Our Step 1 Comprehensive Courses

The first step starts with the right prep.

Master the most challenging USMLE exam with content and strategies that Kaplan has perfected over 40 years. Join the thousands of students who have aced Step 1 with the support of our expert faculty and matched into residency.

  • LivePrep
  • Classroom Anywhere
  • CenterPrep
  • OnlinePrep
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USMLE® Step 1 LivePrep


Do you learn best with a hands-on, interactive style of prep? Then LivePrep is for you. Receive in-person instruction from expert faculty and interact with your peers in a Kaplan Center. This fully-immersive style of learning will make sure you’re fully prepared to tackle the Step 1 basic sciences portion of the USMLE.

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Enjoy These Unique Benefits:

  • Get your individual questions answered in-person in our live dynamic lectures (7-week or 14-week access)
  • Cover every aspect of the test in our structured, comprehensive content review in over 240 hours (7-week) or over 280 hours (14-week) of interactive live lectures.
  • Master the content from the masters of the test— meet the top instructors in the country.
  • Practice with 2,000 test-like questions in Qbank to minimize surprises on test day.
  • Test your time-management skills and stamina with our exclusive, full-length simulated exams.
  • Assess your personal strengths and areas of improvement with our 150-question diagnostic test.
  • Measure your performance on specific disciplines with 9 unique subject-based assessment tests
  • Get our Step 1 Lecture Notes full of clinical correlations and bridges between disciplines — all 7 full-color volumes: Pathology, Pharmacology, Physiology, Biochemistry and Medical Genetics, Immunology and Microbiology, Anatomy, Behavioral Science.
  • Access to study advising and residency application planning through a National Medical Advisor throughout the duration of your enrollment.
  • Full-service from our center staff. If you have questions or need assistance, we are here to help you during your lectures so that you can focus on what matters most: getting the highest possible score on the USMLE Step 1 Exam.

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Step 1 LivePrep - 6 or 7 Weeks
$3,699
or 3 installments of $1,233.00
New York, NY
Jun 29, 2015 - Aug 16, 2015
Oct 12, 2015 - Dec 4, 2015
Jan 4, 2016 - Feb 21, 2016
May 16, 2016 - Jun 26, 2016
Jul 5, 2016 - Aug 22, 2016
Oct 25, 2016 - Dec 12, 2016
Newark, NJ
Mar 7, 2016 - Apr 24, 2016
Chicago, IL
Feb 22, 2016 - May 26, 2016
Jun 27, 2016 - Oct 1, 2016
Coral Gables, FL
Aug 31, 2015 - Oct 18, 2015
Jan 11, 2016 - Feb 28, 2016
Apr 25, 2016 - Jun 12, 2016
Aug 29, 2016 - Oct 16, 2016
Houston, TX
Jul 13, 2015 - Aug 30, 2015
Sep 8, 2015 - Oct 26, 2015
Feb 15, 2016 - Apr 3, 2016
Jul 5, 2016 - Aug 22, 2016
Pasadena, CA
Aug 31, 2015 - Oct 18, 2015
Jan 4, 2016 - Feb 21, 2016
May 16, 2016 - Jul 3, 2016
Aug 29, 2016 - Oct 16, 2016

Step 1 LivePrep - 14 Weeks
$5,999
or 3 installments of $1,999.67
Chicago, Il
May 26, 2015 - Aug 30, 2015
Sept 14, 2015 - Dec 20, 2015
Washington, D.C.
Jun 29, 2015 - Oct 4, 2015
Dec 7, 2015 - Mar 27, 2016
Newark, NJ
May 18, 2015 - Aug 23, 2015

Learn more about our International live programs in Saudi Arabia, Hungary and Poland.

Step 1 DeluxePrep

Get all the features of LivePrep plus access to Kaplan center resources, our Personal Learning System, and Qbank for the duration of your enrollment.

  LivePrep - 7 Weeks LivePrep - 14 Weeks LivePrep - 16 Weeks
CenterPrep - 4 Months $4,399 $6,499 N/A
CenterPrep - 7 Months $6,499 $7,499 $10,999
CenterPrep - 10 Months $7,999 $8,999 $11,499

Call 1-800-KAP-TEST to enroll.

*Offer ends June 30, 2015 and cannot be combined with any other offer or discount and cannot be applied retroactively.

