Spartan Health Sciences University, School of Medicine is an independent medical institution established on January 7, 1980.
The Government of St. Lucia chartered and licensed Spartan Health Sci-ences University and provided accreditation through the St. Lucia Medical schools Accreditation and Monitoring committee appointed to oversee the school’s academic, fiscal and management standards. Currently, the Gov-ernment of St. Lucia has endorsed the Caribbean Accreditation Authority for Education in Medicine and other Health Professions (CAAM-HP) as the official Accreditation Authority for the state. Therefore, Spartan University has been in compliance by being Provisionally Accredited by CAAM-HP.
The University is listed in the World Directory of Medical Schools (now called Avicenna Directories), published by the World Health Organiza-tion (WHO) in Geneva, Switzerland. Spartan is also in the International Medical Education Directory (IMED), maintained by the Foundation for Advancement of International Medical Education and Research (FAIMER) of Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG) of U.S.A.
The Mission of Spartan Health Sciences University, School of Medicine is to provide access to an exem-plary academic experience, which will prepare our students to think critically, communicate effectively and engage in a lifelong quest for ever-improving medical skills and learning that will serve the global community.