ACCREDITATION & RECOGNITION

BELIZE

  • Accredited by Accreditation Belize Medical Council
  • Licensed and chartered by the Ministry of Education of Belize

WUHS ACCREDITATION IS RECOGNIZED BY:

  • Listed in World Directory of Medical Schools in partnership with FAIMER
  • Listed in the International Medical Education Directory (IMED)
  • Listed in World Health Organization (WHO) Directory of Medical Schools
  • WUHS graduates are eligible to be Education Commission of Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG) certified

accrediations-recognitions

RECOGNIZED IN US:

  • WUHS students are eligible to take the United States Medical Examination (USMLE)
  • NBME. The NBME develops and manages the USMLE. While the individual licensing boards grant the license to practice medicine, all medical boards in the US accept a passing score on the USMLE as evidence that an applicant demonstrates the core competencies to practice medicine
  • WUHS graduates are eligible to participate in the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP)
  • WUHS is recognized by the US Department of Veteran Affairs
  • Listed with the American Medical Student Association (AMSA) See WUHS (Belize) Listed With AMSA

recognitions

RECOGNIZED IN CANADA:

  • Recognized by the Medical Council of Canada (MCC)
  • WUHS students are able to take the Medical Council of Canada Evaluating Examination (MCEE)
  • Graduates are eligible to participate in the Canadian Resident Matching Service (CaRMS)

canadian-recognitions

RECOGNIZED IN BRITAIN:

  • Recognized by Britain General Medical School

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Student Testimonial

Michelle Kluger

My love affair with medicine dates back as far as I can remember. So for me, attending a school that could boast the academic resources I need; and also, be located in the Caribbean was a no brainer.

Student Testimonial

Katelyn Sainz

I did my undergrad at Arizona State University and graduated with a BS in Biological Sciences with a concentration in Genetics, Cell and Developmental Biology. I have wanted to be a physician since as long as I can remember.