The United States Medical Licensing Examination ® (USMLE®) is a three-step examination for medical licensure in the U.S. The USMLE assesses a physician's ability to apply knowledge, concepts, and principles, and to demonstrate fundamental patient-centered skills, that are important in health and disease and that constitute the basis of safe and effective patient care.

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    USMLE Bulletin of Information

    The Bulletin includes information on all aspects of USMLE, such as eligibility requirements, scheduling test dates, testing, and score reporting. You must review and become familiar with the Bulletin before completing your application for USMLE Step 1, Step 2 (CK and CS), or Step 3. Start reading the Bulletin of Information »

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    Invitational Conference on USMLE Scoring

    Invitational Conference on USMLE Scoring
    Learn about complex issues involved in USMLE numeric scoring, which will be considered at the Invitational Conference on USMLE Scoring (InCUS) in March 2019. Learn more »


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