Launch your medical education with AUA.
American University of Antigua College of Medicine (AUA) is an innovative medical school dedicated to providing a learner-centric education of the highest quality, granting opportunities to underrepresented minorities, fostering a diverse academic community, and ensuring that its graduates develop the skills and attitudes of lifelong learning, compassion, and professionalism. We also provide students who would otherwise be unable to receive a medical education with the opportunity to become successful physicians.
Accreditations and Approvals
United States Department of Education
Medical Board of California
Florida Department of Education
New York State Education Department
AUA’s medical education satisfies the medical school education requirement to practice medicine in all 50 states and U.S. territories, Canada, United Kingdom and other countries.
AUA’s MD program provides students with an education that enables them to become competent and caring physicians. Cutting-edge facilities, distinguished faculty, and excellent clinical experiences prepare our graduates to practice medicine throughout the United States and Canada. Enjoy a video tour here!
Florida International University Collaboration
American University of Antigua College of Medicine (AUACOM) offers unique educational programs conducted in collaboration with Florida International University’s (FIU) Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine (HWCOM) and Robert Stempel College of Public Health and Social Work: Global Health Track (GHT), Graduate Clinical Core Rotation Certificate Program, Elective Clinical Rotation Program, and Master of Public Health (MPH) Program.
Find out how these programs can help enhance your medical education and career in healthcare. Watch a video on the FIU-AUA collaboration here!
Our alumni have distinguished themselves by becoming chief residents, earning significant awards, and obtaining competitive fellowships. Find out more about our residency placements.
AUA Campus Hosts a Mural Contest
In May, AUA students and faculty participated in the on-campus Mural Contest. The contest theme – medicine at the heart; celebrating the local community and acknowledging the diversity of faculty and staff – brought in five submissions. Kendra Kramer, a MED 2 student, had the winning entry. She created a mural depicting AUA’s diverse student population, faculty,
Congratulations Class of 2023
You are destined for greatness The 2023 Commencement Ceremony for the American University of Antigua was held at the prestigious New Jersey Performing Arts Center on Friday, May 26, 2023, and with over 200 excited graduates, 22 distinguished dignitaries, a host of helpful AUA staff, and countless proud family and friends in attendance, it was
Dr. Jarvis Presents at AUACOM Research Day 2023
Dr. Shivon Belle JarvisB. Med.Sci (Hons), M.B.B.S., D.M Paediatrics, MSc. Neonatology Dr. Belle Jarvis’s article on the Sickle Cell Disease Newborn Screening—An Audit of a Twin Island State Pilot Program was published in the International Journal of Neonatal Screening publication in March 2023. You can view Dr. Jarvis’s article here.