Prospective Residents

Deadline for Applications: November 30, 2019

Rank List Due: February 26, 2020

Match Day: March 20, 2020

Interview Dates: November 7, 8, 11. December 5, 6, 9. January 10 2020.

Eligibility

You must apply through Electronic Residency Application Services (ERAS). All appointments are made through the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP) and applicants must register through the website. Interviews are by invitation only and based on academic performance, United States Medical Licensing Examination (USMLE) and/or COMLEX-USA scores, and letters of recommendation. We accept both MD and DO candidates.

Applicants should schedule USMLE Step 1, Step 2 CK, and Step 2 CS (or equivalent COMLEX exams) and release their scores to ensure that the program can view them by mid-February to be considered for placement on the rank order list.

Current senior or graduate of an LCME-approved medical school (or osteopathic equivalent) or an international graduate with a valid ECFMG certificate and valid visa or permanent resident status are eligible to apply. All appointments for residency are subject to ability to obtain unrestricted Oklahoma medical license.

International Medical Graduate Eligibility

The following is the minimal criteria applicants must meet to be considered for the program.

  • Must have graduated within the last 5 years
  • Pass Step 1, Step 2, and CS in no more than 2 attempts cumulatively.
  • US rotational experience strongly preferred, with at least 3 letters of reference
  • We sponsor J-1 Visas ONLY
  • Strong command of the English language, both written and verbal
  • ECFMG Certification prior to residency start
  • Sincere interest in Family Medicine as a discipline

Interviews

All applicants are invited and encouraged to attend a dinner, usually prior to the day of the interview, with the residents at a local restaurant and are free to ask questions in a more causal setting. Day of interview schedule consists of solo and group interviews with select faculty and residents. Lunch is provided, which consists of a group lunch where all the residents and faculty are invited to meet applicants in a “meet & greet” setting.

Oklahoma City Highlights

Live in the vibrant Oklahoma City metro area with great educational opportunities, professional sports, a strong economy, a commitment to the arts, and one of the lowest costs of living in the United States.

The largest city in the state, Oklahoma City is located at the crossroads of I-35, I-40 and I-44 in the heart of Oklahoma. The second largest city in the continental U.S. based on geographical size, 1.2 million people call the Metro Oklahoma City area home. With more than a dozen communities surrounding it, Oklahoma City offers a diverse landscape of modern, urban culture and charming, old-fashioned neighborhoods for visitors and residents alike. 

Oklahoma City is a vital, activity-filled city that enables its residents to enjoy an exceptional quality of life. The mild climate offers year-round sunshine, with four distinct seasons and an average temperature of 60F /15C.



Through multiple resident-led tax initiatives called MAPS, Oklahoma City is bursting with new development, bettering its infrastructure and schools and creating new quality-of-life additions to the city that are wowing longtime citizens and drawing attention and visitors from around the country.

As a city that redefines itself, Oklahoma City's modern, spirited environment blends with its deep western heritage to create a place where culture and commerce thrive. With renowned festivals, national sporting events, treasure-filled museums and a variety of districts highlighting arts and entertainment, the possibilities for adventure and fun in Oklahoma City are endless.