NSU HPD Catalog 2021-2022

Dr. Kiran C. Patel College of Osteopathic Medicine—Osteopathic Medicine Program 31 • academic/board review materials • clinical procedures resources A campus-wide wireless network exists to provide students with electronic access anywhere on campus. It includes audiovisual, holographic, and videoconferencing capabilities for efficient, two-way communication during classes. Students are required to own an Apple iPad® and PC/laptop or MacBook/ iMac. See General Minimum System Requirements below: PC/Laptop Operating System: 64-bit Windows 10 (must be genuine U.S.-English versions of Windows Operating Systems—subject to updates) Processor: Intel i5 processor or above RAM: 8 gigabyte (GB) or higher Hard Disk Space: 256GB Solid State Drive (SSD) or higher Graphics Card: Integrated graphics card or NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1650 or dedicated video graphics card with 4 GB video memory or higher Display: 1280x1024 or higher WebcamandMicrophone: Integrated or external USB camera and microphone supported by your operating system Internet: 2.5 Mpbs upload speed Storage: at least 15 GB free space for installation and operation MacBook/iMac Operating System: MacOS Big Sur (version 11.0) (must be genuine versions of Mac Operating Systems—subject to updates) Processor: Intel i5 processor or above RAM: 8 gigabyte (GB) or higher Hard Disk Space: 256GB Solid State Drive (SSD) or higher Graphics Card: Intel Iris Plus or higher Display: 1280x1024 or higher WebcamandMicrophone: Integrated or external USB camera and microphone supported by your operating system Internet: 2.5 Mpbs upload speed Storage: at least 15 GB free space for installation and operation iPad Hard Drive: 2GB or higher available space Hardware Requirements: iPad 5+, iPad Air, iPad Mini 2+, iPad Pro Operating Systems: iPadOS 12, iPadOS 13, and iPadOS 14 (must be genuine versions of iOS—subject to updates) Academics Transfer of Credit Circumstances may warrant that a student enrolled in a medical school seeks to transfer to another institution. Credits may be transferred from medical schools and colleges accredited by the Commission on Osteopathic College Accreditation (COCA) of the American Osteopathic Association or by the Liaison Committee on Medical Education (LCME). • T ransfers from a medical school accredited by the COCA or the LCME shall require that, at minimum, the last two years of instruction be completed within the NSU Dr. Kiran C. Patel College of Osteopathic Medicine. • T ransfers from an LCME-accredited medical school must complete the NSU Dr. Kiran C. Patel College of Osteopathic Medicine’s requirement for osteopathic manipulative medicine prior to graduation. • Transfer credits will only be given if the student is in good academic standing at, and eligible for readmission to, the previously attended COCA- or LCME-accredited medical school. • Credit is only given for completed courses with grades of 70 percent (2.0) or greater that fulfill the KPCOM’s graduation requirements. Anyone wishing to transfer to the NSU Dr. Kiran C. Patel College of Osteopathic Medicine must meet the following criteria: 1. m ake a formal application to NSU Dr. Kiran C. Patel College of Osteopathic Medicine Office of Admissions 2. satisfy all admission requirements to NSU Dr. Kiran C. Patel College of Osteopathic Medicine, which include submitting official transcripts of all college work (including osteopathic transcripts); MCAT scores; National Board scores, if taken; and letters of evaluation 3. be in good standing at the transferring institution, as documented by a letter from the dean of the transferring institution 4. supply a letter of recommendation from a faculty member of the transferring institution 5. s upply a written statement outlining reasons for request for transfer Decisions on transfer are made by the dean. No applicant will be accepted without an interview. The decision will be based on factors which include, but are not limited to, academic record, interview, circumstances leading to the transfer request, available space, and admission standards.

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