mcat scores for schools

Discussion in 'Public Health Degrees (Masters and Doctoral)' started by Razmatazz, Sep 3, 2009.

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  1. Razmatazz

    Razmatazz New Member 10+ Year Member

    Jun 9, 2006
    I tried doing a search to find what a competitive score is when using the mcat to apply but i could only find threads pertaining to GRE scores.

    I have a 11PS, 7VR, 11BS on my mcat...the 7 is low so do you think it would be best if I take my GRE's and try to do well on that?

    thanks...any advice appreciated.
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  3. jkmph

    jkmph Non ducor, duco 5+ Year Member

    Mar 4, 2009
    My guess is that this is good enough to get you into an MPH program somewhere. A couple kids I know of got into Emory with a 31 and 32 MCAT score. I would suggest calling the admissions office at a few schools you are considering and find out. Best way to get a definitive answer.
  4. Stories

    Stories Life Afficianado Moderator Emeritus 7+ Year Member

    Mar 13, 2009
    Los Angeles, CA
    Well... if you're applying to medical schools, obviously an aggregate score of 29 is low. If you're applying for a MPH, many schools will accept the MCAT and a 29 should be fine.
  5. Razmatazz

    Razmatazz New Member 10+ Year Member

    Jun 9, 2006
    Thanks for the advice

    I emailed a few admissions offices and they were quite helpful in answering my questions. The feeling I got was that they look at your entire application as a whole but I guess I will find out after I apply.

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