(McMaster) Michael G DeGroote School of Medicine

Discussion in 'Canadian School-Specific Discussions' started by futuredoc1004, Feb 15, 2012.

  1. futuredoc1004

    futuredoc1004 future_doc 2+ Year Member

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  3. nihitmehta

    nihitmehta Osteopathic Student 2+ Year Member

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    My adviser informed me that McMasters accepts Internationals, so wanted to check, what are my chances of getting accepted here with a 3.66 cum, 3.58 Sci and a 31 MCAT.
    Mind you the GPA is calibrated according to AMCAS, I am not sure what application service McMaster uses and how does it work.
     
  4. Medstart108

    Medstart108 5+ Year Member

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    McMaster would use the OMSAS calculation. http://fhs.mcmaster.ca/mdprog/documents/Classof2015.pdf They technically accept internationals but they didn't accept a single international in 2012. Their acceptance rate is also close to 5% which is very low. You would be eligible to apply however, they look only at your VR score and your GPA as well as how you perform on a CASPer. I wouldn't expect much as you aren't a very competitive applicant (even if you were Canadian).
     
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  5. Medstart108

    Medstart108 5+ Year Member

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    Update, there is one international (an American) in the Class of 2018. I guess this is proof that internationals are accepted, however the tuition is very high 95k CAD a year.
     

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