Residency Match/COMLEX Scores

Residency Match Data

NSUCOM 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, and the number of graduates unable to obtain placement in an accredited program.

CLASS AOA ACGME Military No Placement Placements
NSU-COM Class of 2014
117
106
9
6
NSU-COM Class of 2013
139
70
9
1
NSU-COM Class of 2012
115
74
18 (OSTEO)
25

COMLEX Level 3 Board Scores

All NSUCOM 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, NSUCOM students continuing their education are required to take and pass the COMLEX Level 3 exam.  The table below shows NSUCOM’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