USMLE STEP 3 In addition to COMLEX3

Discussion in 'Step III' started by medicineman1, Feb 23, 2007.

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  1. medicineman1

    medicineman1 7+ Year Member

    Sep 8, 2006
    Curious as to opinions. I have taken comlex 1 and 2, as well as USMLE 1 and 2. I am finished with internship. I am changing specialties so will be starting a PGY2 in a new field in July. It is an allopathic program. I am also interested in an allopathic fellowship. My question- Ive come this far with the exam, shall I take the USMLE Step 3 in addition to COMLEX 3. I dont actually know of anyone who has done this? Waste of time and money, or feather in cap?
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  3. VentdependenT

    VentdependenT You didnt build thaT Moderator Emeritus 10+ Year Member

    Oct 3, 2003
    I'd do it just to say I did it.
  4. tkim

    tkim 10 cc's cordrazine 10+ Year Member

    Aug 2, 2002
    New England
    I'd take Step III if I didn't have to pass the CS. I think that's a requirement to take it. I'm not about to cough up another grand for that test.

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