Fourth Year Curriculum

The fourth year consists of the following required rotations:  Neurology, 2 required Acting Internships, one medical and one surgical, an elective in the Humanities and a week long course entitled, "Transition to Internship."   Acting internships are offered in the following areas:  acting internships list.   The remainder of the year is spent in elective rotations.  Students must complete 5 months of elective time over the third and fourth years.  Electives are offered in the following areas:  electives list.   The College of Medicine and its affiliate institutions offer a wide variety of both clinical and research electives. There are also opportunities for clinical rotations in rural and metropolitan locations across Pennsylvania, in other regions of the country, and abroad.