Requirements for Graduation

The degree of Doctor of Medicine is conferred upon students who have satisfactorily completed the requirements stated below:

  1. Pass all of the required basic science courses.
  2. Pass the UCONN4 Clinical Skills Assessment.
  3. Pass all of the required clinical clerkships.
  4. Pass the United States Medical Licensing Examinations (USMLE) Step I and both parts of Step II (Clinical Knowledge and Clinical Skills).
  5. Submit an approved thesis.
  6. Meet all of the requirements of the Progress Committee and Board of Permanent Officers concerning academic standing, moral and ethical character, emotional stability, and professional conduct.