low gpa chance

  1. W

    Reapply this cycle with low DAT or go to Pharmacy School?

    I've applied to dental schools for the 2019 cycle with a 3.4 GPA, sGPA 3.1, 15 AA, 15 TS. My DAT scores made me very discouraged about dental school. But I retook the DAT a couple of days ago and still didn't do so great. I've scored 17 PAT, 16 QR, 16 RC, 17 GC, 17 BIO, 19 OC, 18 TS, 17 AA. My...
  2. Rollerpink12

    Any advice for low-GPA?

    Hey, I'm kinda new to the hustle and bustle of being a pre-med, well -ish. To be honest I've been procrastinating registering at my school's pre-health office because I'm so anxious and that sends me on a mental spiral, though my friends have finally pushed me so here I am. I'm a first-semester...
  3. A

    Help with SMP/MD acceptances

    Hi everyone! I was hoping to gain some feedback regarding SMP programs. I browse enough threads on here and figured it was just time I posted my own. I currently have a undergrad + post bacc cGPA of 3.1 as per the aamc scale. I am hoping to have a 3.14 by the end of the fall sem and a 3.18 at...
  4. 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...
  5. D

    Getting into med school with a low GPA?

    I am a sophomore currently in college with a gpa of 3.04. The reason that it is so low is that I participated in a dual enrollment program in high school that gave me credits for both high school and college. During this time I developed many medical problems that the doctors couldn't figure out...
  6. R

    DIY post bacc or SMP?

    Attached is a screenshot of my undergrad grades. I still have to get through virology, anatomy, organic 1&2, and physics 1&2. I have a ton of bad bio grades because my first two years of college I was lazy and didn't take it as seriously as I should have. Other experience includes ~2000 hours...
  7. T

    Crappy GPA. Post Bacc?

    Hey guys so I’m finally graduating next summer with a really bad overall science GPA. I’m almost too embarrassed to post it. Let’s just say it’s right under a 3.0. I had my difficulties sophomore and junior year which led to the downfall of my otherwise great GPA. I know there is not a way to...
  8. batRDH

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    Hey guys! So I have a undergrad GPA from a foreign institution which is about 3.17 after conversation to American scale. I also got my associates in dental hygiene with a 3.12 cumulative GPA. I want to know how my gpa is calculated by AADSAS because my dental hygiene gpa was calculated on a much...
  9. chemlover219

    11000th Will I Get in? Post

    Hi Guys, This is my first post. i've been lurking for years :) ! I've been stressing out for far too long (freshman year day 1 to be exact) about my application and I finally apply this summer. I've talked to NOVA and ICO, who both said I am competitive, BUT I still wanted some advice/...
  10. C

    MD & DO What are my chances and Where to apply - Strong Upward Trend (3.6 / 520)

    I really didn't think I wanted to go to med school freshman and sophomore year but I was a biology major and didn't put all my effort in school until junior year when I decided I wanted to be a doctor. Didn't to too well in chemistry but retook 2 chem classes in the summer after junior year and...
  11. D

    GPA's, GRE's, XTRA's, ACCEPTANCES!!! Those with low scores please post too!

    I need everyone to post their undergrad university( if you want), Overall and Science GPA, Ex-Cir, Acceptance, Rejection, and Interview!! Those who had low scores and got accepted are encouraged to post to make other people not feel discouraged! Thanks GPA's, GRE's, XTRA's, ACCEPTANCES
  12. 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...
  13. S

    Engineering to Medical School

    Hello everyone! I am new to this website so let me give a quick summary of my current situation. I am finishing up my undergraduate degree in Industrial Engineering this semester from a top 10 engineering school. I was exposed to the healthcare field at an early age from my family, but never...
  14. sparksflyup

    Low GPA High MCAT -Am I ducked?

