The Statewide Campus System is the Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine OPTI (Osteopathic Postdoctoral Training Institution). OPTIs exist to enhance the quality of postdoctoral eductaion through the collective efforts of their member institutions. The AOA has mandated that all post-graduate training programs (residency and internship) be part of an OPTI that consists of member hospitals and a College of Osteopathic Medicine.
SCS members include 42 hospitals and academic members. The SCS of MSUCOM provides educational programs and opportunities for pre-doctoral through postdoctoral osteopathic interns, residents, and fellows in the State of Michigan.