1. bmoore46

    Texas DPT Programs choice

    Hi all, I have been accepted to TWU-Hou, UTMB, UTHSCSA, and UTSW DPT programs. Does anyone have any feelings on the schools? I'm incredibly thankful to have these choices but I have no idea what to pick! I'm looking for a program that creates closeness within your cohort/professors, has...
  2. G

    OTD class of 2024 UT Health Science Center San Antonio

    Just accepted to UTHSCSA’s OTD program class of 2024! Wanted to see if anyone else on here has heard and start a thread for talking! 😋😋😋😋😋
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    PLFSOM (scholarship) vs Long SOM

    I had been sitting on my acceptance PLFSOM for a few months, but I got accepted to Long SOM off the WL just a few days ago and now I'm quite torn. I'm from the DFW metroplex, and my number 1 was UTSW; I don't bring that up to look down on these 2 schools, I was impressed by both, but just to...
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    General Admissions & OTCAS MOT OTD Texas Applicants 2019-2020 Cycle

    Because the deadline will pass soon for some schools and has passed recently for a few, I thought it would be a good idea to start a thread about Texas OTD and MOT programs for the 2019-2020 cycle. Here are my stats: Major: Kinesiology Minor: Psychology Pre-req GPA: 4.00 Overall GPA: 3.82...
  5. try1ng

    UTSA Dental School Course Retakes

    Hi, I am thinking about retaking Biochemistry 1 as a postbacc at a different school from the school I got my bachelor's at. I heard that UTSA takes the highest and most current grade if you retake a course, but I'm not sure if it applies if you retake the course at a different school. At the...
  6. J

    What are my chances of getting an interview?

    Hi! I am a senior applying to only Texas schools this cycle. I recently took my DAT on August 6th. It was on the lower end. (AA/TS/PAT/Reading/any section below a 17): 18/18/21/19/13 in QR. These are also my GPA's as stated on my application: Overall GPA: 3.47 Overall BCPM GPA: 3.37 Undergrad...
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    *~*~*TMDSAS 2019*~*~*

    TMDSAS opened on May 1, 2018 Interview/Acceptance/Rejection School: Notification date: Interview/Acceptance/Rejection date: Method of notification: TMDSAS mail-out date: Application received date: GPA (BCPM, Overall): DAT (AA/TS/PAT/Reading/any section below a 17): Try to use this format when...
  8. K

    Other OT-Related Information UTMB, UTHSCSA Acceptances

    Hey Everyone! I will be applying to OT school this summer and my top two choices are UTMB and UTHSCSA. I was wondering if those of you that have been accepted can share their stats. I just want to see how competitive I am and what else I can do to be a better candidate. Thank you!!
  9. P

    New UTHSCSA Curriculum

    Hello Everyone ! I was fortunate to be accepted to both UTHSCSA & TAMU on Dec 1st and I have to make a decision within 1 week. I'm leaning more towards attending UTHSCSA and I wanted to know if there is any current UTHSCSA D1 students that could share their experience/opinion on SA's new...
  10. Bluboy

    UTHSCSA 2017 DPT Interview

    Hey everyone! I wanted to start a thread for those who are attending the UTHSCSA Interview next week so we can connect! Feel free to share any information you have on the process or program!
  11. Advance

    *~*~*TMDSAS 2018*~*~*

    Well, TMDSAS is opening next week so it's about time for a new thread. You know the drill Interview/Acceptance/Rejection School: Notification date: Interview/Acceptance/Rejection date: Method of notification: TMDSAS mail-out date: Application received date: GPA (BCPM, Overall): DAT...
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    Why I didn't get in

    Hey everyone! This is my first time posting and I was hoping you all can help me understand what went wrong. I'm really feeling down about the way my admission cycle went. I though I had a strong application however many schools didn't think so. How can I improve? Major: Exercise Science...
  13. C

    General Admissions & OTCAS Uthscsa

    Has anyone heard from UT health science center San Antonio for interviews? Thanks!
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    General Admissions & OTCAS UTHSCSA Upload supplemental

    Hello, I cannot seem to locate where to upload my supplemental application. The instructions say cover letter under documents tab for OTCAS but I have personal statement and Observation hours.....any help is appreciated!
  15. R

    UTHSCSA (San Antonio) vs. PLFSOM (El Paso)

    Sorry to be posting another one of these but I would appreciate any advice people have to share. I’ve been accepted to PLFSOM (El Paso) and UTHSCSA (San Antonio) and I’m having a tough time deciding between the two. UTHSCSA Pros: -San Antonio is a larger city with more things going on. Also...
  16. S

    Program-Specific Info / Q's TWU (houston) or UTHSCSA? - please help!

    Hi Everyone, So I've been preparing to attend UTHSCSA (San Antonio) for the past month now. I was waitlisted at TWU (Houston) and UTMB. But then recently I received an email telling me there's a spot open at TWU (Houston) and for me to reply by Monday if I want to accept. I did some research...
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    UTHSCSA vs. Texas Tech Lubbock vs. A&M

    Hi Guys! I've prematched at Lubbock and A&M and have interviewed at SA, and I am stuck on how to rank these schools. I loved the atmosphere at all 3 and love different things about each one. UTHSCSA: Love the circle curriculum, the location, and having 4 months to study for Step-1. Dislike...
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    Texas Tech El Paso (PLFSOM) vs. UTRGV

    Hi all, long-time lurker on SDN. I've pre-matched to UTRGV and Texas Tech El Paso and am torn. I would love to hear people's thoughts? UTRGV -Somewhat closer to home (from Austin area) -Cheaper tuition (~$3000 per year) -Smaller class -Brand new school -Near the beach El Paso -More...
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    I am lucky enough to have received prematch acceptance offers from both of these schools. However, I am having a hard time justifying one over the other. I was wondering if current students or applicants can provide me some insight to help me out with this decision. Both schools have shortened...
  20. Soon2BMD2020

    MATCH Ranking Texas Schools

    Hello :) I have interviewed at a few different schools and need some suggestions/help on making my rank list. These are the schools I need to rank: UTMB A&M UNT-TCOM UTHSCSA Texas Tech El Paso I would love some advice. Thank you!