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What USMLE Step 1 of 240 gets you

What can a 240 on the USMLE step 1 get you? Here's a run down.

USMLE score 240
  • 240 is above the median score of applicants who matched in family medicine, PM&R, psychiatry, Ob/Gyn, pediatrics, child neurology, anesthesiology, emergency medicine, neurology, pathology, internal medicine, general surgery, and internal medicine-pediatrics.
  • 240 is near the median score of applicants who matched in radiology and radiation oncology.
  • 240 is within the third quartile (25% to 50%) of applicants who matched to neurosurgery, orthopedics, plastic surgery, and a transitional year.
How competitive am I for residency?

Will you be AOA?:Yes
Have you done research?:Yes
Do you have publications?:Yes
Are you a US senior in med school?:Yes