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    USF or CUSOM for post-bacc/SMP

    Hi there! I am new to SDN and I am looking at different post-bacc/SMP programs before I apply to medical school. I just graduated this past May of 2019 and I am currently doing some clinical hours/studying for the MCAT. I was wondering if anyone could give me advice or their personal...
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    Help Me Decide: FIU HWCOM Graduate Certificate vs. USF Masters in Medical Sciences (MSMS P3)

    Hi All, I've been accepted to both the Graduate Certificate in Molecular and Biomedical Sciences program at Florida International University (FIU) Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine (HWCOM) and the Masters of Science in Medical Sciences, Pre-Professional Program (MSMS P3/MSP3) at the...
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    USF SELECT vs Rutgers RWJMS

    Hey guys! With waitlists starting to move, I figured I should have this decision down pat in case USF pulls me from their list. Any advice would be amazing!! USF SELECT Pros: I really enjoyed the interview day. Met 3 students and they all seemed really cool but this may have been a small...
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    Miami vs USF

    USF -Tuition: ~34k -Pros Cheaper tuition Cheaper cost of living New downtown campus Updated facilities Emphasis on STEP in courses/exams TGH, Moffitt are great hospitals I work in research at USF now and my PI is awesome and could maybe figure out a way to stay involved as much as a med...
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    USF (Tampa) Vs. Einstein

    I'm having a really hard time deciding between these two schools. I'm a non-traditional applicant and live in Miami. I'm in a serious relationship and my boyfriend is not ready to move due to work. I don't want to make my decision solely based on my relationship, but being able to see my SO...
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    USF COP Class of 2023

    Hi eveyone! I’m not sure if there is another thread out there but I’m creating this one for anyone who is interested in applying to USF COP for Fall 2019 admission cycle. Good luck to all!!
  7. tiffughknee

    USFMCOM Interdisciplinary Medical Sciences (IMS) graduate-AMA

    Hey all! I recently completed this selective graduate program at USF. Like, since they stopped their conditional acceptance. If you think you may be interested, or even if you're not, but you have questions, feel free to ask away. There are numerous things I wish I had known before dedicating so...
  8. lastrealunicorn

    USF MSMS Program 2019-2020

    Hey y'all ! Just wanted to start this thread for the new application season. I'm going to be submitting my application within the next 2 weeks for admission next year into the pre-professional track. Update: Just got accepted today, almost 4 days after applying! I’m just going to list my...
  9. tiffughknee

    USF IMS 2019

    Hi everyone! I completed the Interdisciplinary Medical Sciences program at USF! (different from MSMS program). There are plenty of things I wish I had known prior to choosing this program. Feel free to AMA!
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    USF Early Decision

    Is anyone else applying for USF ED? I just finally submitted my application yesterday. Nervous but hoping applying ED helps my chances since my GPA and GRE are more slightly above average than very competitive...
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    USF vs FAU

    FAU Pros: Unranked P/F grading for preclinical years Small class size Received a large scholarship Friends with several current students Close to home I loved the vibe I got, very close-knit and the people were chill Cons: Lack of a teaching hospital Not completely sold on quality of...
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    USF MS Help

    Hey all! Just got accepted into this program today for the pre-professional track! I'm wondering if anyone has any experience with this program/can touch on what the med school admissions process looks like after? Also I really dont want to take another gap year after my Masters, is that common...
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    MFT program — Need Advice

    Hi all, I need some perspective. So I'm in the middle of my application process for a couple of private schools for MFT programs in California: St. Mary's, Santa Clara University, University of San Francisco, and Azusa Pacific University. I just found out I got accepted into Azusa, and I'm...
  14. DrLefty

    USF-Morsani PM&R Rotation

    I'm looking at USF as a potential residency location for PM&R, I'd like to do an away rotation there to try and up my chances, but I can't seem to find out if/which rotation is the best one for that. I found MEL 8359 - Intro to Physical Med & Rehab, Neurology on VSAS says that it's...
  15. wizarddoc2213

    Temple (St. Luke's) vs. USF Morsani (SELECT)

    Hi Everyone! Does anyone care to share any insight on these two programs, which one may have an advantage over the other, and/or personal experiences? I'm a PA resident, so Temple (St.Luke's program will be slightly cheaper, especially with the St. Luke's 10k scholarship). For Temple's program...
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    USF Prerequistes

    Hi everyone, I can't find any information online about prerequisites taken at a community college for USF med school. Does anyone have any information on this? Do they allow none, some, or all?
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    USF vs UCF (undergrad) HELP!

