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D in a PreReq

Discussion in 'Pre-Medical - MD' started by Hershi, May 8, 2007.

  1. Hershi

    Hershi 5+ Year Member

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    How much would a D in a prereq affect medical school admission? I messed up on my final and the professor was being anal and gave me a D. I really dont want to retake the course.
     
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  3. AnesthesiaMD

    AnesthesiaMD 2+ Year Member

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    Considering the lowest you can get in a pre-req is a C, you really have no choice. With that said, a D in a pre-req without being retaken sometime before application/matriculation WILL keep you out of medical school in the U.S. And when you do retake, be sure to get an A.
     
  4. TheGreatHunt

    TheGreatHunt High Performance 7+ Year Member

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    Must be the professor's fault...

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  5. Tired

    Tired Fading away 7+ Year Member

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    Can you even get credit for a course with a D? It's been a while for me, but I thought that a C- was as low as my school allowed to "pass".
     
  6. chable

    chable A sphincter says, "what." 7+ Year Member

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    Seconded. You need to retake and do well this time around.
     
  7. I'm sort of in the same position. I got a D+ in a pre-req. I am retaking because I know I have to asnd I want to improve. I'm so worried; what if I don't get an A?
     

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