COCA establishes, maintains and applies accreditation standards and procedures.
The AOA Commission on Osteopathic College Accreditation (COCA) is recognized by the United States Department of Education as the accreditor of colleges of osteopathic medicine (COMs). Accreditation from the COCA signifies that a college has met or exceeded the Commission’s standards for educational quality.
The next COCA meeting will take place Nov. 30-Dec. 2, 2018.
The following final actions have been taken by the commission: