Name of School # of applicants VCOM-Auburn Edward Via COM–Auburn 2651 WCU-COM William Carey University COM 2807 OSU-COM Oklahoma State University Center for Health Sciences COM 2897 UNTHSC/TCOM University of North Texas Health Science Center/Texas COM 3276 COMP-Northwest College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific-Northwest 3745 ACOM Alabama COM 3764 TUNCOM Touro University Nevada […]Continue reading

You attend an osteopathic medical school and are considering applying for the allopathic residency match in September. According to the National Residency Match Program, 2,339 D.O. applicants matched last year (March 2015). Which specialties matched the most osteopathic medical graduates? Read on for the top five specialties for D.O. applicants. Top Five Specialties (Osteopathic graduates […]Continue reading

According to a report recently published by the American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine, “there were 3.20 applicants for each COCA[*]-approved seat in the first-year class.” Below are MedEdits’ top 10 statistics for the 2015 osteopathic medical school entering class. 20,477 applicants 6,392 COCA-approved seats Mean applicant age: 25 16,967 applicants had a baccalaureate […]Continue reading

December 29th, 2014 Read Dr. Freedman’s latest latest article about Osteopathic Medicine in a recent edition of the U.S. News & World Report Medical School Admissions Doctor. Fewer than 50 percent of medical school applicants to traditional allopathic medical schools are accepted, which leaves many applicants wondering about their other options.  These include osteopathic or off-shore […]Continue reading