Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine

Downers Grove, IL Campus

Promotions Committee Guidelines for Student on Extended Study Program ONLY*

Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine

Basic Science Courses

Usual Action

Academic Status

Repeat Courses

Action Following Retake

All Passed





1 Failure-equivalent

Retake Course


Next Academic Year



2 Failure-equivalents

Recommend Dismissal




*May be modified by the Promotions Committee for reasons of additional consideration

Course repeat schedule is at the discretion of the Promotions Committee
Failures in elective courses carry the same weighting as failures in core curriculum courses, such as anatomy, biochemistry, etc.
Withdrawal/Failing (WF) may be considered as a course failure by the Promotions Committee