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Will this count against me?

Discussion in 'Pre-Medical - MD' started by octopi314, May 13, 2014.

  1. octopi314


    Mar 2, 2014
    So when I was in high school, I took mostly university classes and got good grades except for a C in physics my senior year. This credit got transfered to my current university with no grade but I ended up retaking the class and getting an A. I know I still have to send these transcripts from high school to AMCAS, but will this C count against me? Will medical schools notice that I took the class in high school and ignore it because I retook the class or will they still count it towards my GPA?
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  3. 911 Turbo

    911 Turbo med student Classifieds Approved 7+ Year Member

    Jul 24, 2010
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    Is it listed on your college transcript as a C?
  4. Ismet

    Ismet PGY-fun! Administrator Physician 5+ Year Member

    May 15, 2011
    It will still be counted in your GPA. AMCAS calculates the GPA, admissions committees don