medical school applicant

  1. M

    Deferred from ED - Help!

    Hi everyone, I am going through a bit of setback at the moment given I was deferred from Early Decision at a school in NJ 2 weeks ago and I need some help. Since I received that decision I have applied to other schools (about 12) in NJ, PA, VT and NY. I was wondering what my chances look like...
  2. T

    Which schools should I apply to?

    Hi Everyone, I've recently have had a tough time deciding what to do with my life.
  3. TheBadge24

    Can I be a surgeon with one-eye

    This question has been on my mind since I became motivated to go into medicine. I have had a permanently detached retina in my left eye since birth, leaving me completely single-sighted. I do have 20-20 vision in my right eye, and feel I have adapted with this mono-vision quite well. I actually...
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    Complicated Situation(s)

    So I am finishing my applications for MD/DO. My senior year in undergrad I was accused of theft and stalking through the school's complaint system. I was barred from campus during the process but was still able to complete coursework Question #1: does this count as institutional action and/or...
  5. jordij94


  6. mrectenw

    511 MCAT, 3.6 GPA, Notre Dame Graduate

  7. M

    Early Assurance Question

  8. J

    Pre Med Student wanting advice

    Hello everyone, I am a Junior at a small liberal arts school in SC. While we are a small school, we take pride in our academics and typically people find our courses to be very difficult. I am really excited to apply to medical school. I have already started building a relationship with the...
  9. papi_md

    Physics Graduate from Asia with Low GPA wants to go to medical school. Is there a chance?

    Hi All, I'm new here at SdN (signed up a few minutes ago). Anyway, I graduated in physics 2 years ago and I'm currently working as a full time IT consultant (which is very far off physics, jumped from job to job first as a call center agent now landed here). I'm from the Philippines and would...
  10. T

    Count Towards Technical Standards?

    Hi everyone, recently I was offered a research position at NU where I'd be analyzing parent's behavior looking for nonverbal communication and other markers to see if there is a correlation in their behaviors to their children having autism. I've noticed that many MD schools in their technical...
  11. M

    MD & DO What are my chances? 3.1 gpa 520 mcat

    hello everyone! This is another what are my chances thread! I am an asian female, texas resident, and senior applying this cycle. I took my MCAT last summer and I got a 520! GPA wise i haven't been so lucky, i was enrolled in a dual credit program in high school and didn't do very well so...
  12. H

    What are my chances of medical school which schools should I apply

    I am a URM and come from low socioeconomicbackground (parents supported a family of 5 on $30,000 annual salary), First Generation college student. Florida Resident. I graduated HS with 96 college credits ( earning an A.A in Pre-medical Science from Community College) 3.8 GPA I graduated from...
  13. chemdoctor

    Organic Chemistry over the summer?

    Hey everyone! I hope you all are doing well. I'm a little new to this website so bare with me :P Quick question about summer courses :-) So I heard Med Schools don't mind if you do a summer course. even if its a prereq because its so much info in such a short amount of time. Well, the college...
  14. T

    Low GPA/ High MCAT advice

  15. A

    Medical school applicant- City Year vs MCAT or both

    Hello, I graduated from school on may 2016. GPA 3.7 ,shadowing 200hrs+, Research experience 200hrs +, Volunteer & leadership ++ I have all the pieces of the puzzle except the mcat score. I have suffered a big loss in the family this past June, and I have been struggling with depression for a...
  16. D

    BSc to MD??

    I was just wondering if I did my BSc in Canada or USA , what countries other than the US, Canada or Australia can I go to for medical school to do MD.I am an international student and I think that chances of getting into medical school into the US or Canada are very low, other than its expensive.
  17. M

    What programs/work and how many hours are recommended for a strong applicant?

    As of now, I am about 5 credits away from ending my sophomore year of college. Because I took some time off of school, I plan to receive my BA in the fall of 2018 or winter of 2019 (normally, I would've finished undergrad in the spring of 2018). I plan to apply for medical school around this...