1. lattepcr

    MD WAMC: NY/CA ORM, cGPA 3.88, sGPA 3.72, 512 -> 511 MCAT

    Hi! I just graduated college with a degree in biomedical engineering and a minor in psychology. 1. cGPA 3.88, sGPA: 3.72 2. NY resident, can also change residency to CA during my gap years 3. ORM Asian 4. Ivy league for undergrad 5. Clinical experience: - research coordinator for 1 year -...
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    MD & DO WAMC: URM, 3.6 cGPA 3.3 sGPA, 503 MCAT non-trad

    cGPA: 3.6; sGPA: 3.3 MCAT 503 (124/127/126/126) Illinois (US Citizen) Ethnicity Latina (URM) Undergrad: large public university Last 30 credits: 4.0 Clinical experience: ~1000 hours (medical assistant at an urgent care clinic) Non-Clinical Volunteering: volunteered at veteran’s hospital creating...
  3. Amani Sniknej

    Chance Me. Late Applicant

    Hi everyone, My DAT is pretty good, good GPA, and average extracurriculars. Can anyone tell me how my late application will impact my chances? Date of submission: 07/27 Overall GPA: 4.00 Science GPA: 4.00 DAT score (include AA and all sections): DAT #1: PAT: 20 QR: 23 RC: 23 BIO: 22 GC: 22...
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    should I add schools? 4.0 GPA, 517 MCAT

    I submitted my primary application June 20th (a little later than I wanted but needed the extra time), and I am assuming it will be processed in the next few weeks. I am starting to get nervous that I created an ambitious school list and am wondering if I should add some lower stat schools...
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    PLEASE WAMC? Thank you!

    Date of submission: 06/03/23 Overall GPA: 3.70 Science GPA: 3.71 Bio-Chem-Physics GPA: 3.69 DAT score: 22 AA, 23 TS, 23 Bio, 22 Chem, 22 Orgo, 20 RC, 22 QR, 19 PAT State of Residence: Illinois Major: Biology Minority? No Reapplicant? No Nontrad? No Shadowing Experience: 300 hours with three...
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    WAMC uGPA 3.28, gradGPA 3.7, MCAT 511, NY resident, thank you!

    Hello!! :) Scores: Undergrad: 3.28 (freshman: 3.3, sophomore: 3.03, junior: 3.2, senior: 3.5) Syracuse university Grad: 3.7, Masters of biomedical science 26 credits MCAT: 511 (125, 126, 129, 131) Personal: 24yo white woman Grew up in CT, been a resident of NY for 3 years Research...
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    MD WAMC/School List Help

  8. aquamist

    WAMC / School List Input: ORM Nontrad CA Resident

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    WAMC/School List - Research&Service-Oriented

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    MD School List/WAMC: Re-applicant, 5th gap year, 1 pub, 3 posters, 3.66 cGPA, 3.56 sGPA, 517 MCAT, ORM, IL resident

    Hi everyone, I will be re-applying this year after unfortunately not getting any II during the 2020-2021 cycle and wanted to get some feedback on my current school list in relation to my stats and experiences to see whether I should change/add some schools. Would greatly appreciate any advice...
  11. BattalionX

    MD WAMC: 19 YO, 3.9 GPA, 512 MCAT, URM, No Research

    cGPA: 3.91, sGPA: 3.89 MCAT Score: 512 (126/132/128/126) State: FL Ethnicity: URM, Hispanic. Low SES. Undergrad: Florida International University (FIU) Clincial Experience: 1000 hours paid clinical (step down unit, CNA and phlebotomist), 200 hours clinical volunteering Research: N/A Shadowing...
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    WAMC Canadian applicant, cGPA:3.92, MCAT 514 (CARS126) - Please help with school list!

    Hello, I am limited financially so I can't apply to many schools; I'd appreciate your help in narrowing my school list down to schools I really may have a chance in (10-15). Coming from Canada, I don't have a lot of clinical experience other than 300h of volunteering at hospital. ECs: 2000h...
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    WAMC 2nd Time Applicant

    I am a reapplicant looking to go into small animal GP or internal medicine or wildlife med. I am hoping to get some feedback on how i can improve to be a more competitive applicant and what schools on my list others think I have a decent shot at. I think my biggest strength is in interviews and...
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    WAMC/ Please help with school list (4.0/517/URM)

    cGPA and sGPA: 4.0 MCAT: 517 (129/128/128/132) State of Residence: Georgia Ethnicity and/or race: Black Female Undergraduate Category: State school Clinical Experience: 605 paid hours as a phlebotomist, 261 volunteer hours (this includes a medical mission trip overseas) Research Experience: 450...
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  17. green_capy

    WAMC: (MD-PhD) 3.79 cGPA, 3.82 sGPA, 517 MCAT ORM

    Hello! I’m applying to MD/PhD programs this cycle and am thinking of getting a PhD in BME or related engineering discipline. I’m a first time applicant and just graduated from undergrad, will be doing post-bacc research in a new lab this upcoming year. I’m not confident with my stats and am...
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    Nontrad (3.66/521) - WAMC + School List Help

    Basically, I'm looking for both a general WAMC and some ideas of low- and mid-tier schools to add to my list, which I think is too top-heavy for my cumulative GPA, lack of pubs/posters, and low service hours. Not really interested in TMDSAS or DO schools. All advice welcome! Background...
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    WAMC/School List Help 4.0/514

