How to Apply

The MUSC Internal Medicine/Pediatrics Residency Program participates in the National Residency Matching Program (NRMP). All applications are accepted exclusively through Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS).


Application Procedures and Guidelines

  • Submit your application once ERAS opens, applications received by the MSPE release date are given priority consideration for interviews
  • Initial notification of interview offers will be provided mid October
  • Interviews are typically scheduled through the months of November, December, and January

MUSC Med-Peds Interview Selection Assessment Criteria

  • Completed ERAS application
  • MSPE
  • Medical School Transcript
  • USMLE Step I and/or COMLEX 1
  • Two strong letters of recommendation (we do not require a Chair letter) - You are welcome to assign more letters.
  • Personal Statement
  • Research Experience

Applications from Foreign Medical Graduates

Requirements for foreign medical graduates include the same criteria as listed above plus the following:

  • Only applications received through ERAS will be considered
  • Medical school graduation within the past two years (unless already enrolled/completed domestic residency program)
  • Excellent communication in English - both written and verbal
  • USMLE Step I
  • Our program only accepts J1 visa
  • Must be ECFMG Certified prior to rank deadline
  • Additional materials may be required

Thank you for your interest in the MUSC Med-Peds Residency Program. MUSC is an equal opportunity employer and all applicants are given equal consideration.

We look forward to hearing from you and are happy to answer any application questions you have. Here is how to reach us:

Krista Jackson, MSW
Internal Medicine/Pediatrics Residency Coordinator
Residency Coordinator

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