COCA is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education as the accreditor of colleges of osteopathic medicine. COCA accreditation signifies that a college has met or exceeded the Commission's standards for educational quality.
Statement from AACOM, AOA, COCA & NBOME on COCA's Temporary Modification of Graduation Standards for the Class of 2021
COCA Guidance During COVID-19
COCA Substantive Change Policies posted for public comment
The COCA seeks comments from the osteopathic medical education community, the osteopathic profession, and the public at large on the proposed changes to the Accreditation of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine: COCA Substantive Change Policies and Procedures. Read more.