About OSU College of Osteopathic Medicine
The OSU College of Osteopathic Medicine is one of 44 osteopathic medical schools in the nation. Our emphasis is placed admitting students from Oklahoma and those who want to practice in Oklahoma. The majority of OSU College of Osteopathic Medicine students are from Oklahoma.
To date, the OSU College of Osteopathic Medicine has graduated 2,928 physicians. More than half of graduates remain in Oklahoma to practice medicine, with nearly one in four practicing in a community of 10,000 or less. More than half of OSU College of Osteopathic Medicine graduates practice a primary care specialty.
Oklahoma State University College of Osteopathic Medicine educates osteopathic primary care physicians with an emphasis on serving rural and underserved Oklahoma.
Oklahoma State University College of Osteopathic Medicine will be recognized for
- Fulfilling the health care needs of rural and underserved Oklahoma
- Producing graduates who are dedicated, effective and compassionate community leaders
- Providing excellent care and health-related community service
- Being a leader and innovator in education
- Being the medical school of choice
The medical school is accredited by the Commission on Osteopathic College Accreditation (COCA) of the American Osteopathic Association, the recognized accrediting agency for institutions that train osteopathic physicians (Commission on Osteopathic College Accreditation, American Osteopathic Association, 142 East Ontario Street, Chicago, IL 60611; telephone 312-202-8000; email@example.com). The Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education are empowered by the Oklahoma Constitution to prescribe standards for higher education applicable to each institution in the Oklahoma State System of Higher Education.
Concerns or complaints regarding accreditation standards for the medical school can be directed to the COCA. For student complaints regarding accreditation, please view this policy.
OSU Diversity Statement