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****Official April 2007 MCAT Score Thread*****

Discussion in 'MCAT Discussions' started by QofQuimica, May 7, 2007.

  1. QofQuimica

    QofQuimica Seriously, dude, I think you're overreacting.... Administrator Physician PhD Faculty Lifetime Donor Classifieds Approved 10+ Year Member

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    For all of those who took the exam in April:

    This is the official score release thread for the April 2007 MCAT. Feel free to post serious information and announcements about the impending score release. You can post your scores in here when the time comes as well. Post any random musings in the Official May 7 Score Release Countdown Thread so that we can keep this one uncluttered.

    This post also serves as a warning to remind you guys that fake threads stating "SCORES ARE UP" will give you an automatic post hold for one week.



    Best of luck to everyone waiting! :luck:
     
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  3. brownie786

    brownie786 Bunny of Doom 10+ Year Member

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    May 20, 2006
    In the middle of nowhere
    Scores are up
     
  4. Jingalicious

    Jingalicious 2+ Year Member

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    May 9, 2007
    I DON'T HAVE TO TAKE IT AGAIN!!!!!

    13 - PS
    10 - VR (oops.)
    14 - BS
    R - WR

    37R

    YES!!!!!!!
     
  5. MDrunner

    MDrunner 2+ Year Member

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    May 8, 2007
    Ferndale, MI
    MDApps:
    I will be retaking
    PS:9
    VR:11
    BS:9
    WS: R

    29R

    I am devastated :( The lowest practice score I got was a 29!!!
     
  6. TunedToStatic

    TunedToStatic

    8
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    Mar 5, 2007
    8p 11v 10b

    29 Q

    DAMN YOU PHYSICAL
     
  7. stardancyr

    stardancyr 7+ Year Member

    28
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    Mar 4, 2007
    Down home
    I can officially get rid of the review books:

    11-PS
    13-VR
    10-BS

    34 T :D
     
  8. brownie786

    brownie786 Bunny of Doom 10+ Year Member

    60
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    May 20, 2006
    In the middle of nowhere
  9. PseudomonasPAO1

    PseudomonasPAO1 New Member 7+ Year Member

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    Miami, FL
    PS: 10
    VR: 7
    BS: 10

    27O

    Owned by verbal.
    Not what I was hoping for :(
     
  10. FlyinTiger

    FlyinTiger Public Health Student 5+ Year Member

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    Apr 9, 2007
    PA
    PS: 10
    VR: 07
    BS: 10

    Total: 27M

    man i'm gonna dread this summer
     
  11. Nokternal7

    Nokternal7 2+ Year Member

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    Apr 23, 2006
    11 VR
    10 PS
    11 BS
    M Writing

    32M Total.

    I'm not sure why my writing is so low. Should I ask for a regrade?
     
  12. lainey234

    lainey234 Member 7+ Year Member

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    Out of the cold
    I'm already signed up to re-take, was kind of expecting this but still painful:

    PS 07
    VR 13
    BS 09

    29Q

    My practice scores were consistently around 31 - but never anything so low in PS
     
  13. prettymonkey

    prettymonkey 2+ Year Member

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    Apr 10, 2007
    could you guys mention how your actual score compared to your practice scores?
     
  14. kfried

    kfried 2+ Year Member

    12
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    May 9, 2007
    Verbal 8
    PS 8
    BS 10
    Writing Q

    Shiza...the same as my first and lowest practice test, and I had been getting quite a bit higher as I practiced...guess that means summer re-test, or new career...shiza...i only wanted to go to ND though and it's only a point lower than the average accepted score...but whatever.
     
  15. tmm1012

    tmm1012 2+ Year Member

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    May 5, 2007
    I was hoping for more along the lines of 31-32, but with a pretty even distribution, I'm debating whether or not I should re-take:

    PS: 10
    VR: 10
    BS: 9
    WS: S

    Total: 29S

    Coming from a rather difficult undergrad school where on average, ~75% of pre-meds get accepted somewhere each year with my GPA and MCAT score......not sure what to do......
     
  16. Jingalicious

    Jingalicious 2+ Year Member

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    The lowest score I got on my last 5 AAMC practices was a 37. The highest in that range was a 40. I don't remember my exact scores, but they probably averaged somewhere around a 38 or 39.

