Accreditation and Recognition

International Standards Organization (ISO) 9001 Standards

Georgetown American University is ISO 9001:2015 certified for:


1. Training of Medical Professionals
2. Provision of Emergency Medical Technicians

The University is certified from 18 November 2019 – 17 November 2022.

American Heart Association

Georgetown American University is accredited by the American Heart Association to provide training for the American Heart Association CPR, First Aid and Basic Life Support courses.

National Accreditation Council of Guyana

Georgetown American University is recognized by the National Accreditation council of Guyana.

The Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG)

Georgetown American University is recognized by the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG). This recognition allows students and graduates to apply for the United States Medical Licensing Examination (USMLE) which makes them eligible to work as Medical Doctors in the USA.