Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences College of Osteopathic Medicine Reviews
Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences College of Osteopathic Medicine is a 4-year DO-granting program with campuses in Kansas City and Joplin. KCU was one of the first five colleges of osteopathic medicine and is the second largest provider of physicians in the states of Missouri and Kansas. KCU offers a welcoming community, a chance to gain early clinical experience, and specialized military tracks for students interested in becoming military physicians.
The College of Osteopathic Medicine prepares students to become highly competent, caring and compassionate osteopathic physicians who demonstrate the highest level of professionalism, ethics and sensitivity to the diverse personal and cultural contexts in which care is delivered. We are committed to the service of humanity and the advancement of knowledge through a collaborative environment that provides distinctive osteopathic clinical training and fosters excellence in education, research and scholarly activity, and lifelong learning.
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The College of Osteopathic Medicine is recognized as a leader in osteopathic medical education and health care by exceeding standards of academic and clinical achievement.
Campus: Kansas City
Cost of Living Index:
- Annual High Temp: 66°F
- Annual Low Temp: 47.4°F
- Av. Annual Rainfall: 39.06 inch
- Av. Annual Snowfall: 12 inch
*US average index is 100
Integrity | Demonstrating respect, honesty and professionalism
Compassion | Caring for students, patients, colleagues and all humanity
Excellence | Achieving quality in all that we do
Collaboration | Working with others to recognize diverse perspectives and achieve mutual goals
Intellectual Curiosity | Pursuing personal and professional growth
Innovation | Embracing new practices to improve outcomes
Heritage | Remain true to our Midwestern values and the guiding principles of osteopathic medicine
Overall School Ratings
- Overall Experience
- COMLEX Level 1 Prep
- Elective Rotations
- Professor Support and Mentorship
- Administration Responsiveness
- Class Camaraderie
- Research Opportunity
- Residency Match Support
- Diverse and Inclusive Environment
- Values Balance and Wellness
- Community Service Opportunity
- Location and Activities in Area
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