Program Requirements

Michigan Medicine and Ann Arbor 

Medical school requirements:

  • For US and Canadian medical school graduates, applicants must be a graduate of medical school accredited by the LCME. 
  • For U.S. osteopathic medical school graduates, the applicant must be a graduate of a medical school that has been accredited by the American Osteopathic Association (AOA). The list may be found here
  • For non-U.S. or Canadian medical school graduates, the applicant must be a graduate of a college/university found on the Medical Schools Recognized by the Medical Board of California list posted on the Michigan Medicine website; affiliation with a school on the approved list is not sufficient. The list may be found here.  
  • Successfully completed an ACGME-accredited general residency psychiatry program or a general psychiatry program in Canada accredited by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. We are not currently accepting ACGME-I applicants or applicants under ACGME exception criteria.

  • Must be eligible for full medical licensure by the State of Michigan.
  • Must provide documentation that they have passed all parts of the appropriate examination: USMLE Steps 1 and Step 2 CK (allopathic medical school), COMLEX Step 1 and Step 2 (osteopathic medical school), or MCCQE Part 1 and Part 2 (Canadian medical school)
  • Michigan Medicine Fellows

    Non-United States citizens are required to have any of the following:

      • J-1 visa sponsored by the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG) and must be eligible to renew the J-1 for the length of the UMH GME training program
      • a valid Permanent Resident (Green Card) status