failed classes

  1. F

    Chances for ortho? - failed third block of MS1

    I'm an M1 at a mid-tier med school and I just failed one of my blocks (neuro). I am doing remediation in a month. MSK was my first and best block and everything went downhill from there due to some family and personal problems. Barely passed my second block (cardio and pulm) as well. I feel like...
  2. K

    WAMC? (Low GPA)

    (Updating this on my partner's behalf) Colleges I'm Applying To Definitely: UGA (IS), Iowa, Western, Washington State, Glasgow, UCD, Bristol, Edinburgh Probably: Wisconsin, Minnesota Possibly: Louisiana, Colorado, LMU, Midwestern, Tufts, UC Davis, Missouri, Penn, Florida Cumulative GPA: 3.49...
  3. jtom

    What are my chances?

    Hey guys I was wondering if you could give me any advice on how to improve my application for this cycle. I am a non traditional student and had to take a few pre-reqs to be considered last year. I applied last year and got interviewed and waitlisted at tennessee and also waitlisted at UF...
  4. C

    Did I screw myself?

    Okay, so I've recently started undergrad at a well-known university, but I'm a non-traditional student that's 24 years old. So far, I've only taken 8 courses, but have made A's in every one - some higher, some lower. I've started volunteering, will soon be switching jobs to something more...
  5. K

    Preparing for USMLE Step I and taking classed during summer

    I basically had a really horrible second semester of MS2 following a tough first semester involving a category 5 Hurricane. Thanks to the 20% and 25% that the NBME shelfs for path and pharm contribute to grade, I didn't pass the courses by 1.5-2%. Im taking them in the summer (June, probably)...
  6. M

    Withdrawal Appealed Classes and AMCAS GPA

    Hi! I have a question regarding adding withdrawn classes to my AMCAS application. Spring semester of my junior year was very tough due to some personal matters and I failed 2 of my core classes. Since during that time I was seeing my school therapist regularly, I was able to appeal those two...
  7. J

    Getting in to pharmacy school with low GPA

    I was enrolled at a university for 4.5 years and accumulated a 2.33 gpa. My last semester at the university, I had many personal problems the affected my grades and ended up failing 12 of the 16 credits I attempted. I decided then that I needed time away from school to mature as a student before...
  8. M

    Is there any hope of getting into a DO school? What should I do from here?

    So, I really screwed up my science classes and second semester of college, and I was wondering if there is a chance at DO schools. My overall gpa is a 3.45 Freshman Sem 1: Bio A , Calc 1 for engineers B+, etc. GPA term: 3.625 Sem 2: Bio 2 C, BioLab B, Calc 2 for engineers F, etc. GPA term: 1.66...
  9. A

    Philosophy major. Messed up big time, what are my chances?

    Hi there!. I'm a student at UCF with a goal of now pursuing a D.O because i believe an M.D would be unrealistic at this point. Here's my statistics. I'm a philosophy major with a biology minor. Statistics: Philosophy major : 35 credit hours left Biology minor : 17 credit hours left I started...
  10. C

    Retakes, advice?

    Okay So I've had to do a few retakes. To start here is a bit of my science class history I took General Biology Got a B-, then I went on a church mission for for two years. Came back and retook that class and got an A in lecture and lab. Next year I took principles and got a B+ in lecture and...
  11. FutureDoctorX-men


    Hi everyone, This is my very first time writing a thread on any online forum so please bare with me. Just a little background, I am in my 2nd year in University and I have failed 3 of my courses. They are Statistics, a Biology class, and a History class. In addition, I'm only a 'C' student...
  12. S

    Possibly failing calculus?! does this ruin my chances to get into a good med school?

  13. nashvilleLPN

    Failed out of community college. Has my chance already ended?

    At the age of 18, I found myself homeless due to religious differences within my family. I bounced around frends' homes and financially supporting myself became more important than my courses. I attended three semesters at community college during this time and my grades went down each semester...