The US News and World reports that students attending DO schools have some of the highest indebtedness rates of all medical schools combined, including allopathic schools. You must consider this in your decision making when choosing a school and a career. http://www.usnews.com/usnews/edu/beyond/gradrank/med/gbexpens.htm Schools with highest debt: 1. COMP 2. Boston University 3. Kirksville COM 4. Nova Southeastern COM 5. Philadelphia College of osteopathic med 6. Finch University 7. UHS-COM (Iowa) 8. New York Medical school 9. New England COM 10. New york College of osteopathic med 8 of the top 14 most indebtedness to students at graduation are osteopathic institutions. This can only suggest that these schools are not securing funding for education from other places.