3.7/514 CS


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Jun 13, 2020
  1. Pre-Health (Field Undecided)
    How secure should I feel about chances for MD school? this is a sort of "rough sketch of my future", not sure if this will pan out. thinking of angling the health/IT portion in essays

    Major: Computer Science
    • cGPA and sGPA as calculated by AMCAS
      • cGPA: 3.7
      • sGPA: 3.6
    • MCAT score(s)
      • 514, second try
    • State of residence or country of citizenship (if non-US)
      • IL
    • Ethnicity and/or race
      • White male
    • Undergraduate institution or category
      • UW-Madison, no. 12 public school, mid-tier overall?
    • Clinical experience (volunteer and non-volunteer)
      • Primary care volunteering (90 hours)
      • Medical volunteering in Kosovo (300 hours)
    • Research experience and productivity
      • Research at undergrad (500 hours)
      • 2 pubs, fourth author for both
    • Shadowing experience and specialties represented
      • 80 hours in family medicine, pediatrics, pathology
    • Non-clinical volunteering
      • Teaching science to kids (200 hours)
      • Volunteer for local park district, cleanup (60 hours)
    • Paid employment (not medical/clinical)
      • Internship at Epic Systems, Madison, WI (300 hours)
    • Other extracurricular activities (including athletics, military service, gap year activities, leadership, teaching, etc)
      • Orchestra
      • TA in biochem class
    • Relevant honors or awards
      • Dean's List
    • LOR
      • pretty good
    Application list (MD programs, trying to stay close):

    Loyola (would love to go here)
    Rosalind Franklin
    Medical College Wisconsin
    UWSMPH (stretch, but will the UG help? if I live here for a year post-graduation will this become in-state?)
    Northwestern :)lovey:)
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    Sep 15, 2012
    1. Attending Physician
      Your clinical and non clinical hours are too low for Rush. I suggest these schools:
      Medical College Wisconsin
      Rosalind Franklin
      Western Michigan
      Oakland Beaumont
      NOVA MD
      Virginia Commonwealth
      Eastern Virginia
      George Washington
      Seton Hall
      New York Medical College
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