Application Process


Application Process

Thank you for your interest in the newest psychiatry residency program in California! Our experienced faculty have created a unique psychiatry program that is community-based with a strong academic focus. College Medical Center and our affiliates serve as the largest psychiatric system in Los Angeles and Orange Counties ensuring our residents gain experience in caring for our diverse, varied patient communities of southern California. Our mission is simple—to train the best, brightest and most compassionate psychiatric physicians. With specialty tracks available and significant elective time, our residents receive a strong foundation to choose an individual course of career ahead, be it community-based, private practice, clinical research, academia, or sub-specialty fellowship training in child and adolescent, forensic, consultation/liaison, and geriatric. We also offer unique elective experiences in interventional psychiatry, media psychiatry, and sports psychiatry. 

 We encourage well-qualified future psychiatric physicians to apply!  

Gerald Maguire, MD


To Apply:

Please have these documents prepared for submission:

All Applications for the upcoming Academic Year should be submitted via ERAS

. CV

· Personal Statement (please include your specific interest in applying to College Medical Center and how you will positively contribute to our profession of psychiatric medicine. profession.) 

· List of Secondary Education and Transcripts from Medical School

· Diploma from medical school 

· MSPE or Dean’s Letter

· USMLE or COMLEX scores and history

· At least three letters of recommendation—one must be from a psychiatrist

· List of publications/presentations

· Ability to provide proof of covid vaccine including bivalent booster, upon request