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Default Isn't it too late to take step 2 CS in September for Match 2014?

Will it bee too late if I take Step 2 CS in the end of September to participate for Match 2014?
I'm a IMG with good scores, Green card and everything else looks fine.

P.s. just got a scheduling permit and only available dates are September =(
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Will it bee too late if I take Step 2 CS in the end of September to participate for Match 2014?
I'm a IMG with good scores, Green card and everything else looks fine.

P.s. just got a scheduling permit and only available dates are September =(
Define good scores? if yours are pretty pretty good then I believe you will be ok
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taking it in Sep is not a good idea. plz start preparing and once you are ready, start using check4change. like that you, shd be prepared to take the test next day if something pops up. my sp got the date last week like this only
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Will it bee too late if I take Step 2 CS in the end of September to participate for Match 2014?
I'm a IMG with good scores, Green card and everything else looks fine.

P.s. just got a scheduling permit and only available dates are September =(
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Its a good idea, but I don't live in any of this cities and will have to fly by airplane, as I live far away from US mainland.


But why isn't it good?
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Its a good idea, but I don't live in any of this cities and will have to fly by airplane, as I live far away from US mainland.


But why isn't it good?

Because you are an IMG... most hospitals and programs specifically ask for ECFMG certification as a MUST BEFORE applying...

Again you havent defined GOOD scores.. so.. no more info can be given
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