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What do i need to become a doctor of osteopathy?

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Dr. J. Yusuf Erskine
Holistic Medicine 33 years experience
BA or BS degree: Interest in healthcare and holistic philosophy and desire to interact with people.
Dr. Luke Kane
Dr. Luke Kaneanswered
6 years experience
Prerequisites: Prerequisites for being accepted at an osteopathic school in the us are the same as allopathic (M.D.) schools. They include a 4-year degree (bs or ba, plus any pre-requisites the school may require, and the mcat entrance test. Common pre-requisites include: chemistry, organic chemistry, biochemistry, physics, humanities courses, and at least some biology courses.

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