tuition cost

  1. D

    UPenn vs. UTHSC (IS)

    UPenn: Pros: high rank, P/F, and non-ranking could give me better chances to make it into a desirable residency Cons: far away and expensive (~90k) UTHSC (IS): Pros: Closer to family and friends (Holidays and such), good clinical school, economical in comparison (~50k) Cons: Graded and...
  2. Violet2020

    Full Tuition Prices for Online Education?! (Residential @St. Augustine)

    Is anyone else going into Fall 2020 being asked to pay full tuition while adapting to an online education model? For fall I was told we are most likely going to be going in for a laboratory check one day/week, which is similar to what the flex peers do. They still are asking for...
  3. LindaAccepted

    Medical Where MedEd Tuition Goes? This Resident Has a Surprising Answer [Episode 331]

    Interview with Dr. Daniel Barron, MD/PhD, resident physician at Yale University and writer for Scientific American [Show Summary] Dr. Daniel Barron is Chief Resident at Yale’s Neuroscience Research Training Program and Clinical Neuroscience Research Unit. In today’s episode he shares the various...
  4. LindaAccepted

    Medical Yale School of Medicine Announces Second Unit Loan Reduction in Two Years

    According to the Yale School of Medicine website, the unit loan – how much med students receiving need-based scholarships are expected to borrow – is being reduced from $23,000 to $15,000 per year for all students beginning in the 2019-2020 academic year. A reduction from $30,000 to $23,000 went...
  5. sodasteve

    Should I go to Ross? or should I pursue a different path

    Hey so I was hoping I could get some advice on my current situation. I am 25 years old, and I recently got accepted into the pre vet program at Ross. I have always wanted to be a vet but unfortunately I never put in the effort when I was in college to get a high enough GPA to get accepted into a...
  6. L

    Confused about ICO tuition costs

    I was recently accepted to ICO and NECO and now comparing the two. For the longest time I thought NECO was going to be more expensive, but it's looking to be the opposite. I thought Chicago's slightly lower cost of living compared to Boston would even things out, but ICOs tuition is super high...
  7. Piglet2020

    Med Merit Scholarships

    Do merit scholarship decisions come out around the same time as financial aid packages (~Spring)? Can it be combined with need-based grants/FAFSA? How likely do med schools give merit scholarships anyways? Is it just for top percentile students? I don't think I would get a full scholarship for...
  8. D


    Decided to make this thread since it hasn't been made yet, anyone thinking of attending KGI? Or has anyone already been accepted?
  9. P

    How much do optometrists REALLY make? A case study

    Have you ever wondered whether an OD degree is worth it financially? Unless you're getting a free ride from someone or somewhere, you're probably going to graduated with a good sized six-figure student loan. According to startclass.com, the lowest in state tuition for U.S. optometry school is...
  10. HS_94

    Should I go now or wait for a cheaper option?

    Hey guys, Having a minor quarter life crisis as I am finishing up my PTCAS application for the 2016/2017 cycle. I have reasonably below average stats going into this application cycle. GPA 3.3 Verbal/Quant/Writing: 159/155/5.0 With those stats it is unlikely I will get accepted into an instate...
  11. C

    Other OT-Related Information Please help!!! Attend cheap unaccredited program or expensive accredited program?

    Hi everyone! I was recently accepted to an unaccredited program that will cost $50,000 and an accredited program that will cost $85,000. I am not sure which school to attend :oops: I was hoping you guys could tell me what you would do if you were in my position. I have lots of school loans from...
  12. M

    Is it worth paying 80k more to go to non-pbl school?

    Hello. I've been a long time lurker on sdn, but this is my first thread because I need some advice from someone who has been in a similar situation. I'm trying to decide between going to Touro-NV and Lecom-B. The closest threads I found to my question is the Nova vs Lecom-B thread. My...
  13. 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...