1,349
Students
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

Western University of Health Sciences / College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific is located in Pomona, CA, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Osteopathy (DO)

Degrees Awarded

Doctoral Degrees 309

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? No
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? No

Degree Requirements

Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam MCAT
Comp Exam Required for some

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

5,109
Applied
671
Accepted
328
Enrolled
13%

Applying

65
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline February 15th February 15th No

Entrance Requirements

Doctoral Degree Exam MCAT
Doctoral Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.3, interview, two letters of recommendation

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition & Fees

$231,770
Tuition & Fees
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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards March 2
Types of financial support available Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

1349
Total Graduate Students
Not Reported
International Breakout (representing other countries)
100%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 6.97%
Black or African American 1.04%
White or Caucasian 46%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.07%
Asian 30.02%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.22%
Two or more races 8.3%
Unknown 5.71%

Gender

Male (52%)
Female (47%)

Faculty

88
Total faculty
Full-time (72)
Part-time (16)
Male (51)
Female (37)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Adaptive mechanisms of serotonergic 5-HT2 receptor functions; the role of delta-9-THC and synthetic cannabinoids on chemotherapy and radiotherapy-induced vomiting; examining the efficacy of osteopathic manipulative treatment in individuals with vertigo; therapy of lymphomas with immunotoxins comprised of soluble T-cell receptors conjugated to ricin A-chain
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
1,355,621

Location & Contact

Address 309 East Second Street
Pomona, CA  91766-1854
United States
Contact Dr. Paula Crone
Dean
Email: pcrone@westernu.edu
Phone: 541-259-0206
Fax: 541-259-0201