Schools List Help Please!


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Mar 2, 2016
  1. Pre-Medical
    Hi everyone!

    I'm finalizing my schools list for this cycle and would appreciate any advice.

    A little about me:

    NC Resident
    Non-traditional Applicant:
    Finished Undergraduate in 2016, worked in Healthcare Consulting for 3 years (2016-2019), Graduate Student (2019-present)
    Reapplicant (applied to ~10 schools in the 2017-2018 cycle. Interviewed and waitlisted at EVMS, but had to withdraw from the waitlist due to full-time work circumstances)

    Undergraduate Major: Economics and Chemistry
    GPA: 3.5, Upward Trend
    sGPA: 3.33

    Masters of Physiology (currently pursuing)
    GPA: 4.0

    510; Chem/Phys: 127, CARS 130, Bio 126, Psych/Soc 127 **MCAT score is from June 2015, so it is expired now**
    Retaking MCAT on 7/18
    (rescheduled due to COVID). Currently scoring in the 511-516 range on AAMC Full Length Practice Tests 1-3

    Full-Time Work: ~7500 hours (3 years) in Healthcare/Financial Consulting.

    Shadowing Experience:
    >200 hours (Cardiology, Anesthesiology, OB/GYN, General Surgery, Internal Medicine)

    Research Experience: Clinical Research: minimal (~100 hours), no publications. (More was planned, but cancelled due to COVID)

    500 hours
    Non-clinical: 700 hours

    Senior Level Consultant: lead teams of 4-6 consultants on project engagements with major hospital systems.
    President of Habitat for Humanity Club at my undergraduate school

    Schools List:
    • Brody School of Medicine (ECU)
    • Drexel
    • Eastern Virginia Medical School
    • George Washington
    • Georgetown
    • Tulane
    • USF
    • UCF
    • Maryland
    • Miami
    • UNC Chapel Hill
    • USC- Greenville
    • UVA
    • VCU
    • Virginia Tech Carillion
    • Wake Forest
    • West Virginia
    • Baylor*
    • Emory*
    • Michigan*
    • Vermont*
    *have not added to AMCAS yet, but am planning to.

    Looking to add 4-6 more schools. I'd appreciate any suggestions and advice/comments on my current list.

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