Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine

Become a better kind of caregiver

When you’re a doctor trained in the osteopathic method, you take a different approach to healing. You possess a complete medical education, but with an added layer of instruction and inquiry that equips you to treat the whole person. This philosophy lives through our collaborative culture, and it’s what will prepare you to lead the next generation of health care professionals.

Premedical Education 

Summer Scholars

Prepare for your journey

Between the Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship and Summer Scholars program, the Heritage College offers applying students the resources to get off to a running start. 

Summer Programs

Be ready to succeed

The Heritage College offers additional programs to help you build on your pre-medical studies, including Early Assurance, Post-Baccalaureate and Prematriculation Programs. 

Premedical Education

Dual-Degree Programs

Multiply your capacity to heal

As a member of the Ohio University community, you can expand your medical education with dual-degree offerings designed to increase your personal and professional development. 

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Explore Our Medical School

Student Experience

Life at the Heritage College

Whichever campus you call home, you'll experience a rich and exciting life inside and outside the classroom. Here's what you need to know about campus tours, community service, student organizations, housing and more. 

Athens Campus


Experience the energy and resources of a university campus, surrounded by stunning natural beauty.

Life in Athens

Cleveland Campus


Join a lively urban community and learn in the real-world care setting of the Cleveland Clinic system.

Life in Cleveland

Dublin Campus


Be part of a fast-growing and vibrant metropolitan center, and tap into the vast OhioHealth system.

Life in Dublin