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Join the 21st Century Healthcare Team at Ƶ

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Healthcare education is what we do. We're an established leader with an exciting vision for the future. Ƶ offers programs that give you solid footing in the sciences, extensive hands-on experience in outstanding clinical rotations, and a compassionate perspective toward your patients.

You'll learn side-by-side with students in other health professions, modeling the team approach to 21st century healthcare practice. And you'll learn from faculty mentors who are dedicated to preparing their future colleagues for the realities of patient care. Our graduates are found in leading hospitals, private practices, laboratories, pharmacies, and healthcare facilities across the United States.

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MWU's Mission, Leadership, and History

Learn more about the mission, leadership, and rich history of Ƶ
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Mission & Vision

Ƶ's historical and sustaining philosophy dedicates the institution and its resources to the highest standards of academic excellence to meet the educational needs of the healthcare community.

Our Leadership

In concert with the Board of Trustees, the University’s leaders work to develop academic programs, educational experiences, and clinical services that are at the forefront of healthcare education and patient care.

Our History

Founded in 1900 as the American College of Osteopathic Medicine and Surgery by J. Martin Littlejohn, Ph.D., D.O., M.D. (1865-1947), the organization was incorporated in Chicago, IL, to train physicians in a not-for-profit environment.

Our Approach to Academics

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Research

Ƶ faculty members conduct numerous research projects in diverse areas to help expand and advance scientific knowledge. Our commitment to research is tied to our goal of inspiring students to seek new knowledge and contribute to their chosen field.

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Education

Excellent healthcare education is our primary focus at Ƶ. We are dedicated to providing academic programs that prepare skilled and dedicated healthcare workers to meet the growing needs of society.

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Service

Improving the lives and health of others through service has always been a vital piece of the Ƶ philosophy. At Ƶ, service is not an elective course, but rather an integral part of the educational experience shared by students, faculty, and staff.

One Health Initiative

Explore how the health of humans is connected to the health of animals and the environment.
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Human

Practice collaboratively with interdisciplinary teams to maximize human health.

Animal

Discover the interconnection of human and animal pathology and healthcare.

Environment

Explore how elements of our ecosystem affect human and animal health.