Doctor of Medicine (MD)
The CUSM MD program is core to the university's mission to advance the art and science of medicine through innovative medical education, research, and compassionate healthcare delivery in an inclusive environment that advocates critical thinking, creativity, integrity, and professionalism.
First accepting Medical Students in 2018, CUSM has graduated two classes of physicians. Each class has achieved a 100% NRMP match rate and is currently in residency at prestigious programs throughout the United States.
Inspire, shape, and mold students' character through dedicated faculty and creative, innovative teaching methods.
Achieve consistent, outstanding levels of performance that exceed the expectations of our students while upholding the highest standards of ethical behavior, intellectual honesty, and professional conduct.
Promote, cultivate, and respect the ethnic, intellectual, social, and cultural diversity of students, faculty, and patients in a safe, positive, and nurturing environment.
Our Teaching Hospital
Arrowhead Regional Medical Center (ARMC) is our teaching hospital and partner in educating the next generation of physicians. ARMC has over 4,000 employees, 400 physicians, and over 200 resident physicians dedicated to providing comprehensive healthcare. ARMC is a Level 1 trauma center. The ARMC Emergency Department is the second busiest in the state of California. The hospital operates ten different residency training programs. Located just from the university, CUSM third- and fourth-year students will conduct clerkships and rotations at ARMC. Several ARMC physicians are department chairs, faculty, and committee members at CUSM.