Does LECOM require a DO letter of recommendation?

LECOM requires a letter of recommendation from a premedical or pre-health committee or two letters from science professors from the applicant’s undergraduate or graduate institution.

How many students get accepted to LECOM dental school?

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School Total # of Applicants Overall Acceptance Rate
Howard University 2000 3.75%
Indiana University 1500 7%
LSU Health Sciences Center 700 9.28%
Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine (LECOM) 1900 5.2%

Is LECOM dental accredited?

The dental education program is accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation and has been granted the accreditation status of “initial accreditation”. The Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine and LECOM School of Pharmacy offer innovative and affordable education in osteopathic medicine and pharmacy.

What is the acceptance rate for LECOM?

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School Matriculants Overall acceptance rate
Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences College of Osteopathic Medicine (KCU-COM) 270 9.10%
Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine (LECOM) 381 3.70%
Liberty University College of Osteopathic Medicine (LUCOM) 160 4.20%

Why is LECOM so cheap?

LECOM is so cheap because it is a private school run by an extremely saavy family – the Ferretti’s. They are great money managers. They also have the largest enrollment of any medical school in the country so you figure each student pays out 25,000/ yr for 4 years.

What is a good AIS score LECOM?

An acceptable AIS is 109-110, the highest possible is around 140.

How much does LECOM cost?

**Current LECOM students, alumni and Millcreek Hospital Medical Residents may request a LECOM Scholarship. Program fees are not included in any scholarship awarded….Tuition and Fees.

Year 1 (1st & 2nd semesters) Year 2 (3rd & 4th semesters)
Tuition $12,495 $12,195
Technology Fee $300 $300
Graduation Fee $250
Books $908 $332

Does LECOM accept community college credits?

*LECOM will consider coursework from accredited community colleges to meet any of the 90 credit course hour requirements for prerequisites and electives. The College will also accept Advanced Placement (AP) credit for prerequisites and electives upon review by the admissions committee.

Do you need MCAT for LECOM?

LECOM is one of only a handful of medical schools who offer an alternative to the MCAT, but we must have either the MCAT or AIS for each applicant, no exceptions.

Does LECOM have a dress code?

I’d say a 1/3 of my class uses one. Also, the dress code is not very lenient. You have to wear a tie, no exceptions. The only time we don’t is to OPP or H&P labs.

What is the mission of the LECOM School of Dental Medicine?

As with the College of Osteopathic Medicine and School of Pharmacy, the mission of the LECOM School of Dental Medicine is to prepare students to become dentists through programs of excellence in education, research, clinical care, and community service to enhance the quality of life through improved health for all humanity.

When do you get a letter of acceptance for LECOM?

4+4 Track – The student must have a provisional letter of acceptance in the EAP before starting their third year at the undergraduate institution. Upon completing four years of undergraduate study and meeting certain GPA and other requirements, they enter LECOM the following July.

What are the requirements for the LECOM program?

The specific criteria for acceptance into the programs will vary from school to school, but the general requirements are listed below: Must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident (international students may apply to Pharmacy); Must have at least two years remaining as a full time student at the undergraduate institution;

When is the deadline for the LECOM supplemental application?

The LECOM Supplemental Application is very brief, and LECOM encourages you to complete it as soon as possible. The deadline date for submitting the LECOM Supplemental Application is April 1. If you are selected for an interview, you will need to submit letters of recommendation.