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WAMC for DO programs? School list?

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runnerxo

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  1. cGPA and sGPA as calculated by AMCAS or AACOMAS
    AACOMAS sGPA = 3.65 cGPA = 3.41
    (AMCAS sGPA = 3.31 cGPA = 3.22
    Upward trend, 30 credit hour post-bacc with 4.0 GPA

  2. MCAT score(s) and breakdown
    Total = 501
    Phys/Chem = 128
    Bio = 124
    CARS = 124
    Psych = 125

  3. State of residence or country of citizenship (if non-US)
    CO

  4. Ethnicity and/or race
    White male, mid 20s

  5. Undergraduate institution or category
    lower tier university

  6. Clinical experience (volunteer and non-volunteer)
    1000+ non-volunteer; 150 volunteer

  7. Research experience and productivity
    1000+ research experience

  8. Shadowing experience and specialties represented
    75 hours shadowing (pediatrics, internal medicine, family medicine, radiology, interventional radiology)

  9. Non-clinical volunteering
    2000+ humanitarian work overseas

  10. Other extracurricular activities (including athletics, military service, gap year activities, leadership, teaching, etc)
    former elite level competitive runner; lots of international travel; speak 2 languages other than English

  11. Relevant honors or awards
    1st author publication on research article
I would like to know my chances for this cycle, and maybe which schools I should consider. Especially concerned about my lower sub-section scores, and whether I should consider re-taking the MCAT. Thanks for your time looking at this!
 
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Faha

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Your chances for MD school are very low but you could be accepted at some DO schools. Schools to consider include:
ARCOM (new school)
ACOM
BCOM
WCU-COM
LMU-DCOM
UP-KYCOM
WVSOM
VCOM (all 3 schools)
NYIT-Arkansas (new school)
RVU-Utah (new school)
UIW (new school-Texas)
 

Waillin

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Make sure to apply broadly and you should get some DO II.
Good luck!
 
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