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Medical Schools in the Northeast

Discussion in 'What Are My Chances?' started by mike43s, Jun 29, 2012.

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  1. mike43s

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    I am going to be a junior biology major this upcoming fall at penn state and i was starting to look into medical schools. I didn't know which schools to begin looking into, figuring it would be useless to waste time looking at schools I could never get into. I have a GPA of a little over 3.7 and have a decent amount of extracurriculars (I plan on getting more involved with organizations and research this school year). I would like to go to medical school somewhere in the northeast (preferably a city, like New York City or Boston). Any suggestions on which I should look into (please suggest more than just city schools though)?
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    Posing this question is pretty useless without an MCAT score. Advice would vary greatly depending on that. It's one thing if you get a 39, another if you get a 33, another if you get a 29, and completely different if you get a 23.
  3. Rally

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    assume a 33, what do you think?
  4. MeatTornado

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    responding to hypotheticals is a waste of time
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    it's not a hypothetical, i got a 33S and 3.7 GPA
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    theres a cool book called the MSAR. You have a brain, use it.
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    Moving to WAMC.
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    Geez way to be a douche. This is why everyone hates SDN. Sure he could've looked at the MSAR, but I don't see what's so hard about just taking 30 seconds to answer his question.

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