AUC State-Level Data for New Jersey

Learn where AUC grads earned residencies in New Jersey, read news and profiles, and more!

Thank you for your interest in how American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine (AUC) connects with the state of New Jersey. Read on for an at-a-glance overview of residency placements, news and notes, student stories, and events in and around New Jersey.

Your New Jersey Admissions Contact

American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine

Julio Sierra

Senior Associate Director of Admissions

jsierra@aucmed.edu
786-433-0974

AUC Open House Dates

AUC is pleased to welcome New Jersey-area residents to one of our Open House events, where you can hear from alumni, speak with grads and advisors one-on-one, and learn more about AUC’s culture and outcomes. Reserve your seat and learn more using the links below.

There are no events scheduled at this time. Please check our admissions events page for new postings and event details.  

AUC Up Close Event Dates

If you’re interested in an event that’s a little more personal, Up Close events let you learn more about AUC with a smaller group of people, and are designed to foster open discussion and one-on-one interactions. If you’re close to making a decision about attending medical school, this event is for you.

There are no events scheduled at this time. Please check our admissions events page for new postings and event details.  

Residency Information

For 2015, AUC graduates earned more than 200 residencies in hospitals and healthcare centers around the country. Of that total, 11 AUC students earned residencies in New Jersey in a variety of specialties, including radiology, internal medicine, pediatrics, OB/GYN, and more. A sampling of some of the hospitals that our grads matched at is below:

  • Atlantic Health System
  • Jersey Shore University Medical Center
  • JFK Medical Center
  • Rutgers University
  • Somerset Medical Center

Read Alumni Profiles

This AUC graduate recently earned the Faculty of the Year award from Rutgers New Jersey Medical School. Read about the win here.

Power couple, Drs. Burton and Vanessa Tabaacs, met while enrolled in their first semseter at AUC. While he completes a neurology residency in Washington, DC, she is pursuing family medicine at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in Somerset, NJ. Read more here.

Top New Jersey Feeder Schools for AUC

  • Rutgers University
  • Montclair State University
  • New Jersey Institute of Technology
  • Princeton University
  • Stevens Institute of Technology

Did You Know? Fun Facts About AUC and New Jersey

Faith Dillard, MD, a founding member of AUC’s Alumni Association, previously served as a medical officer for the National Disaster Medical System and New Jersey-1 Disaster Medical Assistance Team. Currently, she is an emergency medicine physician practicing in western Wyoming.

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