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Should i be stressing

Discussion in 'Pre-Optometry' started by hoops123, Aug 17, 2011.

  1. hoops123

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    Ok, so i submitted my optomcas on july 28th and am just waiting for my application to be mailed out.
    My cumulative gpa is 3.0 and i wanted to submit my application early because i know that is quite low.
    i was enrolled in 3 classes while i was filling out my optomcas and now those classes have ended and and i did fairly well in them so my cumulative gpa is now a 3.1.
    But i will have to resend my transcripts and because im a Canadian applicant it takes 15 days for them to get it and it will delay my application further. I don't know if its worth going through all of that when my gpa only went from 3.0 to 3.1, I don't know is it really worth it? Am i just being super paranoid? :bang:
     
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  3. epalacios

    epalacios SCO Class of 2016
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    They will want the updated transcript anyway. You will have to send it at some point, especially if they are prerequisite courses.
     
  4. hoops123

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    They're just art classes
     
  5. loveopto

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    i think its worth it. 3.1 looks better than 3.0 lol. each point counts ;)
     
  6. pieman396

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    You should do it, you'll be fine. I had a 3.0 in undergrad and didn't apply until February and still in..
     

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