# What percentile is 245 on Step 1?

## What percentile is 245 on Step 1?

Step 2 CK Percentiles: Side-by-Side Comparison with Step 1, Step 2 CK, and Step 3

Score Step 1 Percentile Step 2 CK Percentile
245 72 46
240 62 35
235 52 25
230 43 17

## What percentile is a 194 on Step 1?

5th percentile
Until the scoring system for Step 1 changes to Pass/Fail, the scores on Step 1 can be interpreted based on historical percentiles. While 194 represents the 5th percentile, the average (50th percentile) falls between 230 and 235. Scores at or just above the mean are good scores!

What percentile is 225 on Step 1?

34th percentile
An examinee with a Step 1 score of 225 is at the 34th percentile. The 34th percentile means that 34% of the Step 1 first-takers from LCME-accredited US/Canadian medical schools in the three-year cohort described previously scored lower than 225.

### What percentile is a 230 on Step 1?

USMLE quietly updated Step 1 and Step 2 three-digit score to percentile data. A 230 is now 43 percentile.

### Is 245 a good step score?

Generally speaking, however, a USMLE® Step 1 score between 230 and 245 is considered a good and a score between 245 and 255 is considered very good.

What percentile is 254 on Step 1?

Percentiles for Step 1, Step 2 CK, and Step 3

Score Step 1 Percentile Step 2 CK Percentile
260 96 86
255 91 76
250 84 65
245 76 54

#### What is a 75% on Step 1?

The two-digit score was normalized to the three-digit score such that a 75 was equal to the minimum passing score (currently 194) for the USMLE Step 1. Contrary to popular opinion, the two-digit score does not represent a percentile.

#### What is the 90th percentile on Step 1?

245-250 corresponds to a 2 digit of 99 which corresponds to 90th percentile.

What percentile is 232 on Step 1?

47th percentile
For example, the average applicant to match into anesthesiology scored approximately a 232 on USMLE Step 1, placing them in the 47th percentile overall. In contrast, the average COMLEX Level 1 score required to match is approximately a 570, placing that examinee in the 66th percentile overall.

## Which is a good step 1 Test score?

Most med students have heard that a Step 1 score of 240 is “good.” A 250 is “really good.” While those are good starting points, the story is more nuanced than that. Specifically, in this article, we’ll address: The easiest way to answer what a “good” score is to look at the percentiles of all test-takers.

What are the percentiles for Step 1 and Step 2 CK?

Here are the percentiles for Step 1, Step 2 CK, and Step 3: Score Step 1 Percentile Step 2 CK Percentile 280 100 100 275 100 99 270 100 97 265 99 93

### What’s the passing score on Step 2 CK?

The passing score on Step 2 CK most recently was 209, representing approximately the 3rd percentile. With the changes discussed to Step 1, it is quite possible that far more test-takers will take Step 2 CK prior to submitting applications.

### What should my Step 1 score be on USMLE?

For USMLE Step 1, a good score to aim for is 240. Yes, it’s a little high, but that’s exactly what you want. Being in the upper 15th percentile is a goal to focus on. It will make your application look promising no matter which sub-discipline or specialized practice you enter later on.