what are my chances

  1. ShaWalla

    WAMC -c/o 2029 Need help with school list!

    Hi SDN friends. I've lurked here a lot and I appreciate all the advice I've gotten from this community. I am a junior in undergrad and am planning to apply without a gap year because if I can go ahead and start school I'd really like to. 21, F, VA, Traditional, First time applicant. Applying...
  2. prevetmoogs

    WAMC - UGA OOS 2029?

    Hey all! I'm applying this cycle and am hoping to get some idea of my level of insanity as I'm likely only going to apply to UGA. I'd love to know what people think! 23 y/o female, MA resident, first-time applicant Undergraduate at Clemson University in SC (going to be a 5th year senior due to...
  3. hcampo

    WAMC - Non Trad 1st Time Applicant

    Hey y’all! I’m finally applying to vet school this cycle after a few very long few years and hoping to get some direction as to where I should apply and what I should expect realistically to happen. My story/extenuating circumstances: I was diagnosed with PTSD my sophomore year of undergrad...
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    WAMC first time applicant

    Hello, I am currently a college senior. I am planning on applying this upcoming cycle. Right now I am planning on applying to Midwestern (IS), Arizona (IS), LMU, Virginia Maryland, Kansas, Minnesota, and Mississippi 21 years old, female, Arizona resident Cum GPA: 3.7 Science GPA:3.6 Last 45...
  5. Dentistani720

    Low Stat Applicant - WAMC?

    Overall GPA: 3.4 Science GPA: 3.1 Bio-Chem-Physics GPA: 3.1 DAT score (include AA and all sections): PAT 18 QR 23 RC 24 BIO 21 GC 19 OC 17 ---- TS 19 AA 21 State of Residence: Michigan Undergrad Attended: Mich State Uni Major: Neuroscience Minority? No - South Asian Reapplicant? No - First...
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    What are my chances? TX resident, 505 MCAT 3.9 GPA

    Hello! I am coming over at the recommendation of Reddit to get some advice on my school list. I initially preferred MD but am okay with DO as well because of my MCAT score. - Demographics: ORM, TX resident, female. From rural community - MCAT: 505 (127/125/125/128) - cGPA: 3.91 (need to...
  7. YoungDaggy

    (WAMC) No IIs 2023 Cycle, Reapply this year or wait until 2024?

    Graduated in Spring 2022 with a 4.00 GPA; currently taking a gap year. I took the MCAT twice (never did CARS practice): 503 (129/121/126/127) in 04/21; ran out of time at the end of C/P and skipped ~4.5 CARS passages. I didn’t really study for it and took it during a semester, dumb mistake I...
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    WAMC/School List Help/cGPA 3.5/sGPA3.3/URMChiropractor

    Been a Chiropractor for 5 years, worked with MD/DOs for all 5 years while volunteering at churches providing Chiro services for the unhoused and such. Im URM (Latinx/Puertorican from the island) non trad, gpa 3.5 sGpa 3.3. Multilingual. Scored 498 with a random 127 in CARS Other than schools...
  9. T

    MD School list help - 516 MCAT, 3.69 cGPA, 3.61 sGPA

    I'm trying to build my school list, and would like some recommendations/feedback! I went to a liberal arts college and majored in Biochemistry, Biophysics, and Molecular Biology. I ended up with a 3.69 cGPA and 3.61 sGPA with a good upward trend. I got a 516 on my MCAT and got a 126 in CP, 128...
  10. M

    WAMC: 3.99 GPA and 522 MCAT

    x UCSF JHU UPenn Stanford University of Michigan Washington U Columbia Duke NYU Cornell Vanderbilt Yale Northwestern Mayo U Chicago Emory Case Western OHSU (connections to state) UMD U Miami Kaiser Permanente Boston University
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    Starting to panic about IIs…help me expand my school list? / WAMC

    Female ORM, NY resident, CUNY undergrad + grad, 3.84 uGPA, 3.70 sGPA, MPH GPA 3.98, MCAT 508, Casper 4th quartile, Preview 5 354 hours non-clinical volunteering (mentoring + covid vaccination appointment booking) 105 clinical volunteering (ER) 1103 paid clinical (med office receptionist &...
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    What are my chances of matching radiology?

    Current M4, graduatingg this may 2022. went unmatched after applying ortho. Step 1 238 step 2 239, 2nd quartile of my class. Mostly HP 3rd year grades, 2 Hs peds and psych. 1 P FM. 3 ortho pubs. 4 projects. Multiple posters, 2 podiums. Plans of doing a research year, not set on where or in what...
  15. Dhudez

    Some advice for 2nd time applicant

    Hey Everyone, Little background about me: Applied to 14 schools back in 2019: 3.4ish oGPA/3.1 sGPA DAT: 18AA/19TS/17PAT 500+ hours of shadowing 500+ hours of volunteering 4 strong LOR's I ended up getting one super late interview in April 2020 which ended up being virtual due to covid. I...
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    I got the help I needed! Thank you so much all!
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    Is Optho Realistic for me?

    Hi! Currently a 3rd year freaking out about grades and being unmatched! Stats are below MS3 at a USMD School Scores: 260 Step 1 Pre Clinical: Did well, All A's Clinical Years: so far Honors in Peds/ OB GYN and High Pass in IM. Neuro AOA: Not sure yet especially with 2 HP already (and in IM of...
  18. gwrightjr90

    Should I still consider medical school?

    Good afternoon, I am very psyched to continue on with my pre-med courses but something was brought to my attention that kind of has me worried. In 2014, I failed to withdraw from a class at my local community college and that has been annotated ion my transcripts. I did not think anything of it...
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    WAMC: Fall 2023 MD.

