Application / Interview
Application and Interview Process
for Internal Medicine Residents

Interviews for the Central Michigan University Internal Medicine Residency program begin in October and run through January. Eight first-year slots are available each year.

Applications are taken through the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS), and the application deadline is December 31, 2014.

Minimum requirements:

  • A medical school graduate within the past two or three years.
  • A U.S. citizen or permanent resident or international medical graduate. Non U.S. citizens require J1 visas, and we do not sponsor H1 visas at this time.
  • Passed step 1 of the United States Medical Licensing Examination and step 2 (Clinical Knowledge and Clinical Skills) on first attempt with a score of no less than 220.
  • Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG) certified.
  • Copies of (which we will obtain from your ERAS application):
  • USMLE transcript
  • ECFMG report
  • Medical school transcript
  • Dean's letter
  • CV
  • Personal statement
  • Three current letters of reference

What we provide on interview day:

  • Dinner the night before your interview.
  • Lodging for yourself and your family/significant other.
  • Welcome letter and package.
  • Free breakfast buffet at the hotel and transportation to/from the hotel.
  • Lunch the day of your interview with residents and faculty.
  • One-on-one interviews with faculty members.