Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (DO)


    Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT)


    Doctor of Occupational Therapy (OTD)


    PhD in Anatomical Education


    Master of Science (MS)



    Training the Next Generation of Osteopathic Physicians and Health Care Providers

    Lincoln Memorial University-DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine (LMU-DCOM) was established on August 1, 2007, on the campus of Lincoln Memorial University in Harrogate, Tennessee. With the beautiful Cumberland Gap mountains serving as the backdrop, LMU-DCOM is one of the most prominent buildings on campus. LMU-DCOM currently offers programs in two locations : Harrogate, TN and Knoxville, TN. Quality educational programs are delivered through experienced faculty utilizing innovative teaching methods and state-of-the-art technology. LMU-DCOM is fully committed to meeting the health care needs of the community and beyond with excellence in teaching, patient care and services.
    This is alt text.2007 LMU-DCOM was established
    This is alt text.2011 LMU-DCOM graduates its first class of Doctors of Osteopathic Medicine
    This is alt text.#1 school for graduating the most primary care residents (U.S. News & World Report)
    Virtual clinical exams at LMU-DCOM September 1, 2020

    Medical Students Learn Clinical Exam Skills Virtually During Pandemic Using Telemedicine Technology

    When COVID-19 emerged, it created challenges for traditional education instruction across the nation. However, at Lincoln Memorial University-DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine (LMU-DCOM), the technology was already in place, providing a smooth transition into virtual learning.

    LMU-DCOM Welcomes the Class of 2024 August 25, 2020

    LMU-DCOM Welcomes Class of 2024 to Harrogate and Knoxville

    LMU-DCOM welcomed 393 future doctors into the class of 2024 on Saturday, Aug. 1 for orientation. 243 students started their osteopathic medical education on the main campus in Harrogate, and 150 students began classes at LMU-Knoxville. Classes began online Monday, Aug. 3 with labs conducted in-person, and efforts being made for social distancing.

    LMU’s Doctor of Occupational Therapy Program Receives Approval for Candidacy from ACOTE August 25, 2020

    LMU’s Doctor of Occupational Therapy Program Receives Approval for Candidacy from ACOTE

    The developing Doctor of Occupational Therapy (OTD) program at Lincoln Memorial University (LMU) has passed the initial phase for accreditation and was granted Candidacy Status by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA) on Friday, Aug. 21*. The program is currently accepting applications and interviewing candidates for early admission.