International Medical Schools Disapproved by the State of California






The Division of Licensing has formally disapproved the international medical schools listed below. Therefore, neither education completed at nor diplomas issued by these schools will be accepted toward meeting the requirements for training and/or licensure in this state.

If you have any questions concerning these schools, please contact Ms. Patricia Park, Foreign Schools Liaison, Licensing Program, at (916) 263-2367, or e-mail PPark@medbd.ca.gov.

Name of Medical School:
Date Disapproved:

CETEC University, Santo Domingo (closed)
05-19-83

CIFAS University, Santo Domingo (closed)
11-16-84

UTESA University, Santo Domingo
07-13-85
disapproval reaffirmed 02-07-97

World University, Santo Domingo (closed)
12-01-89

Spartan Health Sciences University, St. Lucia
06-13-85

University of Health Sciences Antigua, St. John's
07-28-95

Universidad Eugenio Maria de Hostos (UNIREMHOS), Dom. Rep.
11-01-96

Universidad Federico Henriquez y Carvajal, Dom. Rep.
07-31-98