Originally Posted by Dj1k
Someone told me to not bother applying for match in Massachusetts as an IMG since they requires a similar approval process to California letter, Is this true? Anyone have any info or links? Should I even bother applying in Massachusetts?
That's not true. I am applying to MA as well. While its true that programs in MA do not have a lot of international graduates, there is no requirement for PTAL or anything of that sort. There are a few decent community based programs in Mass which have excellent fellowship placements.