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    MCW vs. Penn State vs. SLU vs. Temple (pending)

    I'm having a hard time deciding which school to attend. I enjoyed my interview days at each school and got a great vibe everywhere. I'm from California and intend on matching back home in NorCal. I don't plan on specializing in some competitive surgical subspecialty, but that could change...
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    MD Did I do enough to compensate for my 124 CARS?

    So, my aptitude falls into the science side of things, but I’ve been intentional to round myself out with good experiences. What do you all think, does my CARS score kill my chances? Where would you put me on the competitiveness spectrum? -MCAT: 512– 131/124/130/127 -BCPM GPA: 3.90 (3.95 were...
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    Please be honest about my chances for medical school

    I went to a community college where I earned a total of 73 credits and a 3.4 GPA. I then transferred to a university and did not have a smooth transfer. During this time I took most of my pre-requisites. For the longest time, I always had a 2.8-2.9 overall GPA at the university. I had all of my...
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    Trying to figure out where to apply....

    Hi everyone! I would appreciate any and all help! I am going to apply this cycle and was wondering which MD and DO schools I had a shot at getting into. Thank you!
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    DUKE MBS 2017-2018

    Hi Guys! Any reviews on DUKE MBS program? Success Rate? Housing? Anything you guys would like to ask or share about this program this is the place.....:)
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    MD & DO What are my chances for DO or MD?

    Major: Occupational Therapy with a minor in Psychology cGPA: 3.61 sGPA: 4.0 I haven't taken the MCAT yet, but I'm hoping to take them Spring 2017. I'm about to enter my 4th year in a combined BS/MS 5-year occupational therapy at a relatively small school, however I ended up realizing...
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    Help with List and Advice

    Hey guys, I have submitted my AMCAS application 2 hours after it opened and received verification for it a few days ago. I have been beginning to feel a little skeptical about my chances for an MD school because of the GPA they have calculated for me upon verification. BPCM 3.15, cGPA: 3.55...
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    Penn State Hershey and SUNY Downstate US World News Rank

    Hey all, Im asking just based on pure curiosity. My decision to attend a school would never come down to a probably-biased ranking but i am just interested in knowing. Both Downstate and Penn state are unranked, meaning they did not give their info to be ranked. I was just wondering if anyone...
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    School List Help Please!

    Hey guys, so long-time lurker here but first time poster so I am not totally sure if there is a set format for giving our credentials and what-not but I just wanted to put my pre-preliminary list of schools out there (there's like 20) and see what suggestions you have. Thanks in advance! OK so...
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    Real Reason for MD Over DO?

    In general what are the reasons for choosing to apply to MD schools vs DO schools. Since they can do the same residencies and jobs it seems like the only real reasons to choose MD over DO is because of the prestige factor. Can anyone else give their insight on this?
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    Two F's and 9 D's. VERY LOW GPA.

    Hello, I am new here. I don't have anyone to talk to regarding these things, so I am posting here. I just recently graduated from a UC with a major in B.S. Biology, with a GPA of 2.4. I am not going to make excuses for myself, because I just fxxked up my undergraduate career and I don't know...
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    MD & DO MD or DO chances? LizzyM?

    What is the link for LizzyM?
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    MD 3.70 cGPA 3.60 sGPA 34 MCAT Chances/Future Directions?

    Hi all, I am a UC Student. ~1 year as a upper div bio TA ~1 year as a Research Assistant ~1 year as a Research Assistant with a doctor studying neuroscience ~100 hours hospital volunteering I have at least 3-4 people who can write me a nice letter of recommendation. For California, I'll be...
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    Looking for feedback on experiences?

    Hello all, I'm a premed student new to this site and I was just looking for some feedback on the experiences I have thus far. Would anyone mind helping me out? Thank you :) Research assistant at a children's hospital: a little over a year now, through the school year and summer (300 hours)...