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BCPM gpa and retaking courses?

Discussion in 'Pre-Medical - MD' started by FishPaladin, May 12, 2014.

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  1. FishPaladin

    FishPaladin 2+ Year Member

    May 20, 2013
    I'm retaking two pre-reqs I didnt do too well (I got a C+ in both). I know that if you retake a course it basically averages out at as they count all grades towards your cGPA. I was wondering if this applies to your BCPM gpa as well, in that they count all science courses towards your gpa, retaken or not.
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  3. gonnif

    gonnif Only 1201 Days Until Next Presidential Election Lifetime Donor 7+ Year Member

    Jul 26, 2009
    The Big Bad Apple
    1) in AMCAS ALL courses no matter how many times you take them will count towards GPA, retakes included
    2) if you think you have an exception to that or you have a comment that starts with "but" or "what if", see #1
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  4. Catalystik

    Catalystik Providing herd protection SDN Advisor 10+ Year Member

    Even if your college does things differently and has some form of grade forgiveness, AMCAS will do their own calculations, as per #1 of gonnif's post above.

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