chance of admission

  1. G

    High cum GPA but very low science GPA

    I am a junior who is finishing up a technology degree who also has an interest in pursuing medicine. My health impacted my academics drastically to the point of having a combination of over 10 D’s and F’s in Math courses. I couldn’t move forward in my program without those math courses hence so...
  2. M

    MD Help with school list! 523 MCAT cGPA 3.78; sGPA 3.72

    Hey everyone! I'm trying to put my school list together. I feel like my MCAT and GPA don't exactly match so I'm trying to figure out if it is realistic for me to get into these top tier schools and I want to make sure my list isn't too top heavy. I'm also worried because there are some schools...
  3. M

    Odds of getting in

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  4. Diverdude93

    Re-applicant chances / What to do

    Hello all! I am planning on applying during the upcoming 2019-2020 cycle. I applied during the 2017-2018 cycle and received 2 interviews which turned into waitlists and then rejections. Here is my initial application stats: Undergrad - Biology Major, Hispanic Studies Minor cGPA - 3.52 sGPA -...
  5. R

    Institutional action and arrest effect on my chances

    Hey guys I’m currently three semesters through college studying BME with a 3.97 GPA. Unfortunately, due to a night of indiscretion, I was arrested and charged with underage consumption of alcohol a few months ago. Not only this, I received an IA in the form of a reflection essay due to this...
  6. TheNewGuy29

    Here is my story. Do you think I will get into medical school?

    I will start here by saying that this is going to be quite long. This is my first post, and I made this account mainly just for this. I am putting my story and my journey through undergrad out there, and I hope you all will read this and bear with me. Please, help me out and qualm my fears of...
  7. aspiring-dentist101

    Need An Advice

    Hi everyone, I am in process of applying this cycle. Due to personal circumstances and things that happened in the past, I didn't perform well during my classes early in college years. Obviously I do not want to blame anyone else or any circumstances that led to such bad performance but this...
  8. E

    when can I be justifiably worried about not receiving IIs?

    I'm a little disheartened about the application process and am hoping for some realistic opinions on whether or not my application is competitive. I submitted 31 secondary applications between early July - mid August to a range of schools (all MD: 26 of which realistically within my reach based...
  9. I

    Just took my DAT today. How do my stats look?

    My gpa currently is overall 3.63, sGPA: 3.64. (PS: I am also only an upcoming junior in undergrad currently and hopefully will be able to pull my GPA to about a 3.7 before I apply next year) DAT scores from today: - PAT: 20 - QR: 16 - RC: 26 - Bio: 24 -...
  10. T

    Is being complete mid/late August too late?

    I'm thinking of adding a few schools to my list (Vanderbilt, Duke, Baylor, USC Keck, WUSTL, etc.). Is being complete mid-late August still okay for someone who is LM 81, or is it too late to bother?
  11. P

    MD Can I pull off applying to MD schools only?

    Hi everyone! 3.21 cGPA, 3.00 sGPA, 4.00 gGPA, 515 MCAT I graduated college in '16 (Top #30 school) and enrolled in a graduate post-bacc (MS) and got a 4.0 (all classes in biomedical science). It really bothers me that my uGPA did not budge on my AMCAS even after all the hard work I put in grad...
  12. 8

    Chance me!

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  13. T

    MD Starting Points! (Kinda Long - All help appreciated)

    Hey all, thanks for clicking in! Really looking forward to all your shared wisdom! I’m primarily after anything you can offer regarding chances, strategy, perhaps school choice and whatever else might be helpful. Again, thank you in advance!! Here’s a touch about me: I’ve always been very keen...
  14. OldRedditGuy

    Do you mind giving this ole reddit addicted man his final medical school chances evaluation?

    I'm sure a few of you all have seen a post of mine I've made within the past couple days. I've been using this forum to look at school options, funding options, and many other things, and I believe I've made up my school list in its entirety. I am going to apply to over 30 schools! Yeah, yeah, I...
  15. OldRedditGuy

    What at chances st my desired programs?

