"Welcome to Columbus Central University, Belize. One of the top Medical University in Central America"

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"Your Dream to Become a Doctor Has Come to Realty With Columbus Central University MD Program "

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"Our graduates are currently enrolled in residency programs in the U.S.A. "

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Apply for Admission , Spring 2021 applications are now open

We don’t just give students an education and experiences that set them up for success in a career. We help them succeed in becoming a great physicians—to discover a field they’re passionate about and dare to lead it.

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CCU’s medical education leaders have been selecting and training US and Canadian MDs for over 16 years.

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Your Clinical Experience in the US

Columbus Central University graduates are fully eligible to participate in residency training and licensure in the United States.

Discover Why CCU Is Awesome

We are one of the most diverse medical school in the Caribbean with over 500 students in USA( clinicals ) , and a further 500 studying at our campus in Belize ( Basic Science ) .

CCU was established 2004 for the public benefit and it is recognized globally . Throughout our great history , CCU has offered access to a wide range of academic opportunities . As a world leader in higher education , the university has pioneered change in the sector.

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Free NBME Self-Assessments & Added Answer Explanations Available

To expand students’ options to enrich their knowledge during testing delays resulting from the COVID-19 outbreak, seven free NBME® Self-Assessments will be available starting April 3.

Starting April 2, newly added answer explanations will be available to students on two Self-Assessment forms.

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Message from the President

Columbus Central University is focused on preparing students with the knowledge, skills and values required for you to establish a successful and satisfying future as a physician. We integrate the Foundations of Medicine courses with clinical applications, dedicated faculty who are focused on USMLE, facilitated within our Belize campus.

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We have created a U.S. based curriculum and appointed most qualified faculty members to prepare students for passing a series of exams known as the United States Medical Licensure Exam (USMLE) in a first attempt. There are numerous visiting professors from U.S. medical schools coming every semester to implement highest education standards. The school also offers USMLE Review Course of Medical Science at our teaching facility in Belize to directly assist you in preparation for this critical exam.

Read more about our MD Program designed to produce master adaptive learners.

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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
CAMPUS VS VIRTUAL DISTANT LEARNING

CAMPUS VS VIRTUAL DISTANT LEARNING

WILL VIRTUAL DISTANT LEARNING BE AN OPTION OR WILL WE HAVE TO GO TO BELIZE?

We anticipate that CCU students will be able to begin the MAY 2020 term on time. The safety and well-being of our community is our top priority. We are prepared to commence the term online through the CCU Online Platform until we can return to our campus. When we resume classes in Belize, we will discontinue online learning.

Applying to Columbus Central University

It only takes five minutes to complete your application form online. Your admissions advisor will then support you every step of the way through the application process. You can start your medical studies in January, May, or September.

Please note, we accept applications from all over the world.  Apply Now.