    First post here so I apologize if I did anything wrong or I formatted incorrectly! I would appreciate any and all advice, the more realistic the better. cGPA: 3.75 (should be 3.8+ by end of Spring 2022 when I graduate) and sGPA of 3.587 MCAT: 510, 78th percentile (128/127/127/128) Ohio Resident...
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    School list help for 2023

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    Messed up 10 years ago, got it together. WAMC AA:19, TS: 20. Illinois.

    PAT:21, QR: 18, RC: 18, BIO:18, GC:19, OC: 23 I’m non-traditional student who really messed up when I first started college in 2010. I understand it’s not an excuse because many have worked and did well in school but I eventually dropped out in 2012 because I was unable to manage my time which...
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    What are my chances of getting into a pa school with a low gpa?

    If my sgpa is 3.1 and cgpa is 3.2. Extreme upward trend in last 2 years. About 1000 hours of research, 4000-5000 hours of PCE and 200 hours of shadowing. I was involved in 6 clubs at my uni. These are my results for the PA-CAT: AP- 521 Bio- 539 Chem- 520 Comp. 523 What are my chances of...
  25. teflon_doc

    Atlantic Bridge (Ireland) Medicine - 2022 Admissions

    Hi pre-meds! I know its a little early, but I wanted to start a thread for the 2022 medicine intake through Atlantic Bridge. Please share a little bit about yourself, your stats, ECs, what schools you're applying to (length of program) etc. It would be nice to get connected with all of you :)...
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    GPA Enhancement??

    Not sure if I should do a post bacc or masters or neither for MD graduated from ucla, Molecular Bio major, applying 2022-2023 cGPA: 3.55 sGPA: 3.37 (AMCAS) CA resident big upward trend from junior to senior year ECs: 1200 clinical (400 unpaid, 800 paid) 2000 clinical research 80 humanities...
  28. Roo12345

    High AA but very low PAT score. What should I do?

    Hi everyone. I need advice on what schools I should apply to and which ones care strongly about PAT scores. Overall GPA: 3.75 Science GPA: 3.8 DAT: 25AA, 24TS, 17PAT :( I am so happy about my DAT score besides the PAT section, I ran out of time and I was completely overwhelmed. I really don’t...
  29. D

    Non-traditional WAMC MD and DO

    So I am applying to both MD and DO schools this cycle. I am a non-traditional student who graduated in 2014, worked a few years, then did a post-bac in 2017-2019. cGPA: 3.2 Post Bac GPA 3.93 (all science classes) sGPA: 3.75 (post bac+undergrad) Note: I know my cGPA is a bit low, but I am...
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    Realistically will I ever get into med school? (Please no sugarcoating)

    Hi - So I'm not going to sugarcoat anything and I don't want you to either. I'm going to tell you my stats and situation. I know getting into med school after this year will be damn near impossible but there's nothing I want more than life than becoming a doctor, and I would like any tips that...
  31. B

    School List Help Please! 3.99/517

    Hey guys, I'm in need of some help with WAMC and particularly finalizing a school list. I am unsure of whether I have too many reach schools with my somewhat low EC's (especially due to COVID this past year and the fact that I'm 20 and graduating early), and also not sure whether it's worth...
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    School list help 3.87/515

    Hey everyone, thanks for taking the time to read this! Any input would be awesome. Unsure how well I chose these school (feel like it could be too bottom heavy, but unsure. Also feel like I may have choose too many “low yield schools”). Any recommendations for schools that aren’t low yield and...
  33. N

    Low GPA and worried!

    Hello, I am a University of Toronto student that holds an American permanent residency (I received acceptance during my sophomore year so I'm currently unable to move to America due to my ongoing education in Canada). I am worried about my chances at medical school and only have 50 hours of...
  34. N

    What are my chances/list of schools to apply to? 3.68 GPA, 518 MCAT

    Hi All, I'm struggling to narrow down the list of schools to apply to given the discrepancy between my mcat and gpa. I'd love some input on what tier level schools to apply to/list of schools to apply to given my stats and background. Demographic/Personal Background: CA resident. female...
  35. ac_lover99

    Help with school list and general insight, cGPA 4.0, sGPA 3.9, Indiana resident

    State/Country of Residence: IN Ties to other States/Regions: Yes, Ohio Year in School: Junior Graduate Degrees (if applicable): N/A Cumulative GPA: 4.0 Science GPA: 3.9x MCAT Score(s): Taking in May, got a 512 on the NS1, goal as of now is 519 Research Experience: 1200 hours relating to health...
  36. M

    Bad Grades + Post-Bacc + Gap Year Advice

    Hi everyone happy new year! Looking for advice on how to spend my gap year(s), fixing holes in my app, and if this post-bacc plan is good. One main issue is grades, especially sGPA, so thought I'd do a post-bacc in my city? The undergrad classes this post-bacc offers are mostly classes I've...
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    What are my chances? How can I improve them?

    Hi, I'm new to forums in general, so I'm not really sure how this works... I'm a senior in undergrad; I'm majoring in biology and minoring in studio art. I plant to take a gap year after graduating so I can gain experience and finish up and pre-requisites before applying. I'm going to list my...
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    What Are My Chances? - Postbac Edition

    Hey everyone, Please see my below stats, hoping for some guidance on my chances of getting into the more competitive postbac programs. sGPA: 2.52 (This is rough, I know, but these classes were all taken over 10 years ago and my grades do trend upward.) cGPA: 3.42 (Undergrad) cGPA: 3.81...
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