Tuskegee University and Edward VCOM establish guaranteed interview and admissions

Qualified Tuskegee students will now guaranteed to receive a successful entry into the VCOM medical school and the Rocovich Scholars Admission Program.


Original story written by by Shaun White January 20, 2022

By Tuskegee University

Tuskegee University and Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine (VCOM) – Auburn campus leaders have signed a memorandum of understanding guaranteeing qualified Tuskegee students a successful entry into the VCOM medical school and the Rocovich Scholars Admission Program.


Due to the diminished opportunities for medical training in the United States, the chronic shortage of physicians in rural areas of Alabama; and for medically underserved rural and minority populations throughout the United States; Tuskegee University and VCOM desire to create and cooperate on a program by which qualified candidates committed to primary care and care for rural and medically underserved populations will be subsequently accepted for admission.


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