Since 2005, PCOM Georgia has trained Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (DO) students from Georgia and the surrounding states. PCOM currently operates the only osteopathic medical school in Georgia.
Our goal is to prepare students for excellence in the practice of osteopathic medicine. As a PCOM Georgia student, you will learn to gain insight into your patient's healthcare needs by looking beyond the person and discovering the social and economic factors that impact him or her. We encourage our students to adopt a "Doctor from Day One" mindset as they work to meet their professional and educational goals.VIEW APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS
The Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (DO) degree program features a comprehensive and contemporary curriculum designed to provide students with the knowledge and skills needed to succeed in an ever-changing healthcare environment. During the four-year osteopathic medical school program, students will develop knowledge and skills in:
For information about our DO program acceptance, admission indicators and other data, visit our program statistics page.
Visit our DO program application requirements page to view current information regarding deadlines, admissions requirements and the application process.
For more information about preparing for medical school, please see our pre-medical student's guide to a competitive application. If you are changing careers or applying to medical school as a non-traditional student, the Office of Admissions offers additional resources for applying to medical school.
The Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine programs at PCOM are accredited by the Commission on Osteopathic College Accreditation of the American Osteopathic Association.
Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine’s osteopathic medical programs are dedicated to fostering the growth of the osteopathic profession by training physicians through programs of medical study guided by osteopathic medical tradition, concept and practice in a learning community built on the values of diversity and respect.
The College’s undergraduate medical programs prepare students for success in graduate medical education and the graduate medical education programs prepare students for the independent practice of osteopathic medicine. The College will be responsive to the health care needs of the respective regions and communities in which the osteopathic medical programs are offered. PCOM is committed to the advancement of knowledge and intellectual growth through teaching and research, and to the well-being of the community through leadership and service.
DOs receive intensive training in osteopathic manipulative medicine (OMM)—the use of the hands to diagnose, treat, and prevent illness or injury.
Courses within the DO program are highly personalized, presenting plenty of opportunities for discussion and developing relationships with faculty.
Osteopathic Medical Program
625 Old Peachtree Road
Suwanee, GA 30024