Enroll today! Call 1-800-KAP-TEST to speak with an advisor now.

If outside the U.S. or Canada, please call 1-212-997-5883.

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USMLE® Step 1 Classroom Anywhere™


Kaplan's Step 1 Classroom Anywhere course features our very best faculty, including Dr. John Barone for Pathology. You'll benefit from over 240 hours of live, online lectures in an interactive, online classroom setting. Log into your scheduled class from anywhere you have internet access.

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In addition to the 14 weeks of live lecture, you will also receive:

  • Real-time access to both an instructor and a physician teaching assistant—have all of your questions answered on the spot
  • 6 months of access to Step 1 OnlinePrep—200 hours of on-demand video review
  • Access to online resources upon enrollment (within 48 hours)
  • A pre-study diagnostic exam, 9 subject-based tests and a full-length simulated exam to gauge test readiness
  • Up to 6 months of access to Step 1 Qbank with over 2,000 challenging questions

This course is ideal for students who need a more comprehensive review option, but require a flexible study schedule or are unable to travel to one of our live lecture locations.

Classroom Anywhere Options
$3,999
or 3 installments of $1,333.00

Upcoming Classes:

Enroll today! Call 1-800-KAP-TEST to speak with an advisor now.

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USMLE® Step 1 CenterPrep


Review Kaplan's world-class video lectures at your own pace at Kaplan centers throughout North America.

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What you get

You'll benefit from high-yield lectures taught by the most distinguished medical faculty in the industry. Your CenterPrep experience also includes realistic exam simulations, subject-based assessments, Kaplan's Personal Learning System, and much more.

CenterPrep is a perfect way to fit prep into your busy schedule. Add it to LivePrep for the ultimate in Step 1 prep.

Are you an international student who wants to study on an F-1 student visa? Click here to learn more before you enroll.

Step 1 CenterPrep Options

Step 1 CenterPrep - 3 Months
$3,69900

Step 1 CenterPrep - 6 Months
$5,49900

Step 1 CenterPrep - 9 Months
$6,99900

Call 1-800-KAP-TEST to enroll.

Step 1 DeluxePrep

Get all the features of LivePrep plus access to Kaplan center resources, our Personal Learning System, and Qbank for the duration of your enrollment.

  LivePrep - 7 Weeks LivePrep - 14 Weeks LivePrep - 16 Weeks
CenterPrep - 4 Months $4,399 $6,499 N/A
CenterPrep - 7 Months $6,499 $7,499 $10,999
CenterPrep - 10 Months $7,999 $8,999 $11,499

Call 1-800-KAP-TEST to enroll.

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USMLE® Step 1 OnlinePrep


Are you looking for a more independent approach to prep that allows you the flexibility to study at your own pace? Then OnlinePrep is for you. Prep efficiently on your schedule with mini-lectures and lecture notes—plus, fast online streaming and a 1.5x speed option. Your time is precious, and you know how to use it wisely!

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Enjoy These Unique Benefits:

  • Receive the Step 1 content you need with online lectures and questions just like those found on the USMLE (3,6, or 9-month access).
  • Get fast online streaming of over 600 videos, including over 200 hours of lecture content and a 1.5x speed option.
  • Ace the 30 most frequently tested diseases with clinical correlates (comprehensive mini-lectures).
  • Enjoy our easy user interface for flagging lectures, taking notes, creating custom playlists, and more.
  • Reinforce your studies with exam-like content through video lectures with top faculty in the country.
  • Test your time-management skills and stamina with our exclusive, full-length simulated exams (offered only through Kaplan) with full-length explanations.
  • Assess your personal strengths and areas of improvement with our 150-question diagnostic test.
  • Measure your performance on specific disciplines with 9 unique subject-based assessment tests and explanations.
  • Get our Step 1 Lecture Notes full of clinical correlations and bridges between disciplines — all 7 full-color volumes: Pathology, Pharmacology, Physiology, Biochemistry and Medical Genetics, Immunology and Microbiology, Anatomy, Behavioral Science.

Tip! You can further enhance your study experience by adding Kaplan's Step 1 Qbank with over 2,000 practice questions.

OnlinePrep Options

Select an option:

Enroll today! Call 1-800-KAP-TEST to speak with an advisor now.

If outside the U.S. or Canada, please call 1-212-997-5883.

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