Our Step 2 CS Comprehensive Courses

Know what to say and how to say it.

Pass Step 2 CS on your first attempt with Kaplan's Step 2 CS courses. Learn how to quickly build rapport, earn a patient's trust and show empathy. Our expert faculty and standardized patient share years of experience you can’t find in a book.

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USMLE® Step 2 CS LivePrep


Know what to say and how to say it.

Succeed on the USMLE Step 2 CS with this comprehensive, 5-day LivePrep program.

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What you get:

With Step 2 CS LivePrep, you'll get in-depth training on effective physician-patient communication, conducting patient histories, performing a focused physical exam, and writing concise patient notes.

Through lecture, small group, one on one feedback sessions, and a 12 patient practice exam, you'll receive the practice and hands on personalized feedback you can only get with an interactive learning environment.

Our expert faculty and program physicians are focused on preparing you for this unique exam while our professional standardized patients are trained to evaluate in the same way as the standardized patients seen on the USMLE.

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Newark, NJ

$2,999
Newark, NJ
May 11, 2015 - May 15, 2015
May 18, 2015 - May 22, 2015
Jun 8, 2015 - Jun 12, 2015
Jun 15, 2015 - Jun 19, 2015
Jun 22, 2015 - Jun 26, 2015
Jul 6, 2015 - Jul 10, 2015
Jul 20, 2015 - Jul 24, 2015
Aug 3, 2015 - Aug 7, 2015
Aug 31, 2015 - Sep 4, 2015
Oct 12, 2015 - Oct 16, 2015
Nov 9, 2015 - Nov 13, 2015
Nov 30, 2015 - Dec 4, 2015


Chicago, IL

$2,999
Chicago, IL
Jun 22, 2015 - Jun 26, 2015
Jul 13, 2015 - Jul 17, 2015
Aug 10, 2015 - Aug 14, 2015
Sep 14, 2015 - Sep 18, 2015
Oct 5, 2015 - Oct 9, 2015
Nov 2, 2015 - Nov 6, 2015
Dec 7, 2015 - Dec 11, 2015


Monrovia, CA

$2,999
Doubletree Hotel, Monrovia
Aug 24, 2015 - Aug 28, 2015
Sep 21, 2015 - Sep 25, 2015
Oct 19, 2015 - Oct 23, 2015
Nov 20, 2015 - Nov 20, 2015
Dec 14, 2015 - Dec 18, 2015


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

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USMLE® Step 2 CS 1-Day Practice Exam


Succeed on the USMLE Step 2 CS with our 1-day practice exam.

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What you get:

With the practice exam, experience the USMLE Step 2 CS first-hand and get the realistic practice you need to test with confidence. You'll practice under exam-like conditions with 11-12 standardized patient encounters, followed by a detailed performance analysis report with feedback.

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Newark, NJ

$999
Newark, NJ
May 16, 2015 - May 16, 2015
May 23, 2015 - May 23, 2015
Jun 6, 2015 - Jun 6, 2015
Jun 13, 2015 - Jun 13, 2015
Jun 20, 2015 - Jun 20, 2015
Jun 27, 2015 - Jun 27, 2015
Jul 11, 2015 - Jul 11, 2015
Jul 25, 2015 - Jul 25, 2015
Aug 8, 2015 - Aug 8, 2015
Sep 5, 2015 - Sep 5, 2015
Oct 17, 2015 - Oct 17, 2015
Nov 14, 2015 - Nov 14, 2015
Dec 5, 2015 - Dec 5, 2015


Chicago, IL

$999
Chicago, IL
Jun 13, 2015 - Jun 13, 2015
Jun 27, 2015 - Jun 27, 2015
Jul 18, 2015 - Jul 18, 2015
Aug 15, 2015 - Aug 15, 2015
Sep 19, 2015 - Sep 19, 2015
Oct 10, 2015 - Oct 10, 2015
Nov 7, 2015 - Nov 7, 2015
Dec 12, 2015 - Dec 12, 2015


Monrovia, CA

$999
Doubletree Hotel, Monrovia
May 16, 2015 - May 16, 2015
Jun 6, 2015 - Jun 6, 2015
Aug 1, 2015 - Aug 1, 2015
Aug 29, 2015 - Aug 29, 2015
Sep 26, 2015 - Sep 26, 2015
Oct 24, 2015 - Oct 24, 2015
Nov 21, 2015 - Nov 21, 2015
Dec 19, 2015 - Dec 19, 2015


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 2 CS Live Online


Enhance your preparation for Step 2 CS with our exclusive Live Online course — now available from your home, office or anywhere internet access is available. You'll get live, interactive instruction from our expert faculty as they guide you through over twelve hours of lecture and video.

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What you get:

Get step-by-step review of all tested components including tips for exam room etiquette, Patient notes, and strategies for passing the exam. You'll also review video of full-length encounters with certified standardized patients.

Submit answers to questions and receive live feedback from our instructors, ask all of your questions via live chat, and compare your performance with that of other students.

  • Attend four, 3-hour sessions focused on Step 2 CS exam content
  • Submit questions live to our faculty
  • Vote on correct answers
  • Enjoy the convenience and flexibility of Live Online instruction

Step 2 CS Live Online Options
$700

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