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Who didn't use the MSAR?

Discussion in 'Pre-Medical - MD' started by Darksmurf, Mar 6, 2007.

  1. Darksmurf

    Darksmurf I'm the boy smurf
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    Did you use it or not?
     
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  2. Disinence2

    Disinence2 Emergency Medicine
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    I didn't buy one...just camped out and Barnes and Nobel when it came time to pick schools.
     
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  3. Robizzle

    Robizzle 1K Member
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    I just started a "What schools should I apply to with my stats?" thread. Everyone should try that!
     
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  4. JohnMadden

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    I didn't use it because I heard it's not as beneficial for those with graduate degrees...
     
  5. HumbleMD

    HumbleMD hmmmm...
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    Nope. I used a composite of some Princeton Review Guide to schools book I got freshman year, and the current USNews info, and the school's websites.
     
  6. NYyanx28

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    I found that the stats are really screwed up. All of the Avg. MCAT/Avg. GPA are of accepted students... not Matriculated students.

    ie: NYU is listed as an avg MCAT of 35, yet on their own website they say their avg. is a 32.

    Don't buy this book, it is of very little help!
     
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    i used it as a guide since im not the traditional applicant but regardless, you should never just use one source...
     
  8. Soccer885

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    I didn't use it. I looked up various schools I was interested in online. Also used USnews. I didn't apply to many schools though since I wanted to stay in-state.
     
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  9. ICCONFETTI

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    i didn't use it.
     
  10. etsuprinthead

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    didn't use it, either. actually, i didn't know it existed until recently. i had a 2005 book from princeton review or something like that that my roommate gave me last year.
     
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