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New Tokyo Medical College Faculty of Medicine


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Feature of New Tokyo Medical College and the Micronesia

New Tokyo Medical College

1. Located in Kolonia Town, Pohnpei, Northern Pacific (US ZIP code FM 96941)
2. Nor-for-profit, regional medical school
3. The vision is to become the Best Medical School in the Pacific
4. The only private medical school in the Northern Pacific (University of Hawaii is a State School)
5. Chartered by National Department of Education in 2010
6. The instruction began in 2012
7. Intensive 6-year Doctor of Medicine program (2-year PreMED; 2-year Pre-Clinical; and 2-year hospital clerkship)
8. NTMC campus has full ranges of lecture halls, medical library, faculty offices, and lab on one location. NTMC campus has Wifi zone
9. Approved by ECFMG (IMED) and list in World Directory of Medical School by World Health Organization (WHO)
10. BS/MD combine degree available with State University of New York (Oswego and Fredonia Campus), University of Maine, and Southern Utah University
11. MBBS/MD dual degree option available with SEGI University in Malaysia
12. Clerkship partner with College of Medicine, Wonkwang University (Korea) and Cebu Doctor’s University (the Philippinnes)
13. Partner with Pacific Islands University, Guam, USA (satellite campus on NTMC campus with Pacific Islands University staff and on campus instruction available in Guam). Offer fully US accredited Associate, Bachelor’s, Master’s and up to doctorate degrees
14. General cooperation MOU exists with University of Guam.
15. Clinical observation opportunity available at Guam Regional Medical City, Guam, USA

About Pohnpei, Federated States of Micronesia (FSM)

1. Federated States of Micronesia is a part of United States Office of Insular Affairs area, US Department of the Interior: FSM, Guam, Commonwealth of Northern Mariana, Puerto Rico, American Samoa, US Virgin Island are the area under US Department of the Interior
2. An associate State of the United States under the Compact of Free Association with the United States
3. FSM citizens have right to live and work in the US indefinitely; US citizens have the same right in FSM
4. Pohnpei is the largest island among the entire FSM
5. FSM and Pohnpei are under US Postal Service and uses US ZIP code
6. New Tokyo Medical College ZIP code is FM 96941
7. When you mailing packages, Pohnpei is subject to US domestic rates (e.g., USPS Priority Mail flat rate up to 70 pound, it is approx $16)
8. Pohnpei is slightly smaller than Singapore with resident of 35,000 only
9. Pohnpei uses US Dollars and banking system is just like US
10. Bank of Guam has a branch near to New Tokyo Medical College
11. Pohnpei has international airport and service to Guam and Honolulu, Hawaii everyday (MON, WED, FRI to Honolulu; MON, TUE, THU, SAT to Guam)
12. United Airlines serves to Guam and Honolulu; from Guam 4 Korean companies and 1 Japanese company have direct service to Seoul and Tokyo)
13. Numerous waterfalls, beaches, mountains are available
14. Pohnpei has UNESCO heritage place called Nan Madol (an ancient Pyramid like structure and believed to be the first man-made ocean island city in the history)
15. Sea food, and local produce are abundant
16. All other groceries are directly imported from the US mainly. A large selection of Japanese groceries are also available
17. The Internet is provided by fiber optic via Japan and Guam

Details

University
Founded in 2010
60 Students
15 Graduations each year
7 Teachers
20 Computers