    Edit: This was supposed to be the title to my question: What are chances at my desired programs? I guess there was an issue with autocorrect haha. It won't let me change it. What's up, SDN?! So, I'm new here. Brand new. I was directed here through the premed subreddit forums of Reddit (hence...
  16. GoKnights96

    Please chance me

    Hey, guys! I was looking around online for some resources that could help me out, and I came across this cool site! (I seriously can't believe I am just now hearing of this.) I am new to this, so if this post doesn't belong here, please let me know. I was wondering if you all could chance me on...
  17. R

    What are my chances of getting into med school?

    I know there's so many questions like this out there already, but I've been seriously stressing and I'm hopng this tread will either ease my anxieties or point me in a realistic right direction so that I'm not just worrying aimlessly. Currently have a pretty crappy GPA at a 3.24 and I screwed...
  18. T

    What do I need to do to improve my chances/what are current chances?

    I am a chemical engineering major at UT Austin (ranked top 5 in country for ChemE) and my current GPA is 3.28 (a few bad grades in two ChemE classes and Diff EQ bringing it down the most) with a trend that started off well, decreased towards the middle, and is increasing again towards the end. I...
  19. D

    dental school selection/ personal statement help

    -Hi so I'm applying to dental school this cycle I got a 23 AA, graduated from UTSA with a 3.52, have done around 100 hrs shadowing, and just got a job as an RDA I need help on a couple of things and would really appreciate some help So 1st off, can someone please look over my personal...
  20. V

    URM Pre-Med help with admissions please!

    Hello. I am a current senior at a top university in the US. I will be graduating from biomedical engineering from one of the top programs with an expected GPA of 2.7. I received gpas of less than 2.0 my first year which brought down my overall and unmotivated me for a bit. This was due to...
  21. V

    Gap Year After Sophomore Year?

    Hey guys, I was wondering what your thoughts were on taking a gap year after sophomore year? I'm currently an EMT-B and was looking into some more opportunities of getting involved in the medical field. I found a surgical technician course but it is a full years length. The university I attend...
  22. M

    Medical school acceptance

    Academics: I currently have a 3.2 GPA which is down from a 3.3. My last semester was rough: I withdrew from a class, received my first C (in my life) in anat/phys II. For this semester I will receive at least a 3.5 GPA which will only bring my GPA up to 3.25-3.28. I have 3 more semesters...
  23. F

    19AA

    Retook my DAT today and these are my scores: First attempt: AA18. TS19. Bio19. Orgo 19. GC 19. RC 16. QR 18. Pat 20 Second attempt: AA19. TS20. Bio19 Orgo 21 GC20 RC16 QR17 PAT19 English is my second language so I am having trouble with reading. What do you guys think of my chances of getting...
  24. C

    Any chance?

    Hi all, I am in need of some advice. Feel free to be brutally honest. I'm 30 year olds, mom of one toddler with another due in a few months. Since having my first child, I am finding it incredibly difficult returning to my career in advertising - it seems vapid and uninspiring. I want more...
  25. X

    Chance Me (MD)

    I was wondering what you guys think my chances of acceptance into medical school are? I am applying to most schools in texas. I am a biology major with a minor in chemistry. GPA: 3.42 MCAT: 503 (only taken once) Other factors: * Science tutor for nearly a year - worked with first...
  26. Orion Pax

    DO 3.53 cgpa, 3.3 sgpa, no mcat yet... Chances?

    Hello everyone, I currently have one year left as an undergrad at penn state main campus, whereafter I plan to take a gap year as I apply in the spring of my senior year with looking at entering medical school during fall 2019. I'm a vertebrate physiology biology major with a minor in Health...
  27. M

    DO - what are my chances?

