does it look bad to med schools to finish your bachelor's in 5 years?

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hey guys,

I'm considering a double major in poli sci and neurosci. A poster on here told me that it could take a while to finish up a double major in these two distinct areas of study, and I'm just curious: if I spread out my units over 5 years, would med schools think less of me as a candidate, even if I'm a double major?

thanks!
 

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Course load and grades are what most ADCOMs are interested in.

Friends of mine went to Northeastern University in Boston where students normally graduate in 5 years (freshman, sophomore, middler, junior, senior). They researched this and that's what they were told.