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PCOM & state pref

Discussion in 'Medical Students - DO' started by jimjones, Sep 6, 2001.

  1. jimjones

    jimjones Senior Member

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    PCOM gives preference to PE state residents right? I had thought so so didn't apply, but I found no mention of it on their website just now.
     
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  3. sporrt

    sporrt Member

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    I'm a first year at PCOM and I do think they have an "unofficial" state preferance. A lot of my classmates are from PA. However, I'm from Delaware and others are from elsewhere like NY and Va. Apply, it can't hurt...
     
  4. Pikevillemedstudent

    Pikevillemedstudent Bengals Fan

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    I think you are getting PCSOM confused with PCOM. PCSOM is Pikeville College School of Osteopathic Medicine in Pikeville, Kentucky. PCOM is Philly. PCSOM prefers students from Appalachia but has accepted students as far away as Washington. I don't think PCOM has a state preference.
     
  5. impotentking

    impotentking Junior Member

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    Hey! I'm a PCOM student! I love it
    Here's the deal, in my class, I actually counted and figured this out:

    Out of 235 students:
    135 from PA
    23 from NJ
    22 from NY
    9 from MD
    6 from VA
    40 others are scattered all over

    how's that for a great answer!!!!!!!!!!!!
     
  6. impotentking

    impotentking Junior Member

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    oh yeah, Pennsylvania is PA not PE
     

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