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KCU provides the following brochures and publications to those interested in learning more about osteopathic medicine and the degree programs offered by KCU.
College of Osteopathic Medicine - Fact SheetFounded in 1916, KCU's College of Osteopathic Medicine is a leader in osteopathic medical education, with a learning environment that emphasizes both academic excellence and the education of caring, compassionate physicians, who place their patients' needs above all else.
College of Biosciences - Fact SheetWhether your interest is in working toward discoveries in a biomedical research laboratory or exploring the role of bioethics in research and the practice of medicine, KCU's College of Biosciences can teach you the skills you need to become an immediate contributor in the growing life sciences industry.
The premise of osteopathic medicine is that people are more than just the sum of their body parts. Doctors of osteopathic medicine (DOs) take a holistic approach to medicine. Osteopathic medical schools espouse the
osteopathic philosophy and generally teach a four-year curriculum, which
embraces preventive medicine and holistic patient care.
Whether your ultimate goal is to practice in a primary care field or any of the countless medical specialties or subspecialties, KCU's College of Osteopathic Medicine will provide you with the education you need to become a highly competent and compassionate physician.
City University of Medicine and Biosciences-College of Osteopathic
Medicine is fortunate to be able to offer a unique early admissions
opportunity to outstanding undergraduate students at select educational
institutions. The Partners Program, established in 1998, offers
well-qualified undergraduate students the opportunity to gain early
admission to KCU-COM.
is proud to offer Kansas City’s only graduate-level degree in
bioethics. The master’s degree program explores moral values as they
relate to research and the practice of medicine. A full-time one-year
track is available, as well as a part-time program designed for working
professionals. Designed to accommodate students with diverse
backgrounds and interests, our master of arts in bioethics program is
ideal for those who regularly encounter ethical challenges in their
work, including practicing physicians, nurses, lawyers, chaplains and
other health professionals.
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