University of Oklahoma School of Community Medicine Review
The University of Oklahoma School of Medicine is a 4-year MD-granting program that welcomed its first class in 1974. The University of Oklahoma School of Medicine is dedicated to the residents of Oklahoma—at least 75 percent of the class must be state residents. The School of Community Medicine is dedicated to improving the health of the entire community and those in northeast Oklahoma, with a specific focus on the underserved in rural and urban areas. This school is integrated with the OU College of Medicine, and if a student wants to apply to the School of Community Medicine, there is a designation when applying to OU College of Medicine.
The mission of the University of Oklahoma is to provide the best possible educational experience for students through excellence in teaching, research, creative activity and service to the state and society. The University of Oklahoma School of Community Medicine (OUSCM) focuses this mission on explicitly improving the health and health care of the entire community.
Dual Degree Programs:
Educate and train a new generation of practitioners with the skills and desire to improve the health status of all Oklahomans. Build a learning community to improve the health of individuals and their communities through caring, learning, research, collaboration and dignity.
Cost of Living Index:
- Annual High Temp: 71.2°F
- Annual Low Temp: 50.2°F
- Av. Annual Rainfall: 40.91 inch
- Av. Annual Snowfall: 10 inch
*US average index is 100