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Do i still have a chance to get into Pharm school?

Discussion in 'Pre-Pharmacy' started by Pharm2012, Mar 22, 2007.

  1. Pharm2012

    Pharm2012 7+ Year Member

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    Hi, i am currently taking over some of my classes that i did so poorly at anotehr university. I got F in chem. 1 and chem 2 when i took it at another university. I know that it will effect my GPA alot, but do i still have a chance to get into pharmacy schoool? If i can get all A's in those previous classes that i did so poorly? Yes this is one of my most concern.. Please help me!!
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  3. cystapharm

    cystapharm 5+ Year Member

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    do you have a good explanation for the F's in both of the chemistries? I think it doesn't matter if you get F's as long as you keep your GPA within acceptable range of at least 3.0. I mean emergencies can happen to people so as long as the F's don't represent your true capability then just retake those courses and get better grades. I got Ds and Cs in g chemistries too so I have to retake them!
     
  4. Farmercyst

    Farmercyst On with the Poodles already Pharmacist Moderator Emeritus 10+ Year Member

    I answered your other post in the other thread. Please try not to double post.
     
  5. if u only got an F in chem, just retake it and try for the best
     
  6. PrePharm1980

    PrePharm1980 2+ Year Member

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    Yes. Just show a lot of cleavage during the interview.
     
  7. meerap

    meerap

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    I have the same problem. I got a C in orgo 1 and will probably get a F in orgo 2. I am reaaaallly worried about whether schools will make a big deal about this. My science gpa sucks also... about a 3.3.
     
  8. pharmkeener

    pharmkeener

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    I did pretty ok in my undergrad (3.8 GPA). However, my graduate school turn out to be a nightmare. I did get an F in organometallic course. Do you guys know if pharmacy would count the F grade in grad school at all?
    Thanks very much for feedback.
     
  9. Familyties

    Familyties Banned Banned

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    most likely not dont worry about it.
     
  10. Jackanese

    Jackanese New Member 10+ Year Member

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    You guys don't have to worry, one or two Fs won't matter. I had an F in microbio, which was a prereq, retook it and got a B-. I still got into a pretty competitive pharm school. As long as you don't consistently get Fs and retaking it for a better grade.
     
  11. Pharm2012

    Pharm2012 7+ Year Member

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    Thx guys.. u make me feel much better. <3
     

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