COURSE SEQUENCE
Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine

2016-2017 Academic Year

FIRST YEAR


Term 1 - (Fall)

DO 111 Structural Principles of Osteopathic Medicine 14 Credits
DO 139A Osteopathic Principles and Practice I 2 Credits
DO 140A Primary Care Skills I 1 Credit
TOTAL CREDITS
17


Term 2 - (Winter)

DO 121 Cellular and Molecular Basis of Medicine 13 Credits
DO 139B
Osteopathic Principles and Practice II 2 Credits
DO 140B
Primary Care Skills II 1 Credit
TOTAL CREDITS
16


Term 3 - (Spring)

DO 133 Emergency Medicine I 1 Credit
DO 134 Cardiovascular, Renal and Pulmonary Medicine 12 Credits
DO 139C
Osteopathic Principles and Practice III 2 Credits
DO 140C
Primary Care Skills III 1 Credit
DO 144 Clinical Reasoning in Basic Sciences I 1 Credit
TOTAL CREDITS
17
TOTAL CREDITS First Year
50 

All first-year courses must be completed prior to beginning the second-year courses.

SECOND YEAR


Term 1 - (Fall)

DO 212 Gastroenterological Sciences 4 Credits
DO 213 Reproductive Genitourinary and Obstetrics, Gynecologic Medicine 7 Credits
DO 224 Musculoskeletal Skin I 1 Credit
DO 231 General Surgery and EENT 2 Credits
DO 238A Preventive and Community-Based Medicine I 1 Credit
DO 239A Osteopathic Principles and Practice IV 2 Credits
DO 240A Primary Care Skills IV  1 Credit 
DO 311 Medical Law  2 Credits 
TOTAL CREDITS
20


Term 2 - (Winter)

DO 221 Clinical Endocrinology 2.5 Credits
DO 222
Clinical and Basic Neuroscience 11 Credits
DO 224
Musculoskeletal Skin II 1.5 Credits
DO 238B
Preventive and Community-Based Medicine II 1 Credit
DO 239B
Osteopathic Principles and Practice V 2 Credits
DO 240B
Primary Care Skills V 1 Credit
TOTAL CREDITS
19


Term 3 - (Spring)

DO 145 Clinical Reasoning in Basic Sciences II 1 Credit
DO 146
Comprehensive Basic Science Review and Synthesis 1 Credit
DO 233
Life Stages: Clinical Geriatrics and Pediatrics 4 Credits
DO 235
Emergency Medicine II 1 Credit
DO 238C Preventive and Community-Based Medicine III 1 Credit 
DO 239C
Osteopathic Principles and Practice VI 2 Credits
DO 240C
Primary Care Skills VI 1 Credit
TOTAL CREDITS
11
TOTAL CREDITS Second Year
50 

 

CLINICAL CLERKSHIP - THIRD YEAR


Rotation

Advanced Clinical Skills* 17 Credits
Introduction to Clerkships 17 Credits
Family Medicine 17 Credits
General Internal Medicine 17 Credits
General Surgery 17 Credits
Internal Medicine/Cardiology 17 Credits
Internal Medicine Selective 17 Credits
Obstetrics and Gynecology 17 Credits
OMM/Family Medicine/Palliative Care 17 Credits
Pediatrics 17 Credits
Psychiatry 17 Credits
Surgery  17 Credits
   

Total credits third year: 187

Each 17 credit rotation requires 240 contact hours.

*Includes non-credit American Heart Association Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) course completion, required for graduation.

CLINICAL CLERKSHIP - FOURTH YEAR


Rotation

Electives (6) 102 Credits
Emergency Medicine  17 Credits
Healthcare Center - Rural 17 Credits
Healthcare Center - Urban (2) 34 Credits
Medicine Sub-Internship 17 Credits
   

Total credits third year: 187

Each 17 credit rotation requires 240 contact hours.

Other than in electives, fourth-year rotations contain a component of Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine.