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    Apr 23, 2024  
2019-2020 Augusta University Catalog 
2019-2020 Augusta University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Doctor of Medicine (Main Campus)

Curriculum for Main Campus Students

Phase 1: Organ and System Based Modules and ECM 1

Phase 2: Cellular and Systems Disease States and ECM2

Phase 3:

Students must satisfactorily complete all of the requirements of Phase 2 before entering Phase 3. Students must pass USMLE Step I  to enter the third year curriculum.

Year Three

Year Four

Senior Year Requirements:

The fourth year is ten months in length. Students must complete two clerkships and two selectives. All students must complete an adult ambulatory clerkship, an emergency medicine clerkship, an acting internship selective, and a critical care selective. The remainder of the fourth year consists of at least three electives. Students may take additional electives during the academic year. Of these three required electives in the fourth year, one must be at an MCG‐ affiliated site.

  • Only one international experience may fulfill the elective requirements for graduation. 
  • Students may only receive graduation credit for one research elective regardless of the length of the experience. A student may do research electives in different areas of interest; however, only one of these electives fulfills the elective requirements for graduation. 
  • If a student did not complete a third year elective, s/he must do a total of four electives in the fourth year to fulfill the requirements for graduation. Two of the four electives must be on‐campus. 
  • The Curriculum Office must approve off‐campus electives for graduation credit. 
  • According to institutional policy, students may not receive retroactive credit for electives that were not approved by the Curriculum Office.