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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...
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    General Admissions & OTCAS HBCU MOT Program Admission 2020

    I haven't seen a thread for HBCU MOT programs so I'm starting a thread. Feel free to share stats, interview dates, acceptance etc. Here are my stats: Undergraduate: Texas State University Major: Exercise Sports Science Overall GPA: 3.35 Graduating School GPA: 3.38 GRE Scores: 185 Overall (138...
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    HELP ME DECIDE!! TWU vs. UTMB DPT

    hi all, i'm having trouble deciding between two programs in tx: TWU and UTMB. TWU didn't interview so I don't know the vibe that well, but i'll be visiting the campus next week to get a better feel. i was wondering if yall could share any experiences with either program / why you picked the...
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    TWU vs. UTMB DPT

    hi all, i'm having trouble deciding between two programs in tx: TWU and UTMB. TWU didn't interview so I don't know the vibe that well, but i'll be visiting the campus next week to get a better feel. i was wondering if yall could share any experiences with either program / why you picked the...
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    MD Chances for TX schools: 4.0/518

    I've been reading on SDN for a long time, but this is my first actual post. I'm going into my final year of undergrad, and I am hoping to get advice on how to improve my application. I am somewhat nontraditional (I actually don't know whether my app is considered nontraditional or how it exactly...
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    General Admissions & OTCAS Advice on Reapplying to MOT program

    Hello everyone! I am reapplying to the MOT programs in Texas. I applied this past year to only one program, UTMB and was waitlisted. I’m not sure if having two incomplete prerequisites had anything to do with it, but I’m currently finishing those up this semester. I am getting in more...
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    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!!
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    UTMB DPT Class of 2021

    Hello, friends! In an effort to connect with future classmates, I have created a group on FB titled "UTMB DPT Class of 2021." To ensure you join the correct group, please double-check that "Chase Christy" created the group. Thank you and congratulations!
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    UTMB DPT Class of 2021

    Hello, friends! In an effort to connect with future classmates, I have created a group on FB titled "UTMB DPT Class of 2021." To ensure you join the correct group, please double-check that "Chase Christy" created the group. Thank you and congratulations!
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    Program-Specific Info / Q's Any current UTMB students?

    Hi! I know this is a bit of a longshot, but I wanted to see if there were any current UTMB students or students who interviewed there in previous years. I'm curious if anyone has any insight into the interview process there? I interview this Friday-- I'm really nervous but really excited! Good...
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    Texas Schools

    Hello, I fortunately prematched at four texas schools: UTSW UTMB McGovern UTSA (only recently prematched on dec 31st) I am trying to accurately gauge how much I want to go to each of the schools but it is hard to do because apparently most don't release financial aid information/...
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    General Admissions & OTCAS TX MOT Prospects.

    Hi Everyone! Just wanted to create a fresh thread for anyone currently applying to MOT programs here in TX. I've also been looking into some out of state programs as well. I've already submitted to UTMB, UTHSC, UTEP, and TTHSC. I'm also thinking UT Rio Grande, if anyone knows about that...
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    Dell Medical School (UT Austin) vs UTMB School of Medicine

    Hi Everyone, Just wanted to see what you guys thought when comparing these two schools? If accepted to both, which would you choose (personal opinions totally welcome!)? Thanks!
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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...
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    Program-Specific Info / Q's UTMB 2019

    Hello! Has anyone heard anything from UTMB yet?
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    DO School or Reapply?

    I know this topic has been discussed on here previously but I would like to see what options I have given my specific situation. I applied to all of the Texas schools for the 2017-2018 application cycle in late July. I only received one interview and was pre-matched at UNTHSC-TCOM. I have a 3.81...
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    2016-2017 Texas Applicants

    Hello! I tried to get a thread like this going earlier this summer but hopefully now that more people applied, there will be more response. In the spirit of two similar threads for 2015-2016 and 2014-2015 that helped me A LOT, I thought it would be great to have a thread like this to get the...
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    Renting Question about Rental Prices near UTMB

    I am thinking about buying a condo or house near UTMB for a family member to stay at while in medical school. I am looking at the rental prices in the area to see how much I could justify spending (for renting after he finishes medical school). Does anyone have any insight on this market...
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    Rejecting an acceptance if I can't defer

    Hi everyone, There may be a thread for this already but I can't find it, so: I'm a Texas resident and I matched (was accepted) at my first choice school, UTMB. However, for various reasons, I know that it would not be a good idea for me to matriculate in the fall, which was not clear to me when...
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    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!
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    UTMB DPT vs TWU DPT

    Hey guys! Is there anyone on here from UTMB or TWU's DPT Program that would like to share how they like their program so far? Any opinions? I would really appreciate it!