State Medical Board

Examinations

The Alaska State Medical Board requires the successful passage of a national qualifying examination series for licensure. The following examination combinations are acceptable:

The board will accept the following combinations of examinations described in 12 AAC 40.020 if successfully completed before January 1, 2000:

  • (1) (NBME part one or USMLE step one) plus (NBME part two or USMLE step two) plus (NBME part three or USMLE step three);
  • (2) (NBME part one or USMLE step one) plus (NBME part two or USMLE step two) plus (NBME part three or USMLE step three);
  • (3) (NBME part one or USMLE step one) plus (NBME part two or USMLE step two) plus (NBME part three or USMLE step three);

If you are currently in medical school, below is the contact information to register to sit for the USMLE examinations (exerpt from USMLE):

USMLE Application Materials

You must contact the appropriate registration entity as shown below from USMLE application materials.

Examination Type of applicant For application materials, contact:
Step 1 or Step 2
(CK or CS)
Students and graduates of medical schools in the United States, and Canada accredited by the Liaison Committee on Medical Eduation or the American Osteopathic Association NBME
Examinee Support Services
3750 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104-3190
Phone: (215)590-9700
Fax: (215)590-9457
Email: webmail@nbme.org
Step 1 or Step 2
(CK or CS)
Students and graduates of medical schools the United States and Canada ECFMG
Examinee Support Services
3624 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104-2685
Phone: (215)386-5900
Fax: (215)386-9196
Email: info@ecfmg.org
Step 3 All medical school graduates who have passed Step 1 and Step 2 FSMB
Department of Examination Services
400 Fuller Wiser Road, Suite 300
Euless, TX 76039
Phone: (817)868-4041
Fax: (817)868-4098
Email: usmle@fsmb.org