SMP programs that guarantee a medical school interview if you can maintain a certain GPA?

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  1. TrillyBassily

    TrillyBassily 2+ Year Member

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    The Univeristy of Toledo has an SMP program that guarantees you an interview in their MD medical school if you can maintain a GPA of 3.0. What other SMP programs offer a similar deal with their medical schools?
     
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    DrMidlife has an opinion 10+ Year Member

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    The postbac forum has the lowdown on all the SMPs from current & former students. http://forums.studentdoctor.net/forums/postbaccalaureate-programs.71/

    But watch out for year-to-year changes. And a guaranteed interview is not as compelling as the app you'll have if you wait to apply until successfully completing the SMP. Usually.

    Best of luck to you.
     
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    Drtssg 5+ Year Member

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    Temple guarantees admission if you get a 3.5 in their program and a 30
     
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    Rosalind Franklin's BMS program guarantees an interview regardless of MCAT and GPA if you can get in.
     
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    tomz1385 5+ Year Member

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    Drexel's IMS program guarantees an interview if you get all B's (different than a 3.0 - you can't get any B-'s in any classes). And you need at least all 9's on your MCAT - or 30 with no score less than 7.
     
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    What "actual" SMP doesn't potentially offer an interview?

    The rate at which these interviews actually turn into acceptances (which is all that anybody really cares about) varies wildly.
     

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