    So 37 wasn't a huge shock (though I guess I could have done better. grrrrr VR) and the fact that it sits on the lower end of my practices is probably just due to nerves. Still, SOOOO EXCITING!

    Given this, I'd agree that AAMC practices are good indications of how you'll score on the real thing. Hope this gives you a better idea. Good luck!
     
  17. bioteach

    bioteach MSIV 7+ Year Member

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    Apr 9, 2007
    PS 08
    VR 12
    BS 13
    P Writing

    I am psyched! All of my AAMC practice tests were 31 and my Kaplan tests were 28-30. I knew that physical sciences number would be around 8, verbal reasoning was always an 11 or 12 in practice, but I NEVER got as high as a 13 in BS. That writing score is mediocre, but I'll take it. I'm not retaking!!! I'm celebratin' tonight!!!
     
  18. prettymonkey

    prettymonkey 2+ Year Member

    567
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    Apr 10, 2007

    that's what i got the first time. actually 9 10 10. i did the wrong thing and retook in august (2004) which delayed my application until like the end of october. and the worst part is that after wasting my entire summer i only got one point higher. i got a couple interviews but they were late and i ddint get in. obviously. here i am about to take it again. APPLY EARLY and you should be ok assuming that the rest of your application is fine. DO NOT RETAKE. just my 2 cents.
     
  19. ParvatiP

    ParvatiP Senior Member 10+ Year Member

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    Jun 21, 2006
    NY
    34R!!!!!!! (I told myself I'd be happy with 33-35, so yay!)

    10 VR
    11 PS
    13 BS

    Pretty happy with my scores, since I was scoring between 30-32 on my practice tests (I was averaging around a 31, highest score was a 34)

    Way surprised by bio, since i never scored above a 12 on practice tests (averaged 10 actually). Although I did feel pretty strongly about it after the test (even though everyone else was freaking out).

    Also pleasantly surprised by writing (even though it doesn't matter) because I thought I really sucked on that (my second essay was horrrible!).

    No retake! Yes!!!
     
  20. silverlining1

    silverlining1 7+ Year Member

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    Oct 9, 2006
    California
    MDApps:
    Well, I kicked ass on the part that matters least.

    PS 13
    VR 10
    BS 11

    Total: 34T

    I beat my minimum of 33, but my practice tests were consistenly 35 :( so I'm disappointed that I didn't meet that.
     
  21. DrMccodell

    DrMccodell 5+ Year Member

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    May 9, 2007
    I thought I totally bombed it so I was kinda happy and surprised....plus tx resident so for tx schools its not horrible....
    PS 11
    VR 10
    BS 8

    29N....cant believe my writing sample was so low! And whats really wierd is that on all practice tests I scored 11-13 in bio and like 8 in PS everytime...That bio section was KILLER in my opinion and I am a bio major, work in a molecular genetics lab, and am a TA for the bio department.... Im retaking in July...
     
  22. olemissbabydoc

    olemissbabydoc Baby Doctor Moderator Emeritus 7+ Year Member

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    Jul 27, 2006
    Between "there" and "there"
    MDApps:
    Chin up guys, all these scores are great! Congrats!!
     
  23. NaneeDoIt

    NaneeDoIt 2+ Year Member

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    Apr 16, 2007
    April 2007 - 26Q
    PS 8
    VR 8
    BS 10

    August 2005 - 24O
    PS 7
    VR 9
    BS 8

    It's gone up from my previous scores which is good! I'm happy with my PS and BS. PS always kills me, and the April 7 bio was insane! Buuuut I'm really disappointed in my verbal. I was scoring solid 9's and 10's on the online practice VR. I'm torn if I should re-take (i'm applying mostly D.O.). I'll give a few days thought.

    Everyone's scores look awesome!! GOOD LUCK EVERYONE!!!! :love:
     
  24. DiverDoc

    DiverDoc KCUMB 2012 10+ Year Member

    I bet killinsound saw his 44 and had an MI
     
  25. Green Grass

    Green Grass Physician 10+ Year Member

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    Under Your Feet
    12p
    07v
    10b
    29L

    What does this L do to my chances? Do you think something could have been screwed up when my essays were being graded?
     
