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2003 Applicants

Discussion in 'Pre-Medical - DO' started by spunk11, Aug 7, 2002.

  1. spunk11

    spunk11 Wishing for PCOM 7+ Year Member

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    Hi All! I was just curious...

    1. How many D.O schools did you apply to?

    2. Did you apply to M.D. schools also?

    3. What is your "1st choice" at this point in the game?

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    Personally, I applied to 8 DO programs (No MD ones) and my #1 choice = PCOM


    :D SPUNKY
     
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  3. Doctortobee

    Doctortobee Senior Member 10+ Year Member

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    I applied to 9 DO schools, but I'm only planning on returning 7 of the secondaries...

    I did not apply to any MD schools.

    My number 1 (and 2) choices are Ohio U and Lake Erie.
     
  4. spunk11

    spunk11 Wishing for PCOM 7+ Year Member

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    Also...
    what is everyone doing this coming year during the application process? (finishing college, post-bac, job, etc..)

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    Personally, I just got by BS in May and I will be teaching this year (Chemistry Laboratory Instructor @ a Big Ten University)
     
  5. Doctortobee

    Doctortobee Senior Member 10+ Year Member

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    I'm taking a few extra classes...histology and p-chem...I'm also working a little bit, enjoying life, and praying that I get in somewhere!
     
  6. BradMcC17

    BradMcC17 Member 10+ Year Member

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    5 DO schools... hopefully 6 as soon as VCOM gets itself situated.

    2 MD schools (MCV and EVMS since they are in state for me. UVA prob would not send me a secondary with my GPA/MCAT. I love the DO philosophy but in state tuition looks pretty good :D )

    My first choice right now would be VCOM, although it technically doesnt exist right now. hehe :D
     
  7. spunk11

    spunk11 Wishing for PCOM 7+ Year Member

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    When will we know about VCOM? Does anyone know? :confused:
     
  8. kiwi219

    kiwi219 Member 10+ Year Member

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    I applied to 8 DO schools, no MD schools and my first choice is NYCOM.
    I just recently graduated (May) and will be working with the developmentally disabled/mentally retarded. I also plan on volunteering in the ER.
     
  9. DoctorDoogie4

    DoctorDoogie4 Senior Member 7+ Year Member

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    I applied to 13 DO schools...right now my number one choice is Ohio University. Currently, I am studying for the MCATs and working at a hospital.
     
  10. BradMcC17

    BradMcC17 Member 10+ Year Member

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    I think VCOM is scheduled to be accredited in September. Then they will start accepting applications.

    http://www.evvcom.org/
     
  11. spunk11

    spunk11 Wishing for PCOM 7+ Year Member

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    Thanks for the info on VCOM ;) SPUNKY
     
  12. kumar28

    kumar28 Senior Member 10+ Year Member

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    hey all,
    I applied to 12 D.O. schools. My first choice is Nova (and the Florida weather).

    This year I'm going to work as a Medical Assistant and just relax...I just graduated in May.

    Good luck to everyone:p
     
  13. DrLori

    DrLori Junior Member

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    hey guys,

    i applied to 5 DO schools. my first choice is PCOM. i graduated this past may, but because i was taking organic chem and studying for MCATs this summer, im going to start looking for a job after the test... 8 more days! good luck to all of you with your applications.
     
  14. San_Juan_Sun

    San_Juan_Sun Professor of Life 7+ Year Member

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    I've applied to 11 DO schools, 6 MD, and am considering applying to some of the Texas schools.

    1st choice is AZCOM.

    Will be graduating in April, in the meantime I'm finishing my degree, shadowing physicians, and working in my school's anatomy lab. I will hopefully be TAing for chemistry classes this fall, and I am currently working for the Athletic Department as a tutor for student athletes.
     
  15. mohody

    mohody Member 10+ Year Member

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    I've applied to 7 D.O. schools and 2 M.D. schools. My #1 is choice is TUCOM, close to home.
     
  16. xoomn

    xoomn 10+ Year Member

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    I applied to 16 MD schools and 4 DO school. I am really hoping to get into an MD school in Virginia. :)
     
  17. jmanwaring

    jmanwaring VH Superfan 7+ Year Member

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    Apr 2, 2002
    AZ
    DO Schools applied to: 6
    MD Schools applies to: 14.

    Would like to get in at the cheapest MD school possible. If not MD, I'd prefer to go to CCOM.
     
  18. jd star

    jd star Senior Member 7+ Year Member

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    I applied to 6 DO schools... #1 is PCOM and #2 is Nova. This year i'm finishing up my last year of college and hopefully relaxing a little bit :)
     

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