Did you know that 1/3 of the first class at LECOM College of Medicine transferred out before graduating?
Did you know that LECOM terminated some of its first professors for speaking truthfully to the American Osteopathic Association during accreditation visits? Did you know that the school used the thug security guards to prevent the professors from returning to work, without ever notifying them of being suspended and/or terminated?
Did you know that LECOM suppressed the results of the AOA’s accreditation report? They refused to allow students or the local media access, stating “It’s none of
your business” and “I’m not
interested in people having that information”.
Did you know that the AOA investigated LECOM and had its students complete a survey to which the school failed across the board in all matters relating to the administration? Did you know that the same complaints raised by that first class are the same issues that litter this website and that are ongoing today?
Did you know that the school nearly lost $300,000 in grant money for having so many complaints to the Department of Education and complaints by citizens in the community?
Did you know that LECOM lost its valedictorian and its top ranking class members in that huge first class transfer? Did you know that LECOM blamed the students, calling them troublemakers and stating they transferred because”They (some
students) don’t like the toughness of it. Probably they didn’t
have enough party time. It’s tough to be a doctor”
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