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  • What’s the passing score? Who grades each component?

    There is no passing score on this exam. The results are displayed as Pass OR Fail. There is no numerical score. There are 3 components that you need to pass individually to pass the Step 2 CS. 1) SEP – Spoken English Proficiency (graded by SP) 2) CIS – Communication Interpersonal Skills (graded by SP) 3) ICE – Integrated clinical encounter (graded by SP and Physician) ICE includes Data Gathering & Patient note You will be graded 10 out of 12 cases and the average of 10 evaluations will be calculated.