Residency Match Data

NSU-COM students are highly competitive in American Osteopathic Association (AOA), Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME), and military residency programs. The table below shows the number of graduates obtaining residencies in each type of program, the number of graduates unable or choose not to obtain placement in an accredited program, and the location of placements reported.

NSU-COM
AOA
ACGME
Military
No Placement
Placements   
Class of 2016     
    131    
82
7
4
Class of 2015
152
70
8
6
Class of 2014
117
106
9
6
Class of 2013
139
70
9
1

COMLEX Level 3 Board Scores

All NSU-COM students are required to take and pass the Comprehensive Osteopathic Medical Licensing Examination (COMLEX) Levels 1, 2CE, and 2PE before graduation. After graduation and during residency training, NSU-COM students continuing their education are required to take and pass the COMLEX Level 3 exam. The table below shows NSU-COM's first-time pass rate for COMLEX Level 3.

ACADEMIC YEAR
First-Time Pass Rate
2014-15
96.4
2013-14
94.5
2012-13
93.4