General Information About West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine
The mission of the West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine (WVSOM) is to educate students from diverse backgrounds as lifelong learners in osteopathic medicine and other complementary health related programs; to advance scientific knowledge through academic, clinical and basic science research; and to promote patient-centered, evidence based medicine. WVSOM is dedicated to serve, first and foremost, the state of West Virginia and the special health care needs of its residents emphasizing primary care in rural areas. WVSOM prepares its osteopathic medical students to enter any specialty and to practice in any location.
Institutional statistical data was gathered from the U.S. Department of Education - Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics, 2009-2010.
- 4-year, Public
Special Learning Opportunities
- Academic/career counseling service
- Employment services for students
- Not applicable
- Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
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Degrees/Certificates offered Campus Setting
- Town: Distant
Disability Services Student
- 3% or Less
Admission Total Applicants
Student Demographics Total Enrolled 695 Native American 4 Asian 92 African American 8 Hispanic 20 Enrolled FullTime Undergraduates Enrolled FullTime Graduates 793