Looking for UNECOM students-to-be!

Discussion in 'Medical Students - DO' started by gtm2, Jan 24, 2001.

  1. gtm2

    gtm2 Junior Member

    Apr 9, 2000
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    Hey, anyone going to UNECOM in August? I live in Boston, interested in meeting some fellow students before school starts! Write me!!

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  2. Doc Oc

    Doc Oc Senior Member
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    Nov 1, 2000
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    Write me too! I'm living in the Portland area and am planning on attending UNE as well.

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    Hi gtm2!!
  3. myocyte2001

    myocyte2001 Junior Member

    Jan 24, 2001
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    I am not going to be a student at UNE quite yet, but am going to apply. I am hoping to apply to most DO schools, since have struggled with the GPA in undergrad, although currently enrolled in graduate work for a PhD, although i was only hoping to boost the GPA and have a solid foundation in the health sciences (classes). I am also worried about the MCATs, will take them this summer. By the time I apply I should have a Master's, but I am still worried about my past that is haunting me, and again the MCATs that have yet to take. Any suggestions?
    thank you
  4. Thebeyonder

    Thebeyonder Senior Member
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    Jul 8, 2000
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    He Myocote21,
    I am from CT. I have a horrendous under
    grad GPA. 2.9 overall, 2.6 science.
    However in the past two years my science
    and overall GPA has been steady at 3.99.
    I took the mcat in 4/99 and obtained a 29-O.
    A word of advice. STUDY HARD! I studied
    for six months non stop for the mcat. I
    realized that my gpa was bad and that the
    mcat and a steady gpa improvement was my only
    hope. To study I was given the Kaplan books
    from someone who took the course, you may be
    able to find these same books on Ebay.
    (Giving out some classified information here)
    lol. I also made tapes from highlighted
    text material that I wasn't that concrete
    with, things like hormones there actions,
    physics equations. I listened to these tapes
    when I jogged and went in my car. I hope
    this helps. What you have to realize is
    that the mcat is a competition. If you
    continually tell yourself "Would the majority
    of other people be studying this much? If
    you think they would be, then your not
    studying enough." lol, but it's true.
    Study, study, study.
    Good luck,

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  5. MSafur

    MSafur Senior Member
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    Nov 28, 2000
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    Got accepted late January and sent in my deposit on Feb 1st! I'm still waiting to hear from PCOM and UMDNJ, but I will most likely attend UNECOM in the fall. I really liked the student/faculty atmosphere. Hope to meet some of you in the fall!

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