Application Process

Application Process

  • Applicants must have satisfactorily completed three years training in Anesthesiology, Emergency Medicine, Neurological Surgery, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Orthopaedic Surgery, Otolaryngology, Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, Vascular Surgery, or Urology
  • Have DEA certification
  • Be eligible to obtain a license to practice medicine in North Carolina through the N.C. Medical Board

Additionally, MAHEC requires:

  • A full copy of applicant’s medical school degree
  • Current licensure information
  • Three letters of recommendation including one from their residency program director
  • A personal statement
  • An onsite interview in Asheville

If you are interested in applying to our program, please submit your application online via SAFAS.

Questions regarding the application process should be directed to Jenna Hunter at (828) 771-4229 or via email to