLOGY II

BIOCHEMISTRY

NEUROSCIENCES

GENETICS

JOURNAL CLUB

MD 3

PATHOLOGY I

PHARMACOLOGY I

BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES

MICROBIOLOGY/ IMMUNOLOGY I

INTRODUCTION TO CLINICAL MEDICINE

JOURNAL CLUB

MD 4

PATHOLOGY II

PHARMACOLOGY II

MICROBIOLOGY II

BIO-STATISTICS/ EPIDEMIOLOGY

INTRODUCTION TO CLINICAL MEDICINE

JOURNAL CLUB

MD 5

ANATOMY REVIEW

BIOCHEMISTRY REVIEW

MICROBIOLOGY/IMMUNOLOGY REVIEW

PHYSIOLOGY REVIEW

PATHOLOGY REVIEW

PHARMACOLOGY REVIEW

MD 6-9

INTERNAL MEDICINE

SURGERY

FAMILY MEDICINE

PSYCHIATRY

PEDIATRICS

Ob/Gyn

MD 10 is 6 months of electives with minimum 4 weeks each elective is mandatory