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"older" grad student wants to go to med school

Discussion in 'Pre-Medical - MD' started by Jim Henderson, Aug 23, 1999.

  1. Jim Henderson

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    > I would like some advice on weather or not applying
    > to medical school
    > would be a good idea or not. My problem is that I
    > am going to graduate
    > from Pharmacy school and I am still interested in
    > going to medical
    > school. Another problem is that I am older -
    > currently I am 28. In the
    > past I have taken the MCAT and got the norm score,
    > so I have an idea of
    > what the test entails but I am not sure if I would
    > be the type of
    > student the medical schools are looking for - I am
    > older.
    Thank you
     
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  3. drhenderson

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    Age is not an issue for you. 28 is nothing! Consider
    your other circumstances. Do you really want to go
    into debt? Do you want to give up your current
    carreer to go back to school. If you have the
    qualifications, your age won't hurt.
    Best wishes!
    Jim Henderson, MD
     

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