Spartan Health Science University
About Spartan Health Sciences University
The Spartan Health Sciences University is an independent medical training institution located on the southern tip of St. Lucia in Vieux-Fort. It was established on January 7, 1980, and offers training for medical doctors from all over the world. With a focus on quality medical training and high standards of education combined with affordable tuition, Spartan Health Sciences University offers a progressive approach to training that prepares graduates for their USMLE (United States Medical Licensing Examination) and the opportunity to practice medicine in many countries throughout the world.
Students attending Spartan Health Sciences University have access to the latest in medical training and technology. This includes large, comfortable classrooms, highly experienced and recognized faculty, state-of-the-art laboratories, and medical facilities for practical aspects of the training. This multi-million dollar medical school complex is located on the coast, with a world-class view of the surrounding Caribbean sea.
The Spartan Health Sciences University campus offers a Human Simulation Laboratory that is complete with high fidelity mannequins, allowing students to develop skills and techniques using realistic and authentic practice methods. This is highly beneficial to our students in developing their confidence and comfort in procedures before working directly with patients.
On campus, students have access to state-of-the-art fitness facilities as well as on-site dining. The library is equipped with computers, and wireless internet access is available for student devices. Spartan Health Science University also has a modern Anatomy lab where students do dissection on human cadavers.
A variety of sports, recreation and gym facilities are available for Spartan students on campus. Students are encouraged to enjoy the facilities available like table tennis, basketball,Volleyball etc.
Among Caribbean medical school programs, Spartan Health Science University stands out for the progressive approach they take to education. A major part of the curriculum includes extensive preparation for the United States Medical Licensing Examination (USMLE) which ensures that our students are well-prepared for the exam that may ultimately decide their career. As Spartan is approved by NBME board, all examinations of Spartan Health Sicence University are conducted by NBME board. NBME board is the same board which also conducts USMLE examinations. At the end of Basic Sciences, Spartan students appear for CBSE – Comprehensive basic Sciences Examination conducted by NBME board before they appear for USMLE exam.
Spartan Health Sciences University made another breakthrough by incorporating the Standardized Patients (SPs) in the medical curriculum.
After their basic science semesters at Spartan Health Science University’s multimillion dollar campus in St. Lucia, students spend the remaining semesters in affiliate ACGME approved teaching hospitals located in the USA. Spartan also offers Clinical rotations in Jamaica, St. Lucia & India.
Upon completion of post-graduate residency training, Spartan graduates become eligible for a license across the globe including the United States, United Kingdom, India and Canada.
- CAAM-HP accreditation
- Listed in WHO, IMED, ECFMG, MCI
- 39 years of academic experience in medical education
- Facilities like Human Simulation Lab & Clinical Skills Lab
- 250+ Indian Students
- One of the safest and most beautiful countries
- Affordable tuition fees
- Low student to faculty ratio
- Extensive USMLE Preparation
- USMLE Board review
- Standardized Patients (SPs) incorporated in the medical curriculum
- ACGME Approved Green Book Clinical Rotations in USA
- Career leading to Residency(PG) in USA
- More than 2400 Spartan Graduates are practicing as doctors in USA
- More than 90% Spartan students pass USMLE step 1 in first attempt
- More than 84% Spartan students get Residency(PG) in USA in first attempt