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 17,000 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

17,000+

GRADUATES OF ST. GEORGE’S UNIVERSITY

Since opening in 1977, more than 17,000 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).

300

BASIC SCIENCES FACULTY

Our team of 300 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, Canada, Grenada and the UK give you a powerful globalnetwork.

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.

870+

US RESIDENCIES IN 2016

With more than 870 US residencies in 2016, no other medical school in the world provides more new doctors to the US health care system.

91%

POSTGRADUATE POSITION PLACEMENT

Of our eligible US 2015 graduates who applied for a postgraduate residency, 91 percent obtained a position within one year.

97%

FIRST-TIME PASS RATE FOR USMLE STEP 1

SGU US and Canadian students who took the USMLE 1 for the first time in 2015 achieved a 97 percent pass rate, surpassing the first-time pass rate of students from US and Canadian schools for the sixth straight year.