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  1. S

    NYU (free) vs. University of Toronto (international student)

    NYU Pros Offered a full scholarship, including tuition, fees, and housing Solid program that has been climbing in ranking over the past couple of years Will make the transition to residency in the U.S. easier Cons I don't know anyone in New York (my closest friends/relatives will be a 12...
  2. F

    NYU 3-Year MD Prgram

    Hi guys! I'm so happy to be in the fortunate position of choosing between two amazing medical schools in NYC (NYU and Columbia) and I can't be more grateful for this amazing opportunity. While I loved both schools, one thing that's complicating my decision is the alleged competitive culture at...
  3. D

    General Admissions & OTCAS NYU Masters vs. Kean OTD

    Hi everyone! I'm choosing between the NYU OT Masters program, and the Kean OTD program and I'm having a hard time deciding which program is best. The price and student to professor ratio are unbeatable at Kean. Yet, NYU has a strong name and great alumni connections. I love the curriculum at...
  4. M

    NYU vs. WASHU pre med post bacc program

    I’m considering both WASHU and NYU’s pre med post bacc programs. WASHU seems to have a good reputation that students and med schools alike value, but I’m nervous about going to live in St. Louis because of crime rates, etc. Thus, I began looking into NYU’s program which seems to have a similarly...
  5. Biggytooth

    Reapplication Success Story

    Hi everyone, I am writing this to share my experience about applying and reapplying to dental school. I am doing this because I was a rather peculiar applicant and feel my experience may be helpful and informative to some of you sharing similar circumstances. Last year (2018), I applied to 9...
  6. M

    2020 MHA: Applied, Interviewed, Rejected, Attending

    Just because I did not see one yet :) Good luck to everyone applying this cycle! School: GPA: Cumulative and Major GRE: Major: Experience (professional or otherwise) Special Factors: Applied: Interview: Waitlist: Rejected: Accepted: Attending:
  7. f16falcon

    4.0 GPA, Unsure ECs: NYU chances?

    Hi guys, I want to apologize first for the long post, but I think providing the details of my situation may be helpful. First things first - I just completed my first year. I am a double major in biology and physics, and have a 4.0 GPA (with mostly 2nd and some 3rd year courses like ochem or...
  8. S

    Your experience with these MPH/MHA programs

    Hello, So it is almost time to finalize and commit to a program for the fall and I wanted some insights on your experience with the following schools: UIC - MHA Rutgers (New Brunswick) - MPH Drexel - MPH NYU - MPA Cornell - MHA Out of these programs, what was your experience through the...
  9. S

    NYU vs UCLA (DGSOM)

    Hi All, This application cycle is finally winding down for me. I've narrowed it down to two schools, NYU and UCLA. I'm California born and raised, and eventually I would love to settle down in Northern California, near my family and significant other. UCLA seems like a great fit in terms of...
  10. Princeton Medical Student

    NYU announced a new med school in Long Island. Focus on primary care.

    NYU to Open New Medical School on Long Island | Washington Square News NYU to establish Long Island medical school at Winthrop
  11. Biggytooth

    NYU vs. Touro

    Hello, If you had to choose between NYU and Touro, what would you decide? NYU pros: Large patient pool, well established NYU cons: price (duh)-- A good $25,000 more a year. Touro pros: New clinic, a bit less expensive than NYU Touro cons: Patient pool Worth noting that Touro could increase...
  12. C

    MSW NYU or Rutgers-Newark?

    Hello everyone, I got into both NYU and Rutgers-Newark for Social Work! However, I'm still wondering which one is a good fit for me. While Rutgers is more said to be affordable and it's closer to friends and family, I'm not sure how much financial aid I'll be offered. NYU offered me a $12,000...
  13. D

    Columbia vs NYU postbac

    Hi all, this is my first post here. I am facing a difficult choice between Columbia and NYU's postbac premed programs. The deadline to decide is tomorrow so I would really appreciate any feedbacks! I knew there are lots of complains about Columbia in this forum but I am having difficulty finding...
  14. D

    Columbia or NYU postbac

    Hi all, this is my first post here. I am facing a difficult choice between Columbia and NYU's postbac premed programs. The deadline to decide is next week so I would really appreciate any feedbacks! I knew there are lots of complains about Columbia in this forum but I am having difficulty...
  15. D

