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Question on prereqs fulfilled at a Junior College?

Discussion in 'Pre-Medical - DO' started by Anrut, Mar 27, 2001.

  1. Anrut

    Anrut New Member

    Jan 28, 2001
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    I have a friend who's premed(osteo) w/me and
    he's having trouble w/ chem and physics. He's considering fulfilling some of these reqs. at the local community college. I told
    him that it would be okay if he was going to be a PA or a nurse but that a DO school might greatly look down upon this. Any suggestions?
  2. Atlas

    Atlas Senior Member
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    Feb 27, 2001
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    DO schools are cool with pre-reqs at CCs. In fact, in a similar post, many current students came forward and proclaimed that they indeed fulfilled many of their pre-reqs at CCs. It perfectly fine. In fact, in you want proof go to UHS-Kansas City's Web site. Go to Entering class profile and somewhere on there you'll find a link that says something like "Past undergraduate schools of students" and sure 'nuff there's a BUNCH of Community Colleges listed! I guess CCs are ok afterall, huh? Peace
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  3. Anrut

    I was recently accepted to PCSOM, I attended a CC before entering a senior institution.

    All undergrad schools should be teaching similar info., but I probably learned just as much at the CC I attended because the faculty was outstanding.

    Everything comes down to what you learn-- not what or how a particular school teaches.

    Bottomline--- You only reap what you sow.

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