    3.43 cGPA, 3.28 sGPA (from HYP) 526 MCAT White girl, graduated 2015 Wasn't "pre-med" as an undergrad (hence the GPAs) but did tons of community service. Now I'm working full-time in a research position at a pretty cool bio-tech company and still do a lot of service. I've sifted through some...
  15. F


    Hello! So this is my first post and I could really use the help. I just graduated in May with my BS in Public Health and am planning to go back to med school eventually, taking as much time as I need. I struggled a little in my first few years of undergrad and didn't do well in the few science...
  16. 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...
  17. F

    Junior Undergraduate, need advice

    I am a rising Junior at the University of Pittsburgh and I have hopes of going to medical school after a gap year. My cGPA is 3.4 and my sGPA is an abysmal 2.89 as I had a very rough freshman year. I just finished ochem 2 and received a C+ in it. I know that the highest sGPA I can get is around...
  18. K

    MD & DO What Should I Do?

    Hey everyone, I messed up with my undergrad GPA (2.9). I was not considering pursuing medical school at that time. My GPA was on an upswing though as my last 60 units have a GPA of 3.5. I completed a post bacc program for Clinical Laboratory Science (CLS), and I obtained an ASCP certified...
  19. J

    Do I have a chance?

    Hi guys, I really want to get into a good MD school however my gpa is really bumming me out. I have a 3.35 and scored a 523 (131 CARS/131 CPB/131 PSB/130 BB) on the MCAT. I know I scored really well on the MCAT but I am afraid my GPA is a deal breaker for some of the better schools. What do...
  20. M

    Chances for DO/ School List: cGPA 3.34 sGPA 3.08 no MCAT yet

    Recently graduated from UC with B.S. cGPA 3.34 sGPA 3.08 Planning to take the MCAT for the first time in May 2017 Work Experience ~700 hours as activities coordinator and office assistant at board-and-care ~400 hours as front office medical assistant at DO/ MD office ~360 hours a lab assistant...
  21. P

    Postbac/SMP programs that may accept a 2.7 cGPA/sGPA

    Are there any Postbacs/SMPs (D.O. with good linkage) that would even look at a student with a 2.72cGPA/2.78sGPA with a STRONG upward trend (+3.8 GPA) in the last 70 credit hours and a solid MCAT score (plan on testing in the Fall)? I did so poorly in my early years that even with my academic...
  22. N

    ignore - moved into another thread (Revision of my medical school plan? Appreciate any help)

    didnt know how to delete this after posting on the wrong section, sorry
  23. M

    Do I have a chance in Texas?

    I am a first generation college student from a low-income family who lives in south TX. I started off my first semester not even knowing basic chemistry due to my high school's lack of decent teachers... I've struggled a lot to adapt to college not only academically, but mentally. Ive also...
  24. Shya

    High School Dual Credit Grade - am I done for?

    First time posting here ever so I apologize if it's been asked before. I'm a sophomore in college and right now my GPA is a 3.48. My pre-vet advisor says I have a good chance at getting into Auburn because my state buys seats at their school and my GPA isn't terrible. HOWEVER, I have come to...
  25. Impalalily1224

    Do I still have a chance of going to medical school?

    I am very new to this site. In regards to being a member. But I have done a lot of research and read tons of posts. However, I still feel a bit overwhelmed. I always wanted to be a doctor and go to medical school. It has been my life time dream like many of you. I was always a great student. I...
  26. J

    Admissions question for my stats

    I have a 3.3 GPA, 20 on the DAT, and am a resident of Nebraska but finishing my undergrad in Colorado. All I want is to attend the CU dental school, but am terrified about acceptance and the statistics. Could apply in august or could take a gap year and become resident of CO and apply after my...
  27. T

    My chances for Rutgers MBS?

    Hello, I'm interested in essentially going to dental school. My undergrad gpa isn't great (2.7) so I know I need to join a masters or post-bacc program to redeem myself. Does anyone know what the stats are for masters programs like Rutgers or Barry U are like? OR have any recommendations to...
  28. frank29

    Low GPA chances

    I am going to enter fourth year of undergrad in Sep 2016. Presently my GPA is around 2.65 overall and science. I live in Canada. I am going to write my MCAT in Aug 2016. I am interested in applying to DO schools in US. Do you think I have chance of admission in any of DO school for the year 2017...