surge in applicants

  1. LindaAccepted

    Medical Expert Tips for Overcoming the Med School Application Surge

    If you’re applying to medical school, chances are you already know that it’s going to be an uphill climb. But with an 18% increase in applications this year, your odds of acceptance are even slimmer. Our recent live Q&A, Get Accepted to Medical School During an Application Surge, tackled this...
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    UTSW Gen Surg

    What's the story on UT Southwestern's Gen Surg program. I've heard from residents there the following things, all a bit red flags for me. Lots of issues with the New (2013) Chair New PD (Brian Williams) as of this summer. I googled him and it was like he almost didn't exist. Anyone know who...
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    Why have applications increased by 10,000 in the last four years?

    Hey guys, According to AAMC, the number of individuals applying to medical school has gone from 42,000 in 2010 to 52,000 for the past cycle. What has caused such a surge in the number of applications? To me, this seems like an unrealistic increase. Im just wondering where all the applicants are...