The Burrell College of Osteopathic Medicine (BCOM) received a status of pre-accreditation from the Commission on Osteopathic College Accreditation (COCA) on August 27, 2017.

COCA is the only accrediting agency recognized by the United States Department of Education (USDE) for accrediting institutions regarding pre-doctoral education of osteopathic physicians in the United States.

The address and phone number of the accrediting agency are:

Secretary, Commission on Osteopathic College Accreditation
American Osteopathic Association
142 East Ontario Street
Chicago, IL 60611

Phone: 312-202-8124
Fax: 312-202-8209

BCOM is licensed by the New Mexico Higher Education Department.