will i get in?

Discussion in 'Pre-Pharmacy' started by dovebar, May 13, 2008.

  1. dovebar

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    i guess i'm a little anxious now that it's almost time to apply.

    b.s. in biochemistry
    cum 3.45
    completed honors program
    have 1 year bug research...:laugh:
    was premed all undergrad
    after college worked in manufacturing lab

    here's my grades
    and some problems in my app

    calculus B+
    physics 1 &2 A
    ochem 1 B
    ochem 2 withdrew then B
    ochem lab withdrew then A
    gen chem 1:mad:(i took it in a community college while still in high school and i had too much stuff going on in high school. i didn't know you had to drop the class...so i got a F on that transcript) :mad:stupidest mistake ever!!!
    anyway i took the class again...
    gen chem 1 and gen chem 2 A
    So will they average my F and my one A out? i'm scared. :oops:
    Microbiology A
    Gen Biology 1 A
    Gen Biology 2 B
    Macroecon A
    Microecon B
    English 1 & 2 A
    Anatomy & phys...still taking them

    I got a good recommendation from my college professor( I kinda already applied to one school).
    Volunteer work in pediatric er ~80 hours
    other volunteer work with low functioning adults.
    Work as a substitute teacher.
    I volunteer in a hospital pharmacy on the weekends( only for two months now...so i'll hopefully get a pharmacy recommendation

    I'm applying this summer( for fall 2009)...as soon as pharmcas comes out & i'm taking the pcat in june.

    Thank you for reading. I'll really appreciate any feedback. thanks!!:)
     
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  3. RxWildcat

    RxWildcat Julius Randle BEASTMODE!
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    I don't think the F will affect you too much if you explain the circumstances during the interview. Overall you look to be competitive.
     
  4. dovebar

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    wow...that makes me feel better:) do you think all those w's will be a problem?
     
  5. phuang06

    phuang06 VCU - Class of 2013

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    you look good. Your W's shouldn't be a problem since you did well in those classes afterwards. I'm also taking the pcat in june! good luck with that! :thumbup:
     
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    Let me rub my crystal ball right quick.................it says maybe!:) Just joking, but its hard to tell because we are not the admissions committee but looking at your stats I say your chances are good!

    HTH
     
  7. dovebar

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    :)thanks everyone for the feedback. wait and see what happens now. :luck:
     

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