Posted July 10, 2023

Updated practice and informational materials for the Step 2 CK examination have been posted to the USMLE website. The Step 2 CK content outline and test specifications have not changed; however, sample practice items have been refreshed with new materials.

Examinees planning to take a Step 2 CK examination should read the following materials and practice with the updated sample items:

  • Review the Step 2 CK content outline, as well as specifications for the systems, physician tasks/competencies, and disciplines covered on the exam.
  • Access sample test questions and practice for the exam within the interactive testing experience. More than 100 sample Step 2 Clinical Knowledge (CK) CK test questions are available in both PDF format and as an interactive testing experience.