About Georgia Campus

Thank you for considering the Georgia Campus - Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine (GA-PCOM) as you explore your graduate and professional education options.

GA-PCOM is a private, not-for-profit branch campus of the fully accredited Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, a multi-program institution with a more than century-old tradition of educational excellence.

About the Georgia Campus

The 20-acre campus, located at 625 Old Peachtree Road in Suwanee, includes the 150,000-square-foot Old Peachtree building which features large and small classrooms, conference areas and study spaces. The Old Peachtree building also houses research and multi-use basic science laboratories, an anatomy laboratory, the Simulation Center, three pharmacy practice labs and a large osteopathic manipulative medicine practice suite.

A second campus building, the 21,000-square-foot Northlake building, houses offices for administrative personnel, admissions, marketing and communications, human resources and alumni relations.

The campus is also home to the Georgia Osteopathic Care Center, an osteopathic manipulative medicine clinic, which is open to the public by appointment.


Accreditation

The College is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association, the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Department of Education and the Middle States Commission on Higher Education.

Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine School of Pharmacy’s Doctor of Pharmacy program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education, 135 South LaSalle Street, Suite 4100, Chicago, IL 60503, 312/664-3575; FAX 312/664-4652, www.acpe-accredit.org.

The College also has approval from the Georgia Nonpublic Postsecondary Education Commission.

The Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant (ARC-PA) has granted Accreditation-Continued status to the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine Physician Assistant Program in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and approved a distant campus in Suwanee, Georgia. Both the main campus and distant campus programs are sponsored by Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. Accreditation-Continued is an accreditation status granted when a currently accredited program is in compliance with the ARC-PA Standards.

Accreditation remains in effect until the program closes or withdraws from the accreditation process or until accreditation is withdrawn for failure to comply with the Standards. The approximate date for the next validation review of the program by the ARC-PA will be March 2018. The review date is contingent upon continued compliance with the Accreditation Standards and ARC-PA policy.