    Columbia vs NYU Postbac

    Hi all, this is my first post here. I am facing a difficult choice between Columbia and NYU's postbac premed programs. The deadline to decide is next week so I would really appreciate any feedbacks! I knew there are lots of complains about Columbia in this forum but I am having difficulty...
  16. Pricefield

    What are my chances of getting into a top 50 NIH Funded Medical School

    Hello all, First of all: Thank you so much for taking the time out of your day to reply to my thread. The reason why I want to get into a top 50 NIH funded school is because graduates from these schools in particular have an increase in matches into a Dermatology residency, which is the field...
  17. MedSmithie

    In the Area Notification Etiquette- How far should you be, and should you mention which school?

    Hello all, I have received an II in the NYC area for September, and I am a bit confused by the conflicting advice on the internet regarding In the Area emails/calls. I go to school about 5 hours from NYC, and the train is expensive. I know that this is nothing compared to students who have to...
  18. T

    BSN Student applying to Post Baccs

    Hi so I just graduated from nursing school and am wanting to go back to a post bacc so I can hopefully can go to med school. I will end with around a 3.5 gpa and lots of healthcare experience from nursing school. I did get two cs as a freshman in biology and chemistry but have improved my grades...
  19. sherer1

    NYU secondary: Academic Fluctuations

    Hi all, sorry if this is a stupid question, just wanted other people's opinions. NYU asks to explain any academic fluctuations if applicable. My GPA is solid and my MCAT chem/phys and bio portions are 97th percentile but my psych/soc is 65th percentile :( should I try to explain this? I was...
  20. S

    NYU vs Cornell

    I recently got off the waitlist at NYU and now I am deciding between these two relatively similar schools and wanted to see what folks' thought. I don't really have a preference financial or otherwise- they both seem great. Below are my impressions. Thoughts? NYU Pros: trending up, bellevue...
  21. S

    Sophie Davis 7 yr BS/MD vs NYU, BostonU, or Bing

    I am a concerned parent and would really appreciate some input!My daughter is deciding on the best route for pre-med, with hope of orthopedics specialty. She is leaning toward the Sophie Davis 7 yr BS/MD program, and I am nervous that she will be undermining her ability to get good orthopedics...
  22. S

    NYU or Maryland?

    Hello everyone. I'm having a hard time deciding between NYU and UMB. I'm a Maryland resident, so yes large cost difference. However, I don't like Baltimore and if it doesn't negatively affect my education or cripple me with debt in the future, the extra $ may be worth it for me to live the last...
  23. E

    OOS/International Friendly Colleges + How Many to Apply To?

    Hello all! I am considered an international student even though I have spent most of my life in the states (since 3rd grade), and finished my undergrad here. So when I apply, I have to look at OOS/international student friendly schools. Here's my working list, and I don't know how many (or...
  24. theNDhopeful44

    NYU Summer Orthopaedic Surgery Summer Program

    Hey guys, I just got accepted to be a part of the NYU ortho research/surgery program for this summer. Has anyone done this program and would be willing to share experiences, like research done and how program directors might view this experiences as opposed to just spending a summer in some...
  25. D

    [Canadian] NYU vs. Pitt (OOS)

    Hi everyone, I wanted to get your opinions and feedbacks. First of all I know previous years others have asked for similar comparisons. I need an updated one and specifically between these two schools. I'll give my own opinion based on what I have read, heard, seen in the interview, etc. I've...
  26. F

    General Admissions & OTCAS NYU & Columbia 2018

    Has anyone heard back from NYU or Columbia yet?
  27. M

    How are my chances getting into NYU

    Guys please help what’s your opinion considering an international applicant has/is Female, 21 yo 1. GPA of 3.4 (low), electrical engineering from highest ranked uni in the country 2. 526 MCAT score 3. Extra: she’s a founder of a startup tech company (an application highly known in the...
  28. LGM

    NYU vs Rutgers, Which to Pick

    I am an Army veteran trying to transit into dental school. Currently, I got an acceptance from both Rutgers and NYU. To break down my situation and integrate into each institution: Rutgers - Tuition+fee will be covered for 36 months (Post 9/11 GI Bill) - Additional $2.5k/mo for housing...
  29. KingofMaskedSinger

    Neuroscience major

    I'm a current first year neuroscience major and was wondering if anyone else on here could tell me their experience getting a bachelor's in NS at NYU or just a bachelor's in neuroscience in general. I am kind of on the fence about whether or not I should stick with it or switch to something...
  30. J

    Pre-med track at NYU? + Neural Science major?

