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    Should I study this course for the MCAT?

    I'll be taking biochem the spring prior to graduation followed by the MCAT. Should I do separate MCAT specific studying for that class or would "regular" studying for unit exams suffice? Please advise. Thanks
  2. D

    Question pertaining to my plan

    Okay, so I'm a rising Junior pre-med/Chemistry student at a small liberal arts school in Georgia, and I currently have a 3.25 GPA. I have that because I had over-involved myself with extracurricular activities; therefore, I dropped some of my extracurriculars to get more serious about my...
  3. Y

    Opinions on my MCAT study plan?

    Hey guys, I need some constructive criticism on my MCAT study plan if anyone would be kind enough to assist me. I am taking a TPR course this summer and reviewing content fully. I will be studying and taking practice exams and doing practice problems from early May until mid August, and am...
  4. M

    6 month Study Plan MCAT

    Hi Everyone!! I'm looking for a 6 month MCAT study plan using TPR and AAMC materials mainly. I plan on taking the MCAT in May and I'm going to start studying in November, giving me six months. If anyone has a plan they would like to share I would really appreciate it. Any tips will help too...
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    Hi everyone, I have a question regarding undergrad grades. I am in the beginning of sophomore year now. Realistically speaking, if I made nothing but A's and B's throughout my 4yrs of college, how many B's could I make and still have a realistic chance of getting into MD (or even DO) school...
  7. N

    Please help me make a plan

    Okay, so let me begin this post by first off stating that I will be attending UC Merced in the fall as a freshman majoring in Chemistry and (like everyone else on this forum), my goal is to get into med school. This is a goal that I will achieve; however, I would like some structured advice to...
  8. B

    What MCAT study plan should I use for the new MCAT?

  9. D

    Please review my step 1 summer study plan!

    I just finished up my MS1 year at a school that does organ blocks and definitely doesn't teach to step 1. This summer I want to review everything I learned for MS1. This is what we covered: (Anatomy, Macromolecules, cell phys, genetics, histology, pharm, path, Epidemiology) Dermatology...
  10. MedBoardTutors

    STUDY PLANS for USMLE Step 1 and Step 2CK - MedBoardTutors

    Need help designing a personalized, efficient and effective study plan and schedule for your USMLE exam? Feel overwhelmed by all the USMLE resources available? Want expert advice on how to effectively and efficiently use your precious studying period to maximize scores? We have constructed...
  11. MedBoardTutors

    MedBoardTutors USMLE Step 1 and Step 2 CK STUDY PLANS - Personalized, Efficient, Effective

    Need help designing a personalized, efficient and effective study plan and schedule for your USMLE exam? Feel overwhelmed by all the USMLE resources available? Want expert advice on how to effectively and efficiently use your precious studying period to maximize scores? We have constructed...
  12. A

    Am I on the right track?

    I will be starting the last semester of my freshman year in the spring. Currently, I go to a small public state university (not academically rigorous), and making a 4.0. Here are my plans for next semester/activities I'm involved in. What can I improve on or change? I'm trying to really make the...
  13. stonefawkes

    SF MCAT 2017 4-Month Study Plan

    Attached is an MCAT study schedule I put together for myself because going into 2017 we know more about what is on the "new" MCAT and we have more study resources available. Here's the SF 4-month Study Plan--it goes from 12/17/16 to my MCAT Exam Day which is 4/22/17. Expected study time is 5-8...
  14. R

    How does everyone complete Pre-Med reqs in undergrad?

    As a freshman in pre-med at a university that functions on the quarter system, I am already trying to figure out how I am going to complete all of my pre reqs in 3 years in order to take the MCAT and hopefully matriculate the year after graduating undergrad? So what's everyone doing? Do you guys...
  15. Kpw101

    519 - My study schedule AMA

    Hi All, I've sent what I did to study to a couple people already including some of my friends. Rather than sending it as a private message one by one, I figured I'd just make it so anyone can look at it. Feel free to AMA, and best of luck to everyone! My actual was 519 (132,127,130,130) - I...
  16. hubbsbubbs

    My Study Plan for MCAT: 523

    Hi All, I just got my score back today, got 523 (131/130/130/132) 100th percentile This was my second try. Last time I got 512 (128/127/126/131) 87th percentile I wouldn't recommend retaking anything above a 510 unless you are extremely confident you can score higher (I was sick during my...
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    Would This Plan Work?

    Hello, I'm 16. I'm Junior in High school at the moment. In February, I plan on talking to a recruiter and joining the Army National Guard through the Split Enlistment Program (go to boot camp the summer of junior year come back for senior year then leave again for job training and come back in...
  18. DrDre2017

    Completely new to Epidemiology -- Game plan needed

    I'm a senior Applied Math major whose pre-med path has ended. I love the idea of serving people, and I love medicine, but I think I have the wrong temperament for the field. Now I'm considering a career in public health, specifically epidemiology. But I have no idea what to do to be competitive...
  19. S

    Study plan for 2.5 wks?

    Hey everyone, So I'm in the situation where I have about 2.5 wks of dedicated study before step 2ck and I'm kind of freaking out that I have no plan. I'm coming off of a very time-intensive rotation right now (shelf this Thursday) and I have not had more than a few hours a week on average to do...
  20. OT1224

    Other OT-Related Information Accepted Student What to do this summer?

    Hello, I know that there is a thread for this, but I can't find it. I am accepted for an OT school that begins Fall 2016. I have plenty of time this summer to do...stuffs. So far, I have a vacation for few weeks. After that, my only plan is to learn a foreign language (Planning to treat...
  21. BPinhaMD

    USMLE Look Ma' no hands!-STEP 1 GUIDE

    Okay so after doing some research and reading from my favorites like Indomethacin, mrknowitall, Phloston, Ina2990 and many others IMG with good scores. I decided to make a guide that mixed their study plans and worked for me and may even work for others, who knows, but we are all on this...
  22. Denraham

    Best DAT 2016 Study Materials/Tools & Study Plans Any advice would be great.

    Hello all! I have about 2-3 months to study for the DATs + no other commitments. I've been researching the past few days and finding it taking longer than I thought to narrow down the list of tools I need. It is a huge investment for me so I would like to make sure I have the best tools that...
  23. Johnny Appleseed

    Future Finances

    I have a few questions about how to finance medical school and stay on top of the debt. I have read many threads on this, but I still have a few specific questions. I apologize for the length, I will be very thankful for those who take the time to read it and offer any advice. Thanks in advance...
  24. tws1994

    MCAT Preparation

    I have been generously gifted MCAT 2015 review books from Princeton Review, Kaplan, and Exam Krackers, however I'm having a terribly difficult time developing a study plan for myself. I feel like I have so many materials I don't know how to use all of them. Does anyone have any tips for how to...