Healthcare systems serve the world best when they reflect more of the world.
At Ross University School of Medicine, we believe accessible medicine starts with accessible medical education. Our mission is to educate and empower a truly diverse and dedicated population of students who are determined to make an undeniable impact on the communities they serve. Explore our MD Program options.
Alumni network, 40% practicing in areas of need
USMLE Step 1 first-time pass rate in 2019
First-time residency rate in 2020-2021
Ross University school of medicine has 17 affiliation agreements with hospital systems in 10 states, as well as Puerto Rico.
More start dates - January, May and September
Ross is accredited by Caribbean Accreditation Authority for Education in Medicine and other Health Professions (CAAM-HP). Accreditation by CAAM-HP is a rigorous, peer review process which examines all aspects of a medical program. The CAAM-HP board, an independent and autonomous body of professionals, only certifies medical schools that are operating at the highest levels of educational standards. View our accreditation and program recognition page for more information.
With beautiful Barbados as a backdrop, Ross medical school's dedicated students are driven to make an undeniable impact where it’s needed most.
ROSS UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF MEDICINE
Making education accessible so you can make medicine accessible.
At Ross medical school in the Caribbean, we combine medical science, clinical training and soft skills support in a state-of-the-art educational environment that keeps learning relevant, contemporary and competitive. Plus, with our deep network of healthcare institutions, Ross grads are able to secure residency matches at top tier hospitals across the United States and Canada.
PREPARING FOR MED SCHOOL IN THE CARIBBEAN
Preparing for medical school in the Caribbean is an exciting moment in the accepted students’ lives. It can also be a bit nerve-racking. Dr. Kimberly Brown, emergency physician, public health professional, blogger and best-selling author shares some tips on how to prepare ahead of time.
MEDICAL EDUCATION READINESS PROGRAM
This premed podcast focuses on the Medical Education Readiness Program (MERP) is a 15-week medical school preparatory program focused on preparing premed students for success in medical school.
RUSM AND THE APPLICATION PROCESS
In this premed podcast episode, one of our Assistant Director of Admissions describes the application process from submitting your application, to getting the final decision and the support throughout the transition. We talk about pre-requisites, GPA, MCAT and term starts.