Step 1

The first step to achieving your best score for the residency of your choice.



Step 2

From Wards to Boards. Time to get your thoughts back to theory.



Step 3

Hang in there - it is the last one.


Step 3/Level 3: Program Offers

Through our years of experience working with Step 3 students, we know that getting back to the basics of medicine for board purposes can be a challenge. The way medicine is practiced is not always the way questions, that are also written by PhDs, are designed. You need a strategy, which is our Method©, that enables you to answer board questions using reasoning and critical thinking. It puts you in control of the questions and the questions stop controlling you. You will improve your efficiency at mastering USMLE (MD) and COMLEX (DO) style questions.

All our programs’ curriculums are designed by MDs, DOs, PhDs and Medical Education Learning Specialists. Our panel of experts collaborated to build a syllabus of high-yield content taught in a tactile-learning environment for long-term understanding of concepts.  It is this understanding (not memorizing) of content that assists students in the integration and reasoning that is required when answering correctly 300+ questions on exam day.

This program offers:

  • 40 years of experience – we are the original “Kansas City” program
  • Exclusive to our program, an Evidence-based Method© to answering Board questions correctly
  • Intense review of board-type questions to fine-tune your knowledge and fully prepare you for your exam
  • For our Osteopathic students: OMM review with our OMM specialist
  • Individual sessions with instructors
  • Individual study plan while in program (when needed)
  • Daily progress monitoring
  • Detailed schedule and guidance on how to spend out of class time
  • Post-program individual study plan
  • System Based Supplemental Instruction® 
  • Wellness program
  • CCS sessions 
  • Multiple Mock Board Exams
  • Individual analysis of your Mock Board results (based on our extensive research where students lose points on the exam – our analysis looks at many variables – not just your subject strengths and weaknesses.)
  • Unlimited use of study rooms (in-person/live classes only)
  • Small class size
  • Fully flexible adapting to each student’s strengths and weaknesses

The Fun Stuff:

  • In person (live) programs: if you are celebrating your birthday during the program we will bring in a birthday cake  (online/virtual students also get a treat)
  • Tea and coffee provided in classroom (in-person/live programs only)

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