ECFMG Identifies Alternative Pathways for ECFMG Certification
At long last, ECFMG has identified the alternative pathways by which IMGs can qualify for ECFMG Certification. In the absence of ECFMG Certification, IMGs do not qualify to obtain graduate medical education training at ACGME accredited residency programs, and are likewise ineligible to obtain a graduate medical education license from any state medical board.
A full list of the pathways for ECFMG Certification in the absence of a passing Step 2 CS score can be found here:
If you do not qualify under these rules but believe your qualifications should render you eligible for ECFMG Certification, please reach out to our office to discuss making application to ECFMG to except you from certain of the required criteria