AUS is chartered by the government of St. Vincent and Grenadines.
AUS is listed in the International Medical Education Directory (IMED) . This is an accurate and up-to-date compilation of international medical schools recognized by the appropriate government agency in the medical schools respective country. The IMED is compiled by the Foundation for Advancement of International Medical Education and Research.
The American University of St. Vincent is recognized by the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG). This grants you the right to take all three steps of the United States Medical Licensing Exam (USMLE), which must be passed to become a practicing physician in the U.S.
AUS is also listed in the Avicenna Directories, successor to WHO’s World Directory of Medical Schools.