2009-2021 Designation Trends by COM

September 14, 2022

By: Erik Guercio

Designations Osteopathic Medical Colleges Trends

This report on designations uses data from the AACOMAS application to show trends and overlap in applicants' designations to a COM. There is little variation (highest is 1.0% per applicant and 1.7% per application) for each designation (1-41) for entering classes 2009-2021. Greater variation occurs on the higher end of designations for per application and the lower end per applicant. This analysis reveals the percentage of applicants and applications in each designation (1-41) is fairly stable.