Education & Training


The links below are designed for individuals considering a position in one of the residency programs at the University of Oklahoma College of Medicine.

Visiting Students 

The University of Oklahoma Department of Surgery welcomes motivated fourth year medical students from ACGME-accredited domestic medical schools for visiting clerkships.  We have several four week rotations available, including SURGICAL EXTERNSHIP IN THORACIC & CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, SURGICAL EXTERNSHIP IN PEDIATRIC SURGERY, SURGICAL EXTERNSHIP-SURGERY III (OU Medical Center or VA), SURGICAL SKILLS DEVELOPMENT ELECTIVE, and TRAUMA SURGERY.  For a list of detailed courses go to

If you are interested, please submit an application with your chosen preferences for electives above to the AAMC Visiting Student Application Service (VSAS).  Applications are processed through the VSAS and not all students can be accommodated .  For additional information please contact