Oceania University of Medicine

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Transform Your Future in Medicine

Discover Oceania University of Medicine

Founded in the island nation of Independent Samoa and now expanded globally, Oceania University of Medicine (OUM) addresses today’s critical need for accessible medical education. With a unique blend of advanced e-learning technologies and hands-on clinical training, we empower aspiring doctors worldwide to overcome geographical and professional barriers, bringing their dreams of a medical career within reach.

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Are you a healthcare professional looking to take your patient care capabilities to the highest level? Or are you considering a career and industry transition? OUM’s hybrid curriculum is designed to cater to your professional growth and personal development. Our graduates, supported by a robust network of affiliated hospitals and a dedicated faculty, consistently demonstrate excellence, inspired by our mission to address the worldwide physician shortage by making a medical degree more accessible to those with the calling.

Why Choose OUM?

  • Ability to Learn from Home: Start your medical education from wherever you are during the first two years.
  • Extensive Clinical Rotations: Gain hands-on experience at multiple sites across the United States.
  • Continue Your Current Employment: Maintain your job while pursuing your studies for the first two years.
  • Personalized Learning: Benefit from small class sizes in an interactive virtual learning environment led by faculty members committed to student success.

OUM’s innovative distance-learning approach makes medical education accessible to those previously unable to pursue it. Accepting students from the United States, Australia, Canada, New Zealand, and Samoa, we are well-equipped to support you with knowledgeable faculty who are familiar with international medical licensing requirements.

What Sets OUM Apart?

  • No MCAT Required: Begin your medical journey without needing the MCAT.
  • USMLE & ECFMG Ready: Students and graduates are prepared for USMLE hurdle exams and ECFMG certification.
  • Global Clinical Experience/Cultural Awareness: Complete a unique four-week elective at our main teaching hospital in Samoa, strengthening your cultural competency in a medical context not offered at many medical schools.

Application Deadlines:
Start in January: Apply by September 1
Start in July: Apply by March 1

Ready To Start Your Journey To Becoming A Doctor?

Take the next step. If you are a US resident ready to start your medical studies, OUM is here to guide you every step of the way. Contact us today to learn more about how you can earn your MD with OUM.

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