University of Medicine and Health Sciences, St. Kitts
The curriculum at the University of Medicine and Health Sciences (UMHS) is modeled after the best U.S. medical schools. The academic program is both accelerated and rigorous, with a focus on preparing students for licensure in the United States.
UMHS operates on a three semester schedule, with classes beginning in September, January, and May. With this continuous schedule, students complete the 10 semester program in just over 3 years. Each semester is approximately 15 weeks in length.
The Basic Science curriculum, semesters 1-4, is offered at the UMHS state-of-the-art campus in St. Kitts. The Clinical Program, semesters 5-10, is completed at affiliated teaching hospitals in the United States.