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Tutoring as an EC?

Discussion in 'Pre-Medical - MD' started by fishieFDR, May 18, 2014.

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  1. fishieFDR


    May 17, 2014
    I was scouring Craigslist for a job this summer and noticed a company posting. They already invited me for an interview after just asking for my ACT/SAT scores. If that's all they base it on, I should get the job (perfect scores). What can I expect? Is it a decent EC or should I spend my time doing something else?
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  3. keevwu

    keevwu 2+ Year Member

    Feb 23, 2013
    seems good unless you have a better option like MCAT tutoring or tutoring physics/bio/chem
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  4. kyamh

    kyamh 2+ Year Member

    Aug 8, 2013
    It's an excellent opportunity - and usually lucrative too!

    Tutoring shows responsibility and can be an opportunity for leadership ;) Also, you are allowed to have things you do that are not 100% aimed at medical school. Working at a coffee shop is also a great addition to an application. I've been able to do plenty well with minimal "pre-med" activities since I didn't decide to apply until senior year/after graduation.
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  5. Shazam243

    Shazam243 2+ Year Member

    Mar 28, 2014
    Sounds good, go for it! You can also keep searching for other jobs if you want.
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  6. fishieFDR


    May 17, 2014
    Thanks! I worked in a store too.

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