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American University of the Caribbean (Saint Maarten, Caribbean)
American University of the Caribbean (Saint Maarten, Caribbean)
American University of the Caribbean (Saint Maarten, Caribbean)
Allopathic Medical School
Coral Gables
  • INTERVIEW FEEDBACK 1 6 Responses
  • SCHOOL REVIEWS 4 2 Responses



School Stats

  • Resident Tuition $43,750
  • Non - Resident Tuition $43,750
  • Application Fee $100
  • AVG MCAT 500
  • AVG GPA 3.2
  • LIZZYM Score 57.4
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Admissions Information

  • Administrative Office
  • 901 Ponce de Leon Blvd., Suite 700
  • Coral Gables 33134
  • Saint Kitts and Nevis

School Overview

School Info

Since 1978, American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine has excelled at providing medical education to students from the U.S. and around the world. Our extensive faculty of experts is dedicated to teaching medical and clinical sciences.


AUC's curriculum is comprised of 9 semesters: (5) semesters of basic medical sciences taught on St. Maarten and (4.5) semesters of clinical medical sciences taught at affiliated hospitals in the U.S., U.K. and Ireland


AUC's medical campus is located in the reputable world-class tourist destination of St. Maarten, where English is commonly spoken and the standard of living is unsurpassed in the Caribbean. Student housing includes new and fully furnished apartments with ocean views, kitchen facilities, and recreational amenities that are within a 5-minute walk to campus. Student resources include a student government association, organizations, clubs, and services as well as a diverse student body and active student life.

Interview Feedback

Interview Feedback

Results Overview

How did the interview impress you?

Response # Responders
Positively 5
Negatively 0
No change 1

What was the stress level of the interview?

Response Avg # Responders
3.50 6

0 = low, 10 = high

How you think you did?

Response Avg # Responders
8.83 6

0 = low, 10 = high

Select Questions & Recent Responses

What are your suggestions for the admissions office?

"My interview was awesome and I appreciate the prompt and courteous attention that Ms. Miller, Ms. Higgs and all of the AUC staff have given me." More from this Member | Report Response

What is one of the specific questions they asked you (question 1)?

"What have you learned in your research that will help you in medical school?" More from this Member | Report Response

"What got you interested in medicine ?" More from this Member | Report Response

"Why do you want to be a doctor? Why do you want to go to AUC?" More from this Member | Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"Tell me about your research. (My interviewer was very interested in probing my research background)" More from this Member | Report Response

"Who is your inspiration ? Who is your inspiration in medicine ?" More from this Member | Report Response

"What do you think would be the most difficult thing for you if you were going to medical school at AUC?" More from this Member | Report Response

"There was no interview. I just took a campus tour." More from this Member | Report Response

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Individual Responses

Read what each person had to say about their experience with this school.

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School Reviews

School Reviews

Results Overview

Overall, how satisfied are you with this program?

Response Avg # Responders
7.50 2

0 = Terrible, 10 = World Class

What do you like most?

"Small class sizes, lots of help for students in St. Maarten, faculty is very helpful. AUC has a family like atmosphere." | Report Response

"Small, friendly environment with overall good to excellent professors- both visiting and on staff" | Report Response

What do you like least?

"Support for clinical rotations and scheduling could be stronger. Keeping in contact with your advisors is hard since everything is done electronically." | Report Response

"There are a few professors on staff that are truly terrible. However, they teach less and less and the school does care about student opinions." | Report Response

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