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Discussion in 'Pre-Medical - MD' started by ocdp09, Jul 27, 2006.

  1. ocdp09

    ocdp09 Junior Member
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    I have a 3.5gpa, 3.7science gpa, 210 volunteering hours, spent 1 week building homes in new orleans, shadowed 150 hrs of my family DO, school government senator, published a few articles for my research, vp of chemistry club, double major in biochemistry/chemistry, 26mcat, and am planning on going on a 7week volunteer trip to ghana. do i have a shot? i think my mcat is pretty low so im thinking about retaking it. what do you guys suggest
     
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  2. joanofarc0907

    joanofarc0907 Senior Member
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    I'd retake it. Anything below a 27 (from what Adcoms have said at info. meetings) you should retake the MCAT
     
  3. Apparition

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    Retake for MD schools.
     
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    sentrosi INTARWEB USER
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    Sounds like you have a pretty good GPA and extra curriculars. If you are applying for this cycle, your MCAT might cause some difficulties. If you are applying next year, you should possiblly retake.

    I think you still have a chance to get into a school.
     
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  5. Dr.TobiasFünke

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    your chances are 17-18.65
     
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    Retake.

    Not even a question if you want an MD. All the other stuff is fluff...the MCAT and, to a slightly lesser degree, your GPA tell adcoms you've got what it takes.
     

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