NBOME

Scoring & Reporting

This content is for candidates who took the COMLEX-USA Level 2-CE before June 2019. Candidates taking the COMLEX-USA Level 2-CE beginning June 17, 2019 can view the new documentation here.


The NBOME COMLEX-USA series is the primary pathway to licensure for osteopathic physicians seeking to practice osteopathic medicine and surgery. The primary purpose of COMLEX-USA is for osteopathic physician licensure. Having passed the series of examinations indicates that the candidate’s osteopathic medical knowledge and clinical skills have met an acceptable standard for unsupervised osteopathic medical practice. The COMLEX-USA series is accepted for physician licensure in all 50 states and some international jurisdictions.

Essential objectives of the examination series include the graduation, advancement, and promotion of osteopathic medical students. COMLEX-USA also serves as an assessment tool used by residency program directors to evaluate DO applicants for graduate medical education programs. NBOME follows standards and best practices in assessment when evaluating our passing standards to ensure COMLEX-USA meets and maintains high assessment quality.



Reference Materials

COMLEX-USA · Level-2CE Score Release Dates

 

Fundamental Osteopathic Medical Competency Domains

Resources

Client Registration System Tutorial

 

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