Applications and Requirements

Thank you for your interest in the University of South Alabama (USAMC) Pathology Residency Program.  Our pathology residency training program supports 13 residency positions. We offer four years of combined anatomic and clinical pathology training.   

Requirements for international medical graduates:

  1. A current ECFMG certificate.
  2. J1 visa or permanent resident status.
  3. Formally evaluated clinical or research experience in the U.S. (U.S. references required).

United States medical graduates must have passed USMLE Step 2 medical knowledge and clinical skills sections before beginning employment at the University of South Alabama.

Applications must be received via ERAS by December 1. Completed applications will be given first priority and must consist of at least three letters of recommendation, dean's letter, medical school transcripts, ECFMG certification, USMLE scores, personal statement, and C.V.  Interviews usually begin in November and continue through January. The University of South Alabama Pathology Program participates in the National Residency Matching Program and ERAS (Electronic Residency Application Service).

For residents' salaries and benefits information, refer to the USA College of Medicine GME website. 

Again, thank you for your interest in our residency training program.

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