Craig Brown, Director of Admissions
At PCOM South Georgia, the faculty, administration and students are a part of a vibrant campus community that supports you as you pursue your personal educational goals. You will enjoy learning from an accessible faculty where teaching comes first. And you will thrive as part of a diverse student body that shares a unique camaraderie as well as a strong commitment to serving others. Based on the PCOM mission, which values a responsiveness to the health care needs of the respective regions and communities in which osteopathic medical programs are offered, PCOM South Georgia is dedicated to educating osteopathic medical students and serving the health care needs of the South Georgia region. Graduates will be encouraged to seek postgraduate training, and through practice, serve medically underserved populations in the region.
PCOM South Georgia’s 75,000-square-foot, state-of-the-art facility includes classrooms, an anatomy lab, an osteopathic manipulative medicine lab, a simulation center, small-group study rooms and an information commons. The educational spaces include four large classrooms featuring natural daylight and the flexibility to accommodate different uses and styles of teaching.
PHILADELPHIA (MAIN CAMPUS)
The PCOM campus is situated on 21 acres convenient to both Center City Philadelphia and the suburbs. A PCOM education provides students with several degrees and certificate programs, all designed to prepare students for meaningful careers in health and behavioral sciences.
PCOM Georgia (Suwanee, Georgia)
PCOM Georgia is located on a 25-acre campus in Gwinnett County, 35 miles from downtown Atlanta, offering an excellent lab for osteopathic principles and practice, a simulation center and a large anatomy lab.
OSTEOPATHIC MEDICINE (South Georgia, Philadelphia and Georgia)
DOCTOR OF OSTEOPATHIC MEDICINE (DO)
PCOM is recognized nationwide for excellence in medical education. From the first day of medical school, PCOM students begin learning the osteopathic approach to health care: respecting the innate connection between body, mind and spirit while examining and treating the whole person. DO students receive extra training in diagnosing and/or treating patients by manipulating the musculoskeletal system.
BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES (Georgia, Philadelphia and South Georgia)
MASTER OF SCIENCE IN BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES (MS)
This program is designed for college graduates who want to extend their knowledge of the biomedical sciences as a base for further graduate or professional study or for careers in medicine, health care, research or business. The program provides a strong base of foundational biomedical science content in the first year, followed by a concentration in the degree candidacy year of biomedical research (thesis), general studies (capstone), forensic biology, medical simulation, organizational leadership in the biosciences, health and human services leadership, public health or neuro-behavioral science.