How to Apply

We participate in the National Resident Match Program ( using the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS) The following documents must be submitted for your application to be considered:

  • Common application form
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Medical school transcript
  • Dean's letter
  • At least two letters of recommendation
  • Personal statement
  • USMLE reports (Steps 1, 2CK, and 2CS)
  • ECFMG certification (IMG only)

The program director and faculty members will review applicant files. Invitation for interview will be based upon their recommendations.

Program Eligibility

Eligibility for the Integrated Plastic Surgery Residency Program requires graduation from an accredited medical school. Individuals accepted for a position in the program must be U.S. citizens, classified as a resident alien, or hold a J-1 visa.

Deadline for applications is October 21, 2020. Interviews will be offered on December 4, 2020 with all the other programs in the country. Our interview dates will be in January 2021 and will be held virtually.

Rotations at Cooper

Fourth year medical students from medical schools other than Cooper Medical School of Rowan University (CMSRU) are welcome to rotate at Cooper for four-week rotations. If interested, please apply through CMSRU by clicking here.