AAAmeds

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Hey guys,

I am currently in the process of filling out my secondaries, but meanwhile I just wanted to see what your opinion is about my school list and my chances:

First-time Canadian applicant (UoT) - recent graduate
3.97 cGPA and sGPA
MCAT: 12, 8, 14 (95% percentile)
Average ECs
Average essay writing abilities
Average interview skills

School list:
  1. albert einstein
  2. boston
  3. rosalind franklin
  4. cwru
  5. columbia
  6. dartmouth
  7. george washington
  8. oakland
  9. maryland
  10. stony brook
  11. SUNY upstate
  12. tulane
  13. jefferson
  14. mayo (Minnesota and Arizona)
  15. university of virginia
  16. virginia commonwealth
  17. yale
Can yall gimme an idea of how many interviews i should expect? i know its impossible to predict but just a rough guesstimate.

Thanks :)
 
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Good list.
It's very hard to say.
Thanks! Do you think 17 schools is enough as I know it is a bit fewer than the number of schools students usually apply to?
 

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Thanks! Do you think 17 schools is enough as I know it is a bit fewer than the number of schools students usually apply to?
You are constrained by your situation.
Adding more schools that are unlikley to consider you is not going to help.
 
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Thanks! Does anybody else have any school-specific tips/advice?