    Hey all! Thanks for stopping by. Looking to apply to about 25 schools. I am feeling lost regarding where I should apply and would appreciate any recommendations/advice. I am looking for OOS friendly schools, I have no close family elsewhere so justifying to OOS unfriendly schools will be...
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    WAMC/School List for Non-Trad MD/PhD Applicant

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    WAMC/School List for Non-Trad MD/PhD Applicant

  23. Luna25

    Nontrad 3.58 cGPA, 520 MCAT

    Hi everyone! I'm a nontraditional student planning to apply MD this cycle. Would love thoughts on my school list. cGPA: 3.58 sGPA: 3.56 PostBac GPA: 3.74 MCAT: 520 (129/130/129/132) Disadvantaged, ORM State of Residency: Colorado, ties to Oklahoma (grew up there) and Texas (lived there for...
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    MD WAMC cGPA 3.43, sGPA 3.33, 520 MCAT, non-trad, vet, texas

    Hello everyone, thank you for your time and any feedback! cGPA and sGPA as calculated by AMCAS or AACOMAS cGPA: 3.43 sGPA: 3.33 MCAT score(s) and breakdown 520 (130,129,130,131) State of residence or country of citizenship (if non-US) Texas, USA Ethnicity and/or race White, male...
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    WAMC and School List Help 3.97 GPA / 524 MCAT

    Hi all, I wanted help finalizing my school list to make sure I have the best shot at getting into a top school! Please let me know if I should take out or add in any schools. cGPA and sGPA as calculated by AMCAS or AACOMAS 3.97/3.97 MCAT score(s) and breakdown 524 (132/128/132/132) Current...
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    WAMC/Need input with school list

    I would be so appreciative for a WAMC and if someone could tell me if my school list seems appropriate! I have 40ish on the list and might apply to all. 3.75 GPA, 3.78 sGPA, 524 MCAT, ORM, FL resident 400 hrs research, divided between 2 labs, no pubs 200 hrs tutoring English 200 hrs...
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    WAMC and School List Recommendation

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    WAMC/School List. Low ECs

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    What Are My Chances?

    REALLY just trying to see where to improve on my application. Any insight from you guys would be much appreciated. Date of submission: 5/30/2023 (Hopefully!) Overall GPA: 3.91 Science GPA: 3.89 Bio-Chem-Physics GPA: 3.8 DAT score (include AA and all sections): 21 AA 22 TS 23 PAT 26 Gen...
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    WAMC/School List Help - Non-trad with low GPA (3.1 cGPA/sGPA)

    ** EDIT - Added some clarifying info 05/31/2023, since MCAT score came out ** Hi, first post here, looking to get some advice. Apologies if the formatting isn't what is expected of SDN. Thanks in advance! Non traditional student. Graduated from a state school as a biomedical engineer, went to...
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    Judgement Check: retake 514

    Hi, I’ve been really struggling with this decision, and am hoping that someone with some experience can give me advice. I took my MCAT in April and scored a 514. This was lower than my FL average (518). My GPA is 3.8, I have good extracurriculars, tons of research and clinical experience, and...
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    512/3.73 cGPA Cali Applicant - WAMC/Is there hope?

    Hello All! Please give me a dose of much-needed reality. Here are my stats/background: Undergrad: UC, graduated in 2021 (in my second gap year now) cGPA 3.73, sGPA 3.63 (strong upward trend) MCAT: 512 (C/P score is 124 sadly, other sections are more balanced) Residence: California (RIP) Race...
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    What are my chances? Non-traditional student

    Hi, I'm seeking some advice as a non-traditional applicant. I completed my BA in Psychology and graduated in Dec 2022 with a 3.27 GPA. I worked full time through out my undergrad at multiple small-animal GPs. During my senior year I began working full time as an ER assistant in a well known...
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    WAMC 3.37sGPA / 3.49 cGPA | 517 MCAT

    Hello All, currently getting ready to apply and looking at my chances for this cycle. I'm not feeling too good about my GPA and extracurriculars. Would appreciate any realistic advice on what chances I have at going to medical school. Thanks for any help :) GPA: 3.49 cGPA / 3.37 sGPA / 3.27...
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    MD & DO WAMC 3.91/509, CA ORM

    cGPA = 3.88 sGPA = 3.91 MCAT 509 CHEM: 127 CARS: 125 BIO: 129 Psych: 128 California White male University of California Irvine (nontraditional in that I did all my med school pre reqs after graduation) 1500 hours scribe/MA 580 hours research 8 hours anesthesiology / 8 hours plastic...
  38. okbuy37

    WAMC MD/PHD (3.84/514/TX)

    Hey everybody! First-time applicant here and a bit unsure of which schools I should target. I want to apply MD/Ph.D. but am very concerned about my clinical work and MCAT for these programs. I'm just trying to find schools that should be a good target. Any help would be appreciated:) cGPA...
  39. misotope

    WAMC 3.91/520, California ORM

    Thank you!
  40. RightAngleC

    WAMC/School List: 514/3.8 cGPA/3.79 sGPA/TX URM

    cGPA: 3.8 (Upward trend. 3.3 Freshman year -> 3.8 upon graduating) sGPA: 3.79 MCAT: 514 (131/125/129/129) URM (Hispanic) 1st generation TX resident College: Public state college Clinical: Phlebotomy Tech (300hr), CNA (300hr), PT Tech (2000hr) Research: No Research Shadowing: PM&R (25hr), IM...