  26. knr228

    knr228 5+ Year Member

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    Apr 24, 2007
    I was consistently scoring around a 30 on the last 3-4 practice tests before the real thing; actual score:

    VS: 8
    PS: 10
    BS: 9
    N

    My goal was to get a 30+ with at least an 8 on the verbal... surprised by the writing too, I thought they were actually some of my best essays and I've never received a writing score that low before. I have done lots of shadowing and volunteering/working and have a 3.98 gpa.... Will this bring my application down a ton? Do I retake???
     
  27. Sindaena

    Sindaena

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    May 9, 2007
    PS 13
    VR 13
    BS 12

    Total 38S

    Wow... I was only going for an MS in biomedical sciences having decided taht an MD/PhD was likely out of reach and I dont want to be a doctor. Should I wait on entering an MS in the fall and apply to MD/PhD programs in the fall?
     
  28. hrdrck4evr

    hrdrck4evr Newbie 2+ Year Member

    35
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    May 2, 2007
    Athens, GA
    MDApps:
    PS: 12
    VR: 12
    BS: 11:oops:
    WS: R

    35R. I'm content with that, so I wont be retaking it. But I was hoping for around a 37 since my practice average on Kaplan was 36. But at least I know that I'll be going somewhere next fall.
     
  29. SnoPearl

    SnoPearl 10+ Year Member

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    Apr 2, 2007
    PS 11
    VR 8
    BS 12
    Overall: 31S

    Oh man... I'm going to have to retake somehow... but all the seats are filled in my state for May and June already and I didn't want to register early to waste $100 if I didn't have to. I would accept anything 34 or higher, but verbal really killed me here. Ugh, all this wait and no good news!
     
  30. muireinin

    muireinin 7+ Year Member

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    Oct 28, 2006
    back up north
    omg...
    vs 13
    ps 11
    bs 12

    36M

    i am BEYOND pysched about the 36!! but do i have to retake - -the M is a huge shock :D :(
     
  31. GZA

    GZA Marcel who? 2+ Year Member

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    Apr 25, 2007
    ......
     
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  32. prettymonkey

    prettymonkey 2+ Year Member

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    Apr 10, 2007
    NOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO. your score is awesome!! now go celebrate!!!! :thumbup:
     
  33. soulspokn

    soulspokn 2+ Year Member

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    May 9, 2007
    3.42GPA, with a 32O. Im shi**ing bricks now. i dont know if I should even apply this year now. I just wanna stay in California. ANY school in california.

    What do you guys think?


    :cry:

    Verbal Reasoning (VR):10 Percentile Range: 69.1 - 82.5Physical Sciences (PS):11Percentile Range: 80.9 - 89Writing Sample (WS):O Percentile Range: 41.6 - 57.2Biological Sciences (BS):11 Percentile Range: 78.3 - 87.9Total Score:32O Percentile Range: 83.4 - 87.2
     
  34. dochoov

    dochoov Intercalating Death Disk 2+ Year Member

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    Jan 24, 2007
    PS: 13
    VR: 8
    BS: 13
    WS: O

    Composite: 34O

    MSTPbound, I feel you man, this sucks. I feel so devastated right now. That VR score will screw me I know it.
     
  35. BElloPEPPE

    BElloPEPPE

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    Uh... I got a 31Q, 11V 10B 10P; Not great I know but I figured good enough. Now I see some people worried about a 32; am I missing something?
     
  36. olemissbabydoc

    olemissbabydoc Baby Doctor Moderator Emeritus 7+ Year Member

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    Between "there" and "there"
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    depends on where you're applying and everything else... you're probably fine. I'd be thrilled with this score! Congrats!! (remember, we're all gunners on SDN.. there's plenty of folks making lower that 30's)
     
  37. soulspokn

    soulspokn 2+ Year Member

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    May 9, 2007
    well, what im worried about is staying in CA. my top schools are UCLA, UCI, and USC. uber competitive. =/ My MCAT scores are right on average for UCI (even down to the subject breakdowns). But my GPA isnt so shiny. thats why im so worried. I was hoping to really rock the MCAT (36) so that it outshines my GPA.
     
  38. Retro Virus

    Retro Virus 5+ Year Member

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    I got a 38T, VR15 / PS11 / BS12 and I'm kinda going crazy about it. I made a 38 once out of something like 8 AAMC practice exams and had scored 28 -34 on the rest (all over the place, which was why I was worried) so I'm floored. But, the good kind of floored.
     
