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Rocky Vista University Professional Licensure Disclosure Statement

College of Osteopathic Medicine

Rocky Vista University College of Osteopathic Medicine (RVUCOM and MCOM) is an American Osteopathic Association (AOA) accredited program of study. Graduation from an AOA Commission on Osteopathic College Accreditation (COCA) accredited college of osteopathic medicine is required in order to begin training in an AOA or ACGME (Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education) residency program to which he or she has been accepted, and to take the COMLEX-USA Level 3 examination. RVUCOM and MCOM has determined that the Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine program curriculum offered at the RVUCOM Colorado and Utah campuses, and Montana (MCOM) meets the state educational requirements for licensure or certification in all U.S. states and each U.S. Territory.

RVU strongly encourages students to determine any additional requirements for licensure in the state in which they seek to practice osteopathic medicine. Students should refer to the individual state licensing bodies, as well as the Federation of State Medical Boards or the Physician Licensing Service for requirements for licensure. For licensing board contact information, please go to: or

Revision 04.05.2023

RVU-MCOM Maximum Length of DO Degree Completion Policy

Policy Statement:

Single-degree D.O. students must complete the D.O. degree within six (6) years of matriculation (150% of the standard time to achieve the degree).

Students must complete all the requirements for graduation, including the passing of required examinations within six (6) years of their initial matriculation into the COM or they will be dismissed from the COM.