Application Process

Application Process

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IM Residents

  1. 75 total residents
  2. 28 first year residents in 2020

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Application Requirements

Application Requirements

Thank you for your interest in our Internal Medicine Residency Training Program. 

Important Dates

  • June 8, 2020:  2021 ERAS season begins
  • September 1, 2020:  Applicants may submit applications to residency programs through ERAS
  • October 21, 2020:  Residency programs may begin reviewing applications.
  • November 2020-January 2021:  Internal Medicine Residency Training Program Interview Process
  • Due to COVID-19 restrictions and to be consistent with recommendations from the AAMC and ACGME, our Internal Medicine Residency Training Program will conduct interviews virtually for all applicants through Zoom. 
  • March 2021:  National Resident Matching Program (NRMP) main residency match results

Application Requirements

  • Personal statement
  • CV
  • Transcripts:
  • Medical School
  • USMLE/COMLEX Step 1 and 2CS (AAIM recommendation due to COVID: Waive any program requirements for  Step 2 CK and Step 2 CS to be completed by the time of initial application review)
  • ECFMG Status Report (IMGs only)
  • Three Letters of Recommendation (One LOR from Chair or designee of your Department of Medicine)
  • Dean’s Letter (MSPE)
  • Photograph
  • Must be within three (3) years from medical school graduation including two (2) years of clinical experience.
  • To be considered for selection, eligible candidates must be either a US citizen, seek a J-1 visa, or have permanent resident status (green card).  We accept J-1 ECFMG certified visa only.

Process and Communication

Process and Communication

  • Applications will be accepted exclusively through ERAS
  • Applications are screened by our Selection Committee utilizing a holistic review.
  • We use a multi-criteria-based selection process, and therefore do not provide minimum score requirements. 
  • Invitation for interview will be sent to you through ERAS if application meets program criteria.
  • Date selection process:  Initial email will provide date options for applicant to choose from and self-schedule.
  • Self-scheduling dates will be locked seven days prior to scheduled interview.
  • You will receive an email confirmation including details of your virtual interview day.

What is Your Interview Day Like?

What is Your Interview Day Like?

Virtual Interview Process

  • Two (2) 20 minute faculty interviews
  • Two (2) 40 minute breakout sessions:
  • Resident Team of the Day interactive discussion
  • Virtual Tour of our facility, Creighton University Medical Center – Bergan Mercy; and review of our Internal Medicine Residency Training Program website.