Academic Programs

Students from across the world come to St. George’s University for a rewarding education with global impact.

Founded as an independent School of Medicine in 1976, St. George’s University has evolved into a top center of international education, drawing students and faculty from 140 countries to the island of Grenada. The University’s over 20,000 graduates include physicians, veterinarians, scientists, and public health and business professionals across the world.

The University offers medical and veterinary degrees in the Schools of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine, and independent and dual graduate degrees in the sciences, public health, and business. Undergraduate degree programs are also available through its School of Arts and Sciences. The University programs are accredited and approved by many governing authorities. St. George’s is affiliated with educational institutions worldwide, including the United States, the United Kingdom, Canada, Australia, and Ireland.

Highlights

20,000+

GRADUATES OF ST. GEORGE’S UNIVERSITY

Since opening in 1977, more than 20,000 graduates of 52 academic programs have gone into professions and higher education opportunities in over 50 countries throughout the world.

FIRST

OURS IS A STORY OF FIRSTS

First private Caribbean medical school and first medical school accredited by the Caribbean Accreditation Authority for Education in Medicine and other Health Professions (CAAM-HP).

465

BASIC SCIENCES FACULTY

Our team of 465 Basic Sciences faculty members is located on the True Blue campus in Grenada and is dedicated to your success.

1,400

SCHOOL OF MEDICINE CLINICAL FACULTY

1,400 clinical faculty at more than 70 affiliated hospitals and clinical centers in the US, Grenada and the UK give you a powerful global network.

7,000

STUDENTS FROM TOP NATIONAL SCHOOLS

SGU students have included nearly 7,000 graduates of institutions found in the US News & World Report’s list of Top National Universities.

941

US RESIDENCIES IN 2018

With more than941 US residencies in 2018, no other medical school in the world provides more new doctors to the US health care system; in fact, we are the number one provider of doctors into first-year US residencies for the last eight years combined.*

*According to published information as of August 2018

93%

OBTAINED POSTGRAD POSITION

Of our eligible 2018 US graduates who applied for a US postgraduate position, 93 percent obtained one at the time of graduation.

96%

PASS RATE FOR USMLE

SGU students who took the USMLE 1 for the first time in 2018 achieved a 96 percent pass rate.