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Applying OOS

Discussion in 'Pre-Medical - MD' started by orangeman25, May 20, 2014.

  1. orangeman25

    orangeman25 2+ Year Member

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    If you are an applicant with stats that are roughly the median for an OOS school, what percentage of OOS acceptees should be a good threshold for you to consider applying?

    20%? 30% ? Higher?
     
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  3. Zelda840

    Zelda840 2+ Year Member

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    I am going with schools that have at least 25% OOS.
     
  4. Elewynne

    Elewynne ...c/o 2018!! 5+ Year Member

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    I forget what my threshold was, but I want to say it was 30% or higher, quite possibly significantly higher. I come from a state with one school, so I relied heavily upon friendly OOS schools in my application. I recommend Rosalind Franklin, Drexel, Temple, Jefferson, Hofstra, Colorado to start your list of OOS friendly. More would likely depend on your actual stats and competitiveness overall.
     
  5. SouthernGent

    SouthernGent 2+ Year Member

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    Where does one find these schools OOS acceptance rate? Is it a database or do I just need to go digging on their website?
     
  6. ttothemac

    ttothemac Gunner... the soccer fan kind 5+ Year Member

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