Liberty University Secondary Application

Liberty University Secondary Essay Prompts

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These prompts are from the 2021 Application Cycle and are unchanged from the previous cycle.

All prompts have a 500-word limit. 


  • Please describe how your personal faith, beliefs, or values will allow you to contribute to LUCOM’s mission, goals and values to develop Christ-centered servant leaders for the osteopathic medical profession.
  • Please describe your personal motivation to practice osteopathic medicine. | How to Answer Secondary Prompts Specific To Osteopathy

Primary Deadline: March 1, 2021
Secondary Deadline
: Unknown (Try to turn your secondaries around within two weeks after receiving)
Secondary Fee: $50
FAP Waiver: Full Fee Waived
CASPer Required: Yes
VITA Required: No
Screens Applications: Yes
Accepts Application Updates: Yes

Liberty University College of Osteopathic Medicine Mission:

Liberty University College of Osteopathic Medicine [“LUCOM”] exists to educate osteopathic physicians in a Christian environment. LUCOM prepares physicians who dedicate themselves to excellence in the practice of osteopathic medicine through service toward their fellow man, life long learning, and the advancement of medical knowledge. Instilling the Christian values of integrity and professionalism, LUCOM trains physicians who will provide ethical, compassionate, competent, and patient-centered osteopathic medical care.

Liberty University College of Osteopathic Medicine Values:

  • Scholarship
  • Teamwork
  • Leadership
  • Service
  • Professionalism
  • Integrity
  • Commitment to incarnational Christianity
  • Diversity
  • The ethical treatment of peoples.