Includes subject examinations in each of three basic science areas: anatomy, physiology, and pathology. Each subject examination contains 110 standard multiple-choice questions and is allotted 90 minutes of testing time. Total testing time for Part 1 is 270 minutes.
Includes subject examinations in each of the osteopathic manual practice and associated clinical sciences. The subject examinations consist of 110 standard multiple-choice questions. Part 2 is allotted 90 minutes of testing time.
Addresses many clinical areas including: case history, examination, techniques, case management, legislation and ethics. The Part III Examination consists of a total of 110 standard multiple-choice questions. The testing time is 90 minutes for Part 3.
Addresses the hands on ability of the candidate in performing manual osteopathic examination and treatments. The Part 4 Examination consists of stations were candidates are evaluated on different aspects of their hands-on examination and treatment performance. The hands-on practical examination time is 90 minutes for Part 4.