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  1. Lee

    Forum Members Should I Retake the MCAT?

    This is the Official "Should I Retake"" Thread Part 2 This is an updated from: https://forums.studentdoctor.net/threads/official-should-i-retake-thread.412739/ (created on June 14, 2007 and retired on December 20, 2018) in favor of a post that is catered for Retake advice for the New Post-2015...
  2. HopefulErDr

    Chance Me

    3.63/3.79 Trend has been increasing 3.3,3.6,4.0. Freshman to Junior year. 508 (129/127/128/124) Yeah I know, psyc was brutal for me. NC Resident White Small private university 300 hours (still increasing) hours scribing in 2 emergency departments. ~150 hours clinical volunteering in the ED 1...
  3. T

    508 retake and uneven breakdown?

    Alrighty folks just got word of my mcat score and a bit disappointed 508 (128/123/127/130) As you can see everything else is fine but CARS killed me...if I had even scored an average 125 then I would be happy ugh!! I've never scored that low. Is an uneven breakdown a red flag? On AAMC, I scored...
  4. D

    508 MCAT/3.7 (both cGPA + sGPA). Advice on EC's and SMP/Post-bacc?

    Year in school: graduated spring 2018, planning to apply for 2020 cycle Country/state of residence: Virginia Schools to which you are applying: EVMS, VCU, VT (both DO/MD), GW, Rosalind Franklin, Quinnipiac, WVU, NOVA Southeastern (both DO/MD), U of Colorado, Seton Hall, Indiana University, U...
  5. A

    Test in a week and I need some solid advice.

    This is my first post and here it goes: I'm very very very nervous. I've not been scoring well on practice tests and taking the test next Friday. My goal is 508+, but it seems unrealistic now. 1) Kaplan FL 1: 489------ After this I went hard on content 2)...
  6. S

    WAMC: State School Education cGPA 3.93 MCAT 508

    I will be reapplying this cycle, applied very late in the cycle last year and didn't interview anywhere until after most classes had been filled. I took my MCAT in 2016, when a 508 was more competitive, I worry about it now. I submitted my primary on the first day and am done with almost all of...
  7. K

    Non-traditional 508, cGPA 3.5, sGPA 3.8

    MCAT April 2018: 508 (128, 125, 127, 128) MCAT July 2017: 503 (128, 125, 125, 125) cGPA: 3.5 (strong upward trend undergrad is 3.17 for business degree, my DIY post bacc is 4.0) sGPA: 3.8 I am a non-traditional applicant, age 32, white, female, Illinois resident. First and only member of family...
  8. K

    Non-Traditional MCAT 508. Should I retake?

    I posted this in the MCAT forum but didn't know if this was a better location since it also is related to non-traditional. MCAT April 2018: 508 (128, 125, 127, 128) MCAT July 2017: 503 (128, 125, 125, 125) cGPA: 3.5 (strong upward trend undergrad is 3.17 for business degree, my DIY post bacc is...
  9. TwinOne

    MCAT Retake: How to study while working full time

    Hi everyone. I took the MCAT September 9th and received a 508 (127/125/126/130). I did sign up to retake on March 24th but I have been on the fence on whether or not I should retake. I feel like I can do better but am worried that because I haven't been studying much and am now working full time...
  10. S

    Chance at 508+?

    I take the MCAT 8/3/2017 and my goal is a 508. My current practice exam scores are Kaplan FL 2: 502 NS 1: 506 NS 4: 505 AAMC Unscored: C/P: 63% CARS: 85% B/B: 71% P/S: 76% AAMC Scored 1: 507 C/P: 127 CARS: 129 B/B: 125 P/S: 126 C/P Section Bank: 70% B/B Section Bank: 70% P/S Section Bank: 78%...
  11. S

    MD & DO 508/3.5 cGPA/3.4 sGPA; upward trend

    Hey there, TN resident (non-URM) here just looking for some input as to what my chances are for receiving interview invites. I'm applying to mostly DO programs, but will be applying to a few MD programs, as well; if anyone has recommendations on schools to target, it would be appreciated. I...
  12. P

    3.4 GPA and 508 MCAT

    Hi, this is my first time posting on the forum so i hope it works out. My cGPA is a 3.402 and an MCAT score of 508 (127/128/128/125) 125 in Psych. I am a student in UCSD (CA), with a Biochemistry and Cell Biology major. I have about 250 hours of clinical experience. Principal member (4...
  13. L

    NS First FL: 508, Reschedule or Keep working?

    Hey guys, I'm currently signed up for the Jan 28 exam, and I just finished my first NS FL: got a 508 (CP/125, CARS/129, BB/126, PS/128). That's a lot better than I expected, though clearly I still have some material to review. I'm about halfway through material review, but I'm not sure if I...
  14. L

    MCAT Tips + Materials

    :: Post is not yet complete. In first draft :: First, I wanted to preface that I am no more than another pre-medical student that took the MCAT. I didn't score 520+... But I recorded a lot of information along the way and really wanted to share with hope it'll be of some use. The MCAT requires...
  15. A

    MD Unbalanced 508 MCAT, sGPA 3.63, cGPA 3.73, white male, CA resident, UCLA

    White male, not URM or disadvantaged, CA resident, UCLA, Human Biology and Society Major 508 MCAT: 128/124/131/125 sGPA: 3.63, cGPA: 3.73 MCAT Chem/Phys-128 –----87 percentile------10-11 on old MCAT CARS-124 –---------- 44 percentile ----- 7-8 on old MCAT Bio/Biochem-131 --– 99 percentile...