All Applicants must be sufficiently proficient in the English Language. Non-native English speaking applicants must
demonstrate English language proficiency by submitting TOEFL or IELTS scores for evaluation by the University upon
Before a student can be admitted into the University of Science, Arts, and Technology, Montserrat's Graduate Entry
Program, the following basic science courses or the equivalent must be completed to equal a minimum of
75 credit hours.
- Human Biology/Biological Science
- Chemistry, Inorganic and Organic*
- English Composition
- Social Sciences (Sociology, Psychology)
- Mathematics to Pre-Calculus
- Computer Sciences
- Physics, General or Applied
- Medical Terminology
- Introductory Nutrition
- Integrated Biomedical Laboratory
- Electives totaling 12 credit hours
*If these credits are ten years old, or older, they are nontransferable. USAT will offer these courses
to approved applicants if needed
All Prerequisite courses are reviewed for adequacy on an individual, case by case basis.
Individual courses or modules in which the final grade earned was less than a 2.0 (C minus) or
the equivalent in the educational system taken may not be considered as having met the prerequisite
qualification, and must be repeated as a corequisite or where so indicated prior to final
The University of Science, Arts and Technology, Montserrat requires applicants to have a 3.0 or higher cumulative GPA
from all previous educational Institutions. If an applicant requests an inquiry based on a low GPA, they may contact the
University directly and request an individual evaluation. they may also be required to take a competency exam.
The University of Science, Arts and Technology, Montserrat reserves the right to require any applicant to take a competency
exam based on their transcripts or educational background.
All Prospective students are required to submit the following documentation to the University of Science, Arts,
and Technology, Montserrat in full before being considered by the admissions committee:
- USAT Application, located Here
- USAT Student Enrollment Agreement, please refer to the Online Application
- Official Transcripts from all prior educational Institutions*
- A recent Police/Background report, 12 months or less
- Two letters of Recommendation from a superior of colleague
- A complete, updated Immunization Record
- A copy of the face pages of the applicant's passport**
- The Application fee of $125.00 (USD)
*Unofficial Transcripts may be initially submitted to be considered by the admissions committee; however official
transcripts must be submitted within 6 weeks of acceptance to the University.
**The Name on the Application must match the name on the passport
Students applying to the University transferring from any IMED or AVICENNA listed school, accredited college of
medicine or osteopathic medicine, or the equivalent will have their transcripts evaluated on an individual basis.
The University reserves the right to decline transfer credits of grade "C" or lower, or those credits obtained
through online coursework or other sources that have not been validated by these institutions. Students normally
transfer previously completed coursework into the appropriate level of the preclinical program and continue their
medical study toward completion of the program.