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    Post Bacc/SMP Programs

    Hi! I'm graduating this May and know that I probably need an academic record enhancer post bacc program to be considered a strong applicant. I'm currently looking at Georgetown SMP, BU MAMS, Brown ScM and Johns Hopkins Master of Health Science (all 1 year programs) and got accepted to Duke MBS...
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    Low uGPA, good postbac/GRE SMP acceptance?

    Hey everybody - I've been reading about the steps needed for those those of us with low uGPA's (s/o's to @Goro. You've seriously been very helpful and I appreciate your posts) My UG cGPA is 2.96, UG sGPA is 2.64, postbacc GPA is 3.6 (four science courses), and GRE score 320 (164 Verbal and 155...
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    Personal Statement

    I'm very new to the student doctor forum! Can anyone provide me any guidance on restrictions for a personal statement for post-bacc/SMP/MS? For example, I'm aware of what can be too personal in personal statement essays ie. mental illnesses. Is there any other restrictions you would advise...
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    rising senior, low gpa, sgpa - advice on what to do?

    rising senior here at a top 20 private known for grade deflation. had a rough time in my first four semesters of college, getting under a 3.0 in all semesters. my junior year i worked harder and i got a 3.6 and 3.8, respectively. i calculated cgpa with amcas and the trend goes like ~2.3, ~2.6...
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    Pre-Med, Senior Year, Low GPA, Hopeful

    Hey Everyone, Fairly new to the site, but I am in need of some guidance. I am currently an undergraduate student and I will be starting my senior year in the fall. I currently am working full-time in a Medical Records Department in a Children's Hospital. My undergrad Stats thus far: cGPA: 2.97...
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    Midwestern MBS- IL Waitlist

    Hi guys, I applied to the Midwestern MBS program that starts in 2017 and was put on the waitlist. I was wondering if anyone has been in my position and made it in? Thanks