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    Will an independent study course help?

    I'm thinking about doing some independent study/research before I graduate. Is it worth it? I have a 3.2cum and sci GPA that will likely be a 3.3 upon graduation. However, taking the research will stress me out to the max. Any advice? Also, on the AMCAS and AACOMAS application, would they allow...
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    Starting over

    Having worked a year I realized that my ambitions really lie towards pursing a healthcare career. But the thing that's really holding me back right now are my grades. I finished my undergrad a year ago with a (terrible) cumulative GPA of 2.6 and an even lower science GPA. There were some things...
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    Non-traditional help Post-bac or just apply?

    Hello. I am deliberating whether to apply this cycle or do a formal post-bac. In an ideal world, I would apply to MD/DO and see where the chips fall, delaying the post-bac decision until after the dust settles. However, application fees are quite exorbitant and I am concerned that it may not be...
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    Should I apply? Getting back on track

    I know everyone writes their credentials on here and I've read some really good advice but nothing like my situation. I plan on applying for med schools DO or MD for the upcoming cycle. My overall gpa is a 3.1. My practice mcat scores are in the low 500's. I know alone those stats don't seem...
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    ?What are my chances with these stats? Am I taking my MCAT too late?

    I have a 3.55 cGPA, 3.52 sGPA. I plan on applying to 18 MD (15 from FAP) and 5 DO. I am an officer for American Medical Student Association (do such incredible things like Science Club with elementary school kids). Approx. 200 hours volunteer work I am VP for Feed My Starving Children (approx...
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    What are my chances at MD

    Please help, went to community college because I was in the hospital Got a 2.85 gpa not because I didn't understand the courses but personal issues, hospital and family issues going wrong then 3.0 first bachelors in biology 3.8-4.0 second bachelors biochemistry If I get a masters in...
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    Don't know if I should apply? Advice pls.

    Hey, I'm new here. And I'm having a quarter life crisis. I'm pouring my heart out here so no judging. I've always said I wanted to be a doctor for as long as I remember. That's it. There is no story. No one near me has ever been hospitalized and neither have I. No one really close to me has...