  39. olemissbabydoc

    olemissbabydoc Baby Doctor Moderator Emeritus 7+ Year Member

    16,335
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    Between "there" and "there"
    MDApps:
    Congrats!!!!!!! :):):)
     
  40. Funky

    Funky This space is for sale 10+ Year Member

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    NY
    :clap: :banana: :hardy:
    congrats all!
     
  41. bioteach

    bioteach MSIV 7+ Year Member

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    Apr 9, 2007
    Everyone, keep that quote in perspective when reading these posts. I am thrilled with my 33. I mean its in the 87.3-90.5th percentile. My individual scores for both BS and VR are in the 95-98th percentile (see my post above for individual #'s). I am happy as pie about that.

    We don't all have to score in the 99th percentile to get in to med school. Well, unless you're set on Ivy league, maybe...but all of us "regular" folks don't need that kind of score.

    Sure, I would LOVE a 37+, people that can do that are awesome, but I'm realistic...and I'm content.

    CONGRATS ALL!!:hardy:
     
  42. AggieSean

    AggieSean Coffee is for closers 5+ Year Member

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    Holler! I'm right there with you!

    11 PS
    11 VR
    11 BS
    P WS

    Whoop! 33 overall! That'll get me in somewhere in Texas! I was averaging 35's on my Kaplan full lengths, but after walking out feeling like I got it broken off in my anu* I'm totally cool with this score.

    :banana:
     
  43. bbg4321

    bbg4321 2+ Year Member

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    May 7, 2007
  44. MSTP08

    MSTP08 2+ Year Member

    31
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    Apr 9, 2007
    PS: 15
    VR: 7
    BS: 13
    WS: Q
    I hate VR too. It owned me. I totally was doing like 9-11 on practices. Then again, that was the same for my other PS/BS scores. Any advice from anyone?
     
  45. Kabir26

    Kabir26 New Member 10+ Year Member

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    Apr 2, 2005
    VR - 12
    PS - 14
    BS - 12
    WS - N
    Total - 38N


    I really wish the best of luck to the rest of you
     
  46. olemissbabydoc

    olemissbabydoc Baby Doctor Moderator Emeritus 7+ Year Member

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    Jul 27, 2006
    Between "there" and "there"
    MDApps:
    more great scores guys! keep 'em coming. It's encouragement for those of us still waiting!!
     
  47. olemissbabydoc

    olemissbabydoc Baby Doctor Moderator Emeritus 7+ Year Member

    16,335
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    Jul 27, 2006
    Between "there" and "there"
    MDApps:
    You might be ok.. the "Q" may be high enough to balance the VR.. where are you trying to get in?
     
  48. Genesis12

    Genesis12 New Member 10+ Year Member

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    Apr 7, 2004
    Ohio
    VR: 10
    BS: 13
    PS: 13

    36R

    I could really do with a better verbal score, but I realize that I am in absolutely no position to complain at this point. Hit my practice test average right on the money (although for some reason I always scored higher in VR than PS/BS in my practice tests - weird!)

    Best of luck to all who are applying this coming cycle!
     
  49. Retro Virus

    Retro Virus 5+ Year Member

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    May 5, 2007
    It might make them look more closely at the quality of your personal statement, but that's not necessarily a bad thing. I think right now you should mostly concern yourself with your 15 in the Physical Sciences, because that is amazing and wonderful for you. Congrats.
     
  50. Dr.Masamichi

    Dr.Masamichi 2+ Year Member

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    Sep 22, 2006
    I noticed some people who scored really well on individual score, but suffered their writing, and those with stellar writing score suffered individual score...hm, just something that caught my attn as I read this thread...Plz God, let me have a 32 in sept. (F*** writing) then I'll be skydiving in NZ again. :D
     
  51. SnoPearl

    SnoPearl 10+ Year Member

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    Apr 2, 2007
    Well, I managed to get the last seat in Massachusetts just now after shelling out an extra $50 on top of the $210 b/c the mcat registration is all messed up. But I'll be taking it on May 31st, and I somehow have to make sure my score will be higher this time around :/ Does a good writing grade really make up for a poor VR score? (31S PS11/VR8/BS12) I feel terrible just seeing that my VR is in the 30-50th percentile. :scared:
     

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