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  1. peachkid

    Should I prioritize upper level bio courses over pre-reqs?

    Hi everyone, I'm new here and my first time posting :) I tried searching for the same question from past posts but couldn't find anything similar. I'm a non traditional student and have several years of work experience (unrelated to veterinary) and I'm currently doing a DIY post bacc. I've read...
  2. C

    Taking Prerequisites After College Graduation

    Hi Everyone! I am a non-traditional pre-med student. I started taking pre-reqs in college but did not complete them. I have 6 classes to take: Physics I & II , Chemistry 2, Biochem, Organic I & II. I am thinking about taking all 6 of these classes this upcoming semester. I'd take the physics...
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    Meeting prerecs for non-traditional students

    I am planning to apply to joint PhD-MD programs in the next year. I have completed most of the traditional prerequisite courses, but not all. Several schools acknowledge that applicants can complete prerequisite competencies by means outside of the traditional undergraduate coursework, such as...
  4. ixam26

    Full year of Pre-reqs

    I am a non-traditional applicant hoping to apply next fall. I have just completed my psychology degree and have taken bio1, phys1, calc 1, chem1&2 over the past few summers. I am taking ochem 1 next semester in the spring and plan to take ochem 2 in the fall. My question is if it is absolutely...
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    Harvard Extension School Online Courses for med school

    Does anyone know how online courses from Harvard Extension school are viewed for med school? I am looking at taking some courses through HE as refreshers so to speak. I already have the pre reqs for med school, but it has been a few years since I have taken them. I wasn't originally intending on...
  6. R

    Completing prereqs as PhD student

    I am in the second year of a Ph.D., and I am applying to medical school after finishing the Ph.D. I would like to know your thoughts on how I can meet the course prerequisites for medical school. Bio: I took 1 semester of intro to bio with lab at CC in 2010. Should I take more bio? I took...
  7. M

    ??do pre-requisites expire for MD??

    Hi everyone! I am currently calling schools to obtain school specific information but 1. did anyone encounter pre-requisite "expiration dates"? Ex. courses must be completed 10 years from matriculation to medical school. I took my pre-reqs in 2009-2013 and I am applying in 2017. [My...
  8. M

    ??do pre-requisites expire for MD??

    Hi everyone! I am currently calling schools to obtain school specific information but 1. did anyone encounter pre-requisite "expiration dates"? Ex. courses must be completed 10 years from matriculation to medical school. I took my pre-reqs in 2009-2013 and I am applying in 2017. [My...
  9. F

    Help-too many math courses

    Hi All, Some background on myself: I am a non-traditional pre-med student, age 27 and am currently a bio major. After working 6 years in marketing to support my wife through nursing school I have finally begun my journey towards my dream-becoming a physician. I just completed my second semester...
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    Possible Prereq Sequences

    Undergrad cGPA: 3.5 Undergrad sGPA: possibly 3.0 Chem 1- C Health Science Chem- B Anat & Phys 1- C ECs: Volunteering ~80hrs currently, Shadowing- ~8hrs currently. Continuing both currently. Possible prereq sequences Sequence 1- Begining Fall 16: Bio 1, Chem 2, Physics 1 Spring 17: Bio 2, Org...