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  1. DrMDeezy

    Gap year vs acceptance to very expensive school

    I was accepted to Midwestern University AZ, which although I am happy about, I also am not happy with their >$110,000 COA per year. That is an INSANE tuition amount and id easily be in $500,000 in debt coming out of school. That being said, should I try to retake the DAT and maybe hope for a...
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    Reapplying after turning down acceptances?

    Hello. This is my first post and I kinda created an account just to ask people who might have more insight on my circumstance. Basically I was accepted into 2 dental schools (all were pricey private institutions) and I basically panicked at the thought of having to pay back 500k+ in loans and...
  3. Panis et Circenses

    A Video Explaining Why College (DENTAL SCHOOL, I’M LOOKING AT YOU) Is So Expensive

    This video was aimed at undergraduate degree seekers, but the same principles of why school is so expensive apply to dental school. There are a few differences between what the video says about undergrad and dental school, including the following: Dental school prepares you for a job (unlike a...
  4. Panis et Circenses

    The Most Ridiculously Expensive Dental Schools Thread

    I wanted to start a thread to help people estimate the total cost of attendance dental schools (tuition, fees, living costs, and interest included). I have uploaded a excel file where you can easily estimate the cost of a school you are interested in. Feel free to add your calculations for a...
  5. E

    Petition to End Step 2 CS

    Eliminate Step 2 CS for US Medical Students Link to the official petition: http://goo.gl/forms/e2RAJVk3Fd In 2004, the US Medical Licensing Exam (USMLE) was expanded to include a clinical skills assessment -- Step 2 CS. A similar exam had previously been administered only to foreign medical...
  6. Johnny Appleseed

    DO school Tuition and Debt!

    SCHOOL Resident Tuition Non-Resident Tuition Average graduate indebtedness (Graduating Class) UNTHSC/TCOM $13,078 $28,766 $139,337 (2014) LECOM-PA $31,030 $31,030...