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    Post-bacc Application Advice (non-traditional student)

    Hi, I've been a long time reader of these forums but this is my first time posting. After spending a long time debating whether to make a complete mid-life career change, I've decided to make the first step towards going to med-school, but as a non-traditional student I need to first get into a...
  2. medstudentS

    Post Bacc Program before Med School

    Hey guys, I wanted to get some of your insight here. If I were to graduate from a university with a bachelors in neuroscience with about 3.4 gpa and get into a post back program to improve my science gpa, do you think with the right MCAT scores and high post back gpa i'd be able to apply to an...
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    Harvard Extension School DIY Post-Bacc

    Hello. I decided to take higher level science class in Harvard Extension School next summer. I'm not from Boston, but I will be working at Boston's Children Hospital, and I just really want to experience Boston for a while. Went there few months ago to attend HMS seminar and fell inlove with the...
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    HES classes? DIY post-bacc?

    Anyone taking medical science/biology classes in Harvard Extension School? Just classes, not in Post-bacc program. Are you going to recommend it?They have really interesting classes. Please share you experience.
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    DIY Postbacc at Multiple Different Schools?

    Hi all, Potential non-trad here, trying to figure out how to navigate my situation. I graduated college in 2016 with a 3.7 GPA with a degree in Biology. I dropped the pre-med track in UG, but after a year and a half of working in consulting, I am ready to dive into medicine and certain that it...
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    HES -- is it worth it?

    Hello all! I am a potential non-trad looking for some help on how to plan the journey ahead of me. For some background, I am a 2016 grad (biology & global health) who was originally pre-med and transitioned over to business/consulting towards the end of undergrad. Currently 23 years working at...
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    Harvard Extension School Postbac - Summer 2017

    All, Just wanted to see if anyone else is planning on taking courses this summer (particularly General Chemistry with Greg Tucci)! I'd love to meet or get in contact with any other HES students before or during the upcoming seven-week session! For context, I'm a 24-year-old non-trad who plans...
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    Online courses just to help with MCAT

    Hi everyone! I'm a non-traditional applicant. 3.7 cGPA, specialized honours B.A. in Neuropsychology, M.Sc. in Neuropsychology from prestigious school, 2 years of clinical research in a mental health setting, laboratory manager experience, 2 summers of volunteering research, some poster...
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    Loyola Marymount University Post-Bacc vs Harvard Extension

    I wanted to ask if anyone has had experience with Loyola Marymount University's Post-Bacc program. How well is this program perceived by ADCOMs? Are there ample benefits to the program outside of the classroom, such as research opportunities, clinical experience, etc. Is it worth the cost of...