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How many years does it take to become an OBGYN?

Updated Providence, Rhode Island

Just Wanting To Know How Long Does Training Last Before You Get To Experience Yourself With Patients #medicine #healthcare #experience #learning #hospital-and-health-care #healthcare #career

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Meredith’s Answer


This ONET summary gives you a summary of the skills and traits needed for this profession https://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/29-1064.00

As you can see, the job outlook is good and so are the earnings when you are qualified.... but you will need to invest in your education and work hard to reach this goal. At least eight years to reach the education and experience requirement.

Meredith recommends the following next steps:

  • See if you can find an ob gyn office willing to let you shadown/observe for a day. You will need to sign a confidentiality waiver to meet HIPAA guidelines, but it will give you an insight into the daily operations and work tasks of this profession.