    Hi everyone! I'm currently a Medical student in Switzerland (1st year). However, I'm having major difficulties with regards to my language of study, as I'm fluent in English (I think in English and have always studied in English) and my Medical course is in French. Besides making eloquent...
  31. N

    A word of caution to anyone considering the Cross-Continental MPH at NYU.

    I am in this program now, currently in Accra, Ghana. I gave up other more established programs to be here because I wanted the experience of living abroad for a year. However I believe I was severely misled about the program and want to warn anyone who is starting to think about their...
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    WHICH SCHOOLS CAN I APPLY TO? WITH THESE DAT SCORES AND GPA!

    so i took the DAT twice guys, neither time did i do amazing, or even above average in that case. i get it, high possibility i wont get in, i really do get that, but i do want to still apply DAT (FIRST TIME) PAT 15 READING 18 MATH 18 ORGO 20 CHEM 22 BIO 14 (ha i know..) AA: 18 SCIENCE AVERAGE...
  33. N

    WHICH SHCOOLS CAN I APPLY TO? WITH THESE DAT SCORES AND GPA!

    so i took the DAT twice guys, neither time did i do amazing, or even above average in that case. i get it, high possibility i wont get in, i really do get that, but i do want to still apply DAT (FIRST TIME) PAT 15 READING 18 MATH 18 ORGO 20 CHEM 22 BIO 14 (ha i know..) AA: 18 SCIENCE AVERAGE...
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    Possible to get into Columbia dental school?

    Hello all, I'll be enrolling in a masters program before applying to dental school. I'm currently studying for the DAT right now, which I'll be taking next year if I am ready (not taking it unless I'm scoring a 25+ on DAT bootcamp). Assuming I do end up with a high DAT score, do I have a shot...
  35. D

    Chances as a 3rd Year Undergraduate to UPenn/Buff/NYU 21AA

    I have just finished my DATs and am happy with my results. Bio: 19 GC: 21 OC:22 TS:20 RC:20 QR:25 AA:21 PAT:21 I am only a sophomore going into my junior year and after receiving my scores, is it possible for me to apply this late into the process (Likely late September application submission)...
  36. F

    Choosing an ED school

    Hi everyone, So it's the summer right before senior year for me, and I need to choose a school to ED at. I have a 3.9 GPA (two Bs in precalc Honors Junior year), 34 ACT, 790 math II, and 720 Bio M (I'm gonna retake bio next month). I go to a Bay Area Silicon Valley high school, so I'm not top...
  37. FrostyPod

    Secondary Essay Review

    I was wondering if anyone would look over my NYU secondary essay. It is only a few hundred words and I would appreciate any feedback. Feel free to PM me or post to the thread.
  38. L

    NYU vs UCSF vs Cornell vs UCL vs McGill

    I have a bunch of offers but idk where to go. They're all stupidly expensive due to the fact i'm an international student from Canada. But I guess i'd appreciate some insight from alumni or current students attending each university. I'm most leaning towards Stanford or UCSF right now. NYU...
  39. M

    Turn down NYU to reapply or is that a bad idea?

    So a follow up to the 400k debt bandwagon thread, what would be the feasibility of me re-applying after strengthening my application. I thought my scores were okay: 21 AA 21 TS gpa: 3.56 sgpa: 3.61. I only got accepted into NYU last cycle. But as I complained about before, that debt load is...
  40. M

    Anyone else in the 400k+ debt bandwagon after the 2016 cycle?

    Well title says it all. I was an average applicant and took my state's private school (NYU) which costs around 400-430k and kinda stressed about. Anyone else dealing with similar numbers? I heard some people say they'd rather give up on dentistry than go into that level of debt so it's kinda...