Frequently Asked Question
National Accreditation Board (NAB)
The government of the National Accreditation Board (NAB) Ministry of Education is authorizes STU to confer its degree and graduates are also eligible for licensure in St. Vincent and the Grenadines.
The United States Department of Education, through its National Committee on Foreign Medical Education and Accreditation (NCFMEA), has determined that the accreditation standards employed by the National Accreditation Board (NAB) Ministry of Education in St. Vincent and the Grenadines are comparable with those used to evaluate programs leading to the MD degree in the United States
Yes. STU students are eligible to take all of the United States Medical License Examinations (USMLE) by registering with the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG) and are eligible to apply for licensure in United states in the United States.
STU graduates receive a Doctor of Medicine degree which is recognized internationally. However, licensure requirements vary in each country. Some countries may require foreign medical graduates to take screening tests before receiving approval to practice.
After successfully completing Basic Science the students shall be advised to prepare for (USMLE) Step 1 by the Associated Deans, the board review program shall be helpful for the students to equip toward the steps.
STU is located in its fully owned campus in the serene island of St. Vincent. It’s the largest island of the St. Vincent and the Grenadines, it’s located in the Caribbean Sea between St. Lucia and Grenada.