Criteria for Candidacy

In keeping with ACGME/GME guidelines, applicants are required to have completed the USMLE Steps 1 and 2. Step 3 is required for the H-1B visa.

Additionally, an applicant is required to be qualified to obtain a permanent State of Iowa Medical License. The State of Iowa requires 2 years of accredited residency training in the United States in order to qualify for a Permanent Iowa Medical License.