St. George’s University is a center of international education, drawing students and faculty from over 140 countries to the island of Grenada, West Indies—including over 630 students and graduates from African nations currently enrolled. St. George’s is affiliated with educational institutions worldwide, including in the United States, the United Kingdom, Canada, Australia, and Ireland. The University programs are accredited and approved by many governing authorities.
SGU was the first private medical school in the Caribbean, and the first to be accredited by the Caribbean Accreditation Authority for Education in Medicine and Health Professions (CAAM-HP). Its more than 15,000 graduate physicians in the global health care system have been licensed in all 50 states and Canada, and have practiced in over 50 countries around the world. Graduates of the medical school are often matched in the residencies of their choice and in the past five years combined, St. George's University has placed more doctors into first-year US residency positions than any other medical school.
SGU offers medical, veterinary, and liberal arts programs, including an AVMA-accredited DVM and CEPH-accredited MPH program. A variety of partial and full-tuition scholarships are available based on academic excellence and/or need.