    Looking for some input and advice for my app. cgpa: 3.47 sgpa: 3.40 MCAT: haven't taken yet, practice tests are hinting at around 505 clinical volunteering (hospital): ~ 200 hrs non-clinical volunteering: ~ 100 hrs shadowing: ~20 hrs undergrad research: ~350 hrs I graduated in May 2016 -...
  28. M

    MD & DO Chances? cGPA 3.05, BCPM GPA 3.50, MCAT 510

    I know there's a huge discrepancy in my GPA. Long story short, I did't really know what I was doing with my life during my early college years. My grades from junior college are horrendous (a ridiculous amount of D's, F's and W's). However, my grades significantly improved after I decided to...
  29. K

    What are my chances? 3.6 cGPA, 3.3 sGPA

    Hi everyone, not sure if I should get a masters of biomedical sciences or work for a year or both... thinking about AmeriCorps or medical scribe but I'm not sure Thinking of DO schools instead due to low sGPA sGPA 3.4, cGPA 3.6, MCAT: Have not taken Major: Nutrition Work: Medical Interpreter...
  30. T

    WAMC: What Are My Chances

    MOD NOTE: We are now going to have one thread for all of the inquiries for competitiveness, what are my chances, do I have a shot, can I get into ABC University, etc. Most of the other SDN forums have found success with having one thread, so we are going to adopt that going forward. 1. Please...
  31. M

    What are my chances? I have a cGPA 3.6 and sGPA 3.5

    I'm wondering what my chances would be getting accepted to an MD or DO program. ACADEMICS Major: Human, Cellular and Molecular Biology. Minor: Chemistry, Computer Science. I have a cGPA 3.6 and sGPA 3.5 and an all other GPA of a 3.89 with a MCAT of 512. Recipient of a research scholarships, New...
  32. M

    C in physics... retake?

    Hello, I know that there are many posts like this, but I'd like an answer based on my current situation. So, out schools posted final grades today and, as you can see by the title, I made a C in physics. I made an A+ in a Biology elective, an A in Biochem I, and an A in Molec cell. I really...
  33. A

    Low HS GPA, want to get into BA/MD programs

    ***UPDATED 8/30/2017***** Hi... I just made an account here cause i couldn't find an answer to my question in any other threads.. Im a junior in high school right now with a 3.7875 gpa out of 5.0 and I reaallly want to get into a BA/MD program. How are my chances looking? I want to apply to...
  34. J

    Biology or Psychology Research for Medical School?

    Hi Guys! So right now i am a pre-med student in a post bacc. I have the opportunity to assist in research in either a biology lab or a psychology lab. I would like to use this research opportunity to bolster my medical school application. Would it be viewed unfavorably by medical schools if i...
  35. A

    Chances of med school w/ low GPA

    Currently I am a senior at a 4 yr university. Here are the stats Major: Chemical Eng. switched to Biochem Age: 20 Race:Black Sex: F Overall GPA (w/o recalc): 2.9 ... (w/): 3.1 Scien. GPA: (same as overall) Gen. chems : A,A,B Orgo 1,2: B, F, (retake) B Analytical chem: C Bio's: A, A, B...
  36. R

    Yet another post about chances of getting into medical school...

    Hello all, I need some input. I took the MCAT for the first time last month and received my score today, and I don't know what to think. I am questioning everything. I'll give you a rough outline of my "stats" and I would really, greatly appreciate if some of you experts out there could weigh-in...
  37. I

    What are my chances?

    I have a 3.8 GPA (3.7 sGPA), 504 MCAT, Part of my university's Honors College program, 50 hours research, 400 hours shadowing (4 different physicians including a D.O.), 80 hours clinical volunteering helping patients at a major Florida hospital, 40 hours university volunteering and tri-lingual...
  38. R

    Chances of getting in to dental school?

    I know it's overused and cliche and no direct answer but generally what're my chances of getting in with a 3.43ogpa and around 3.3sgpa and 23aa 23ts 22pat With good LOC and extracurriculars and stuff