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OSU Honors College Pre-professional Scholars Program

The College of Osteopathic Medicine seeks to admit students into the D.O. degree program who are not only well grounded in the biological and physical sciences, but are also well educated in the social sciences and humanities. The Admissions Committee recognizes that The Honors College provides rigorous academic preparation for a variety of careers in osteopathic medicine. The Pre-professional Scholars Program provides osteopathic medical applicants an attractive admissions option while attending Oklahoma State University.

Minimum Requirements for Oklahoma High School Graduates:

  • Must meet eligibility requirements for The Honors College ACT composite score of 27 (SAT 1210) with a high school GPA of 3.75 or higher

Continued Eligibility for Admission to the College of Osteopathic Medicine

  1. Must maintain cumulative college GPA of 3.5
  2. Must maintain a grade of "B" or higher in all courses required for admission to the College of Osteopathic Medicine
  3. Must have earned a minimum of 24 honors credit hours and have completed the requirements for the General Honors Award
  4. Must meet regular admission requirements to the D.O. degree program
    • includes a score of at least 24 on the Medical College Admissions Test (MCAT)
    • students who are accepted for admission following completion of B.S./B.A. must have completed the requirements for the Honors College Degree if admitted to the College of Osteopathic Medicine after completion of the baccalaureate degree
  5. Must complete at least three years in the Honors College prior to matriculation in the College of Osteopathic Medicine

Admissions
Students meeting the requirements described above are granted admission to the College of Osteopathic Medicine provided they receive satisfactory scores on the qualitative portion of the admissions process. This includes an evaluation of the applicant's file, a personal interview by the Admissions Committee, and recommendation letters. Candidates must take the MCAT test and have the scores reported to the American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine Application Service (AACOMAS).

For more information, contact:
OSU College of Osteopathic Medicine
Lindsey Kirkpatrick, Assistant Director of Admissions
918-561-8468
lindsey.Kirkpatrick@okstate.edu

Honors College Program (PDF)

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