    Hello, I am currently a high school senior looking to pursue a biology degree with pre-professional track for medicine. I was recently accepted into both USF and UCF. I was not accepted into either Honors program. To my knowledge, USF is a significantly more research-based school than UCF. I...
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    USF MSMS 2018-19

    Hey guys! I'm just starting this thread and planning to apply to this Master's Program. Feel free to post to thread if you are also applying. University of South Florida Master's of Medical Sciences
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    UF vs. USF

    Hey Guys! I have an acceptance to USF and was just offered an interview to UF I feel very committed to USF but did not want to just approach medical school with blinders. I think I have a pretty decent feel for USF but wanted some more info on UF. In particular the environment/student happiness...
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    Reasons for not choosing USF CoP

    I have decided to relay my experience with USF CoP to potential students and list reasons for not going to this institution. 1.) Projects that have nothing to do with clinical decisions. Most of these projects include making ridiculously themed videos that have maybe 10 seconds of valuable...
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    FSU vs USF for a transfer student... (undergrad)

    I've seen a lot of threads on FSU vs. USF however, I think my situation is kind of different than most. I just recently finished my first year at USF and I got a 4.0 (bio med). However, I really didn't enjoy my experience at all (socially. academically, USF was great.). USF is too close to my...
  22. akb5633

    Strong in-state ties - Florida schools

    I'm a PA resident, but my sister lives near Tampa, my aunt and cousins live near Orlando. Would these be considered strong in-state ties for any FL schools? I'm fairly certain I'm going to apply to Miami, but I was also considering University of Florida and USF. I checked the MSAR for number...
  23. Birdman15

    VCU vs USF

    Any help would be much appreciated! USF (SELECT program) Pros: "Higher rank" Facilities (new SOM building is currently under construction) Research opportunities seemed abundant Warm weather (years 1 and 2) Cons: Clinical rotations in Pennsylvania for SELECT program (I'm married with two...
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    University of South Florida College of Pharmacy [2016-2017 Cycle Applicants]

    Hello, I haven't seen a USF COP thread for Fall 2017 admission yet. The supplemental application should be live August 1st. Good luck to all applying!
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    USF MSMS vs. BU MAMS

    Accepted to both programs. 3.63cgpa, 3.48sgpa, 31 old MCAT, retaking in August. Already applied two cycles with 1 interview and waitlist each time but no acceptance (so far). Recently became a FL resident so USF tuition and costs much cheaper than BU MAMS but wondering if USF has a strong...
  26. Scarecrow Boat

    Renting Room in Tampa

    Rent $600/mo (negotiable) Availability May 9, 2016 to Jul 31, 2016 Spacious bedroom with its own private bath, located across the street from the University of South Florida Campus. Apartment is near many Tampa area medical facilities including Florida Hospital, Moffitt Cancer Center and the...
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    FSU VS USF Tampa

    Calling all Noles and Bulls! I'm trying to decide between FSU and USF Tampa for undergraduate and I would appreciate any thoughts you guys have about either school. USF pros: good opportunities for undergrad research, close to home (1.5 hours), lots to do in Tampa cons: I didn't like the...
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    The All-Encompassing, "What are my chances" thread!

    Hey everyone, I am an undergraduate student pursuing my degree in Health Management online through Northeastern University. I would like to one day get my MPH in Health Policy and Management, but since I'm taking my classes online I'm confused about what I'll do about my letters of...
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    MPH USF MPH

    Hi, guys. I've been searching the forums and haven't seen much about USF's Public Health program. I was wondering if anyone has any input on the quality of opportunities at USF. I'm considering applying since I am currently in the Tampa area. I won't be able to apply to schools outside of the...