PCOM Partnership

Cairn University students have the opportunity to pursue graduate studies at the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine (PCOM). PCOM will accept up to three qualifying Cairn University students per year into its Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD)Biomedical Sciences (MS), and MS in Forensic Medicine programs.

Students who are interested in applying to PCOM for graduate studies will work one-on-one with their academic advisor to ensure they take all required prerequisite courses.

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PCOM Partnership

Program Prerequisites

PCOM Graduate ProgramsCairn degree programs that meet PCOM application requirements
Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD)Biology (BS)
Pre-Med
Biomedical Sciences (MS)Biology (BS)
Biology (BA)
Pre-Med
Pre-Physical Therapy – Exercise Science
Any other University degree program
MS in Forensic MedicineCriminal Justice
Biology (BS)
Biology (BA)
Pre-Med
Pre-Physical Therapy – Exercise Science
Any other University degree program

Admissions Requirements

  • Maintain a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA and cumulative science GPA
  • Take required prerequisite courses at Cairn 
  • Compete PCOM program application – For a current list of application requirements, visit pcom.edu/admissions. 
  • Have a successful interview with the PCOM Admissions Committee.