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Doctor of Medicine- MD

Fully licensed physician are trained in diagnosing and treating illnesses and disorders and providing preventative care. Majority practice in Specializations.

Takes the U.S Medical Licensing Exam. 

Education: Doctors must complete four years of undergraduate school, four years of medical school and three to seven years of  residency. You can become an MD at The University Of Oklahoma.  

American Medical Association

Oklahoma University Health Science Center Medical Program Information

Average Salary: $140,000.00-$270,000.00

Projected 10 year job growth 17% between 2021-2031.

Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine- DO

Holistic Approach to practicing medicine. Treating the patient as a whole. Take 400-500 hours of classes with emphasis on ,musculoskeletal system. Majority practice in primary care. 

Take the Comprehensive Osteopathic Licensing's examination. 

Education: You can complete a 3+1 program for Oklahoma students pursuing a career in Medicine at Oklahoma State University. 

Oklahoma State University DO program Information!

Average Salary: $140,000 - $270,000.

Projected 10 year job growth 17% between 2021-2031.

Evaluated and treat patients neuromusculoskeletal system. They use spinal adjustment and manipulations as well as other clinical intervention to manage patients health concerns such has back and neck pain. They improve mobility and range of motion. 
Education:-  3 years of undergraduate and three to five years to complete Doctor of Chiropractic degree. Must pass exam. 
Average Salary: $68,000-$100,000.
You may become a Chiropractor at the University of Oklahoma or Oklahoma State University. 
Projected 10 year job growth 10% between 2021-2031.


Physician's Assistant 

Licensed medical professional with advanced degree to provide direct patient care and working along side a physician. 

Education: Undergraduate degree and typically 1-3 years post graduate school. 

Receive $1000.00 a month with obligation to practice in Rural Oklahoma. See link below 

Physician Assistant Programs in Oklahoma

Schools in Oklahoma with a PA program include Oklahoma City University, Oklahoma State University, The University of Oklahoma, and Northeastern State University

University of Oklahoma Physician Assistant Program

Average Salary: $108,200.00

Projected 10 year job growth 36% between 2021-2031

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