Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine

Downers Grove, IL Campus

Preclinical Elective Courses

Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine

Preclinical Electives are short, in-depth courses in a variety of areas related to medicine which are designed to broaden understanding of important topics. These courses are open to CCOM students in the spring quarter of their first year and in all three quarters of their second year. Failures in elective courses carry the same weighting as failures in core curriculum courses such as anatomy, biochemistry, etc.

The specific list of electives offered will vary and may include:

Clinical Nutrition 1-2 Credits

Beyond the Bench Part I, II 1-2 Credits

Beyond the Bed 1-2 Credits

Career Development 1 Credit

Cardiovascular Pharmacology 1-2 Credits

Clinical Problem Solving 1-2 Credits

Nutrient and Drug Biomembrane Transport 1-2 Credits

Research Design 1-2 Credits