Case Western Reserve Does anyone know very much about this school? Is anyone applying to this school? When I was an undergrad in MI, I heard rave reviews about it. Many of my classmates applied there. I have only recently begun to research the school in depth. Please let me know what you all think. Below are details from the AAMC Medical School Admissions Requirements US and Canada 2000-2001 guide. (p. 170-171) Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine Cleveland, Ohio http://mediswww.cwru.edu Tuition: $28,600 Average matriculant?s stats: 3.6 GPA 10.6 MCAT Some characteristics of the 1998 entering class are 435 women, 14% minority students, 10% over the age of 28, Ohio residents 60%?majority of undergraduate majors were in the sciences (65%) Applicants: 7,308 Total; 1,091 In State; 6,217 Out-of-State Interviewed: 1,013 Total; 398 In State; 615 Out-of-State Entering Class: 145 Total; 84 In State; 61 Out-of-State (Source: AAMC Data Warehouse 1998-199 class) AMCAS Application deadline: 10/15 Curriculum: Integrated teaching of the basic sciences includes case-oriented problem solving. There is early clinical experience with M1 students are responsible for a patient in the family care clinic. They offer ?significant time for electives in the pre-clinical years? and encourage students to pursue their individual interests. Fourth year students may take clinical rotations at other institutions or abroad. A Primary Care track is available for students interested in family medicine, internal medicine, and pediatrics. In the Primary Care Track, students work with primary care physician mentors and complete a summer research project exploring health care delivery. Dual degree programs available in schools of management and law, PhD through basic science departments of School of Medicine and also special Master?s programs including Anatomy and Biomedical Ethics. -Health Services Research (MD/PhD) -Medical Scientist Training program (MD/PhD) Past Medical Schools of the Week: Columbia (11/20): http://www.studentdoctor.net/bbs/Forum1/HTML/000256.html U Penn: http (11/29): http://www.studentdoctor.net/bbs/Forum1/HTML/000265.html ------------------ -Tanya Class of '05 at ???? "Just like moons and like suns, With the certainty of tides, Just like hopes springing high, Still I'll rise" -Maya Angelou "Still I Rise"