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Old 05-21-2012
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Question Step 3 Prep: Duration needed

I remember in the other steps forums seeing posts and polls about how long we should prepare, or what people have done.
I don't see anything for step 3, any advice. I'm planning on preparing for it before residency.
Any advice?

Also, how long does it usually take from the application to actually getting the "ok" and your elegibility period?
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Go to step 3 recommended threads

and there you can check this poll
How long it takes to prepare for USMLE Step 3?

As for the application, it takes about a week give or take..
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