Language Policy

 

All courses at Xavier University School of Medicine Aruba, including clinical activities, are taught and examined solely in English. The clinical interaction, including personal contact with patients, their families and other healthcare professionals, which takes place as part of the course of study, is conducted in English.

Approval by New York State Education Department

Seal of the New York State Education DepartmentOn July 17th, 2020, the New York Board of Regents voted to approve Xavier University School of Medicine Aruba to place students in long-term clinical clerkship in New York State for 7 years. This is the longest term of approval that can be given to an International Medical School.

New York State Education Department approval allows:

• Xavier graduates to enter residency training in New York

• Xavier students to complete all 72 weeks of clinical training in New York teaching hospitals