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Why Aureus

Aureus University School of Medicine is equipping future physicians for the immense challenges of 21st-century medicine. Aureus strives to imbue students with a keen sensitivity and awareness of their patients’ needs — a vital component of effective and compassionate care. Aureus is proud to offer motivated healers of the future, an extraordinary education today.Graduates are liberated from the notion that medicine is simply a job as they regard their work as a privilege ultimately carrying the university’s motto, MEDIAE MANUS (healing hands) to the four corners of the globe. Aureus welcomes students who demonstrate outstanding academic achievement balanced with a compassionate and humble heart as the University builds an ever-increasing tradition of excellence.

Aureus offers an affordable, hands-on medical education that prepares students to begin an exciting medical career. Hundreds of students at Aureus have been placed in residency programs at prestigious medical facilities throughout the United States. Many Aureus University graduates have become chief residents and further serve the needs of their community.

The four year MD Program covers all Basic and Clinical Sciences to fully prepare students for the USMLE Step 1 and Step 2 exams.

The five-year program at Aureus is designed for high school graduates pursuing an MD Degree.

Clinical Training Focus, Hands-on experience

Following early clinical exposure in the classroom, students receive their Clinical Training at our affiliated hospitals across the United States and Canada. Upon completion of their clinical rotations, students secure residences in various specialties at renowned medical facilities as they advance toward a successful medical career.


Aureus students can choose from hundreds of different programs all over the United States and Canada. Upon successful completion of residencies, students move on to become private practitioners or pursue a fellowship program. And we take great pride in the fact that many Aureus University residents have become chief residents and further serve the needs of their community. Our students have gained successful residency appointments in many prominent hospitals, including Yale University Hospital, Boston University Hospital, University of Toronto, Staten Island University Hospital, Michigan State University among others.