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Postgraduate Placement and Other Outcomes

Graduate Placement

Over the past 4 years, 99.85% of LMU-DCOM graduates were placed into Graduate Medical Education Programs.

Graduate Placement by Residency/Internship Program Types

Type of Residency/Internship

2014

2015

2016

2017

AOA (Osteopathic)

71

88

109

112

ACGME (Allopathic)

60

53

67

84

Military

6

4

4

9

Total Placed

137

145

180

205

Number of Eligible Graduates

137

145

181

205

Percentage of Graduates Placed

100

100%

99.4%*

100%

*One student matched but declined placement

 

Class of 2017 Residency Placement by Location | Class of 2017 Residency Placement Map

Class of 2016 Residency Placement by Location | Class of 2016 Residency Placement Map

Class of 2015 Residency Placement by Location | Class of 2015 Residency Placement Map

Class of 2014 Residency Placement by Location | Class of 2014 Residency Placement Map

Class of 2013 Residency Placement by Location | Class of 2013 Residency Placement Map

Class of 2012 Residency Placement by Location | Class of 2012 Residency Placement Map

Class of 2011 Residency Placement by Location | Class of 2011 Residency Placement Map

 

LMU-DCOM COMLEX First-Time Pass Rates

The National Board of Osteopathic Medical Examiners (NBOME) administers licensing exams for osteopathic students. LMU-DCOM Students must take and pass COMLEX Level 1, COMLEX Level 2 Cognitive Exam (CE), and COMLEX Level 2 Performance Exam (PE) prior to graduation. COMLEX Level 3 is usually taken during the first-year of the graduate medical education program.

99.8% of students pass their required COMLEX licensure exams on subsequent attempts.

NBOME Exam Cycle

COMLEX1

COMLEX2 CE

COMLEX2 PE

COMLEX3

2016-17

92.4%

88.7%

87.5%

96.3%

2015-16

87.7%

88.8%

86.8%

95.4%

2014-15

89.3%

90.5%

87.9%

95.3%

Final pass rates are updated every August.

 

Graduate Indebtedness

The calculation for graduate indebtedness is based on the loans to cover the costs of tuition, living, books, and supplies incurred during the 4-year program. The average indebtedness does not exceed the eligible maximum loan amounts.

 

Average Indebtedness for Graduating LMU-DCOM Students

Graduating Cohort

Average Indebtedness

Class of 2017 

$261,268

Class of 2016 

$263,630

Class of 2015 

$237,831

Class of 2014  

$234,974

 

Default Rates for LMU-DCOM DO Program Borrowers Entering Repayment

Year Entering Repayment

N

Defaults within the first three years of repayment

Default Rate

2014

159

2

1.3%

2013

175

3

1.7%

2012

129

2

1.6%

2011

72

3

4.2%

 

 

 

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