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Is it too late to apply??

Discussion in 'Pre-Medical - DO' started by tony729, Sep 6, 2014.

  1. tony729

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    Just took the mcat, feel like it is somewhere between 24-26. Have a 3.9 cgpa and 3.6 sgpa.
     
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    From what I've heard on SDN, you are NOT too late if you submit your primary immediately.
     
  3. feeling-dizzy

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    You are ok to apply now. But you need to appply ASAP.
     
  4. Ailleurs

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    I've seen posts where people can still have a chance by applying in October. But surely that at least requires the necessary stats. Get the ball rolling!
     
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  5. AlteredScale

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    With your GPA, you're safe to apply till November-December. Anything past that you should shoot for a higher MCAT.


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  6. AlteredScale

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    You could definitely apply to one school since you already have your eggs in a basket (LORs).

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    I think the safest thing is to wait it out and build your app. Your science GPA is sort of low. It'd be of your best interest to perhaps retake or add additional science courses to boost that GPA. Boom you'll go into the 2015-2016 cycle with an awesome MCAT and strong GPA!
     
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