aacomas

  1. cosette7

    TouroCOM NY Campus Preference on AACOMAS

    TouroCOM NY Campus Preference on AACOMAS “Please denote what your campus preference is: Should you be offered an interview at TouroCOM-NY what campus would you prefer to interview at. Candidates will interview at one campus only and the interview outcome will apply to that campus only.” They...
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    AACOMAS: Schools With Multiple Campuses- How to Apply?

    Hey Everyone, I have been reading many posts about schools with multiple campuses, and as the cycle nears, I wanted to connect and ask you all how applying to schools works where multiple campuses are considered. I have heard different things per school, would be curious to hear how it works...
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    In need of major guidance (looks like I have to reapply)

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  4. chemdoctor

    Listing Activities on AMCAS?

    Hi everyone. Just curious how to list certain things? I understand we get ten - fifteen slots and three can be most meaningful. Organic research - did it for a bit, had a thesis, defended it and presented at multiple conferences and received several research grants. Should these be listed as...
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    WAMC cGPA 3.67 sGPA 3.62 MCAT 502 (Reposting in Pre-Med DO)

    Hi Everyone! It feels surreal, but first time posting a WAMC thread & school list suggestion as an upcoming applicant for 2021’s application. I want to start by saying that I have been considering applying to DO Programs throughout the university; thank you in advance for all your support...
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    WAMC: DO Applicant, 3.67 GPA, 502 MCAT (seeking help forming school list)

    Hi Everyone! It feels surreal, but first time posting a WAMC thread & school list suggestion as an upcoming applicant for 2021’s application. I want to start by saying that I have been considering applying to DO Programs throughout the university; thank you in advance for all your support...
  7. LindaAccepted

    Medical 5 Things You Can Do to Avoid Submitting a Lackluster Med School Application

    Chances are that everyone else applying to your med school program of choice is equally as talented and motivated as you. Finding a way to stand out in that crowded field of applicants is going to be key to admission success. Turning in an average—or even good—application won’t be enough. Your...
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    “Tax Return Transcript” okay for fee waiver application???

    Hey guys! I’m trying to submit my application for the AACOMAS fee waiver, & it says I need to upload the “Federal Income Tax Return Form 1040” but the only thing I have handy is my official “Tax Return Transcript” that I downloaded from the IRS website. This has my adjusted gross income listed...
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    Biology Prerequisite Minimum Requirement

    I am a Canadian student and took 1 full year biology course with lab in first year but I got less than a B-. However, I took a third year animal behaviour course (a biology course) that was a year long with lab and I got an A. I also took two other biology courses in first and second year where...
  10. Bigquestionperson

    MD Help with school list! (3.6 520)

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  11. markzuckaeberg

    NYIT

    Does NYIT have more than two locations?
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    WAMC

  13. 8YearsLate

    Read this if you're scared

    Hi Friends, I'm writing this because A) I finally just the last of my apps and B) I know there's gotta be someone who needs to hear it today. I am not a genius. I skipped most of high-school because I was made fun of constantly. Which I didn't understand. I wasn't super-nerdy or super-anything...
  14. LindaAccepted

    Medical Time to Get Started on Your Med School Personal Statement!

    In our recent webinar, How to Create a Winning Med School Personal Statement, pre-health advisor and Accepted consultant Lolita Wood-Hill taught attendees about the importance of the personal statement and provided guidelines for composition and tips for getting started on the right foot. If...
  15. LindaAccepted

    Medical Last Chance! Get Expert Answers to Your Med School App Questions

    Our free, live session, Ace Your Med School Application: A Live Q&A with 3 Med School Experts, is coming up soon, but you still have time to register! The session will review the ins-and-outs of the med school application and explain why each part is uniquely important. We’ll help you create a...
  16. LindaAccepted

    Medical Get Your Med School Application Questions Answered by the Experts!

    Applying to medical school is a complex, time-consuming process, and nobody wants to do it more than once. But if you don’t put in the proper preparations, you could end up back where you started or settling for a school that’s not right for you. To get your applications started off on the...
  17. C

    MCAT test date

    Hello all - I am planning on applying to both MD and DO schools starting this May. I have a pretty good idea about which schools I want to apply to, but I am unsure on when to take the MCAT. I am currently taking my last semester of pre-requisites and I am contemplating waiting until May 9th...
  18. EnzymaticFuture

    WAMC for a reinvented student?

    Hello everyone!! Just looking for some advice on generating a school list for this upcoming cycle. I will be applying to MD and DO schools. For reference, I’m a black male from Nevada. I followed @Goro advice on reinventing myself after a subpar undergrad (3.0 gpa). My stats during undergrad...
  19. LindaAccepted

    Medical Med School Applicants: Don’t Miss our Webinar on a Successful Framework for Your Applications!

    There’s still time to register for this week’s free webinar, The 5-Part Framework for a Successful Medical School Application! Accepted’s founder, Linda Abraham, will guide you through the med school application process, providing you with a comprehensive approach to: Make the most of your...
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    Took the wrong course in college, can I say I repeated it? AACOMAS

    Last year I took a biochem/molecular biology course before I should have (chalk it up to poor advising and ignorance/ I had not taken the prerequisite course). This particular biochem course was also the course specifically for biochem majors, which I was not (i am ChemE). Anyway, I did not...
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    Professional transcript entry question

    I paid for professional transcript entry through AACOMAS and from what I understood, I had to submit my application to a school before my coursework would be entered onto my application. I have submitted my application today and now I am paranoid that I was supposed to do something else so that...
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  26. LindaAccepted

    Medical Will Your Medical School Personal Statement Stand Out?

    Your challenge: show the admissions committee something unique about you.Convey your passion for medicine, show what kind of person and student you are, and what kind of physician you’ll be in the future…all in just 5300 characters! No big deal, right? <Gulp> We often hear from med school...
  27. Taverly

    Midwestern University vs. Des Moines University

    I'm having great difficulty deciding between these two osteopathic colleges. I've seen lots of threads on this specific topic, but none of them have helped me decide. I enjoyed the interview I had at both, and I really like the area that both schools are located. For me, the most important...
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    Overlap in AMCAS/AACOMAS Traffic Guidlines

    I’ve been accepted at a DO program since November but have interviewed at three allopathic programs as well. I’m currently waitlisted at all three schools, with two of them informing me that they expect to have a lot of waitlist movement around or after April 30th due to the AMCAS traffic...
  30. LindaAccepted

    Medical Get Accepted to Med School: Now Available Online!

    Get Accepted to Medical School in 2020 is now available on demand for anytime viewing! Guided by Accepted med expert Alicia McNease Nimonkar, you’ll learn how to approach each step in the med school admissions process – and start to formulate your personal application strategy. From the...
  31. EnzymaticFuture

    DO Application Timeline

    Hello everyone. Would a July MCAT still be considered early for DO schools? Also, can someone give me a brief timeline overview for an early DO school application cycle? Do we need to turn in our MCAT scores and LORs to be verified?
  32. LindaAccepted

    Medical 5 Easy Ways to Improve Your Medical School Profile Early On

    Are you planning to apply to med school this cycle? You can have a significant head start on your competition by beginning the application process now. Below are a few easy things you can already do to help ensure you get accepted: Easy & Early Tip #1: Volunteer! Med schools are definitely...
  33. LindaAccepted

    Medical Don’t Miss Your Med School Application Booster!

    There’s still time to register for Get Accepted to Medical School in 2020, our strategic overview of the medical school application process! With med school admissions as competitive as they are, why would you risk applying without a strong understanding of the process? We’ve drawn on years of...
  34. LindaAccepted

    Medical What You Need to Know Before Applying to Med School [Webinar]

    Let’s face it: getting into med school isn’t easy. In addition to all your hard work over the past few years – both in and out of class – you need a strong, strategic understanding of the med school application process if you want to give yourself the best possible chance of success. What does...
  35. LindaAccepted

    Medical How Strong Will Your Med School Applications Be Next Year?

    If you’re a premed looking ahead to the 2020 application cycle, you need to start thinking about the application process – in a more immediate, no-nonsense way than you ever have before. There are a lot of pieces to this puzzle, and if you’re going to submit your best work (and give yourself the...
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    LOR HELP

    Hi all, I am getting ready to submit my AACOMAS (late I know). I am still waiting on a letter from a DO who I shadowed extensively recently. However she recently had a family crisis and hasn't been getting back to me about the letter. I want to submit my app in the coming days. Is it possible...
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    AACOMAS submission page won't load

    Is anyone else having a problem with the "Submit application" page? I keep trying to submit my applications (everything is filled out and I double checked that). I tried on 3 different web browsers on 3 different computers and on different Wi-Fi too but nothing seems to let the page load. I...
  38. DrHalsey

    Help with AACOMAS personal statement

    Below the line is exactly what is in my AACOMAS application. I am most concerned about the note at the bottom, is it acceptable? Or does it come across as pushy? I know that new MCAT date is late so that is my stealth way of asking them not to throw out my application before the scores are in...
  39. armoman898

    How to handle NO Biochemistry (but 2 semester of Orgo)

    I have taken Orgo 1 and 2 (8 credits). I did not take Biochem before I graduated :bang:. I'm a non-trad. On my AACOMAS primary, I selected "I'm not matching any course to this prerequisite" for Biochemistry, for the schools that require Biochem. I already submitted (9/12/18). I emailed a few...