GA-PCOM Fact Sheet
2016-2017

Fast Facts:

GA–PCOM offers a doctor of osteopathic medicine degree, a doctor of pharmacy degree, and graduate degree programs in biomedical sciences and physician assistant studies. Nearly 60 percent of GA-PCOM students are from Georgia.


Mission:

GA–PCOM enrolled its first class in 2005 in response to the acute need for more healthcare providers to serve the growing population of Georgia and the surrounding states. The College especially encourages graduates to serve where the need is greatest—inner cities and rural areas with severe physician shortages.


Accreditation:

  • American Osteopathic Association
  • Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Department of Education
  • Middle States Commission of Higher Education
  • Accredication Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant
  • Accredication Council for Pharmacy Education

    135 South LaSalle Street, Suite 4100, Chicago, Illinois 60503,
    312-664-3575 - phone, 312-664-4652 - fax, www.acpeaccredit.org


Authorization:

  • Georgia Nonpublic Postsecondary Education Commission

 

Degrees Offered

 
Degrees Offered Enrollment Tuition/year
Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (DO) 534 $48,024*
Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine/MBA 0 $48,024*
Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) 382 $36,528*
Master of Science in Biomedical Sciences (MS) 129 $883/credit*
Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies (MS) 20 $45,128*
                                                         *Fees are not included in tuition

Class of 2016 Information


DO Class of 2016

  • 117 DO graduates
  • 38 percent are Georgia residents

PharmD Class of 2016

  • 99 PharmD graduates
  • 53 percent are Georgia residents

MS Biomedical Sciences Class of 2016

  • 29 MS biomedical sciences graduates
  • 48 percent are Georgia residents

About GA-PCOM

Georgia Campus - Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine (GA-PCOM) is a private, not-for-profit branch campus of the fully accredited Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, a multi-program institution of educational excellence founded in 1899. GA–PCOM offers the doctor of osteopathic medicine degree, the doctor of pharmacy degree, a master of science degree in biomedical sciences, and a master of science degree in physician assistant studies. The campus, located in Suwanee, Georgia, is also home to the Georgia Osteopathic Care Center, an osteopathic medicine clinic, which is open to the public by appointment.


 

ALUMNI INFORMATION

PCOM DO alumni nationwide

11,903 

PCOM DO alumni in Georgia*

367

PCOM alumni practicing primary care in Georgia*

130

GA-PCOM non-DO alumni

434

*Data is based on business addresses provided by alumni. Not every alumni record includes a practice address.
  


DOs Nationwide

DOs practicing in the United States

96,954

DOs practicing in Georgia

1,365