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Discussion in 'Pre-Medical - MD' started by LP1CW, Apr 18, 2004.

  1. LP1CW

    LP1CW Senior Member
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    hey, yesterday I was talking to my sister and I remebered that when I was a junior in high school, I took two classes at an art institute. It was college level. I never transfered the credits to my high school or to a college. I haven't thought about them. I got A's, a drawing class and a pottery class.

    Back then, I thought I wanted to be an artist. So, I'm starting medical school this fall. Should I contact AMCAS? Should I contact the school that I'm going to attend? Should I forget about it? To me, it's not a big deal. It was unintentional, I never used the credits and they were for two unrelated classes. What's your thoughts.
     
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  3. exmike

    exmike NOR * CAL
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    dont worry about it.
     
  4. Obsidian

    Obsidian Junior Member
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    I have a related question...Are the grades from the college level classes taken while in high school included in the undergraduate GPA that AMCAS reports to med schools?
     
  5. SailCrazy

    SailCrazy I gotta have more cowbell
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    I believe so, if you do a search on AMCAS GPA you might find it. I know that I've read the answer here before...
     
  6. Elizabeth1028

    Elizabeth1028 busy busy bee
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    I took a college course during the summer after my junior year in HS. I reported it to AMCAS, and it was included in my undergraduate GPA.
     
  7. drlexygoat

    drlexygoat Eat, Drink, and Be Merry
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    If I recall, there was a pulldown menu to indicate WHEN you took the courses, and high school was one of them. So, yes, you should report them if there's an option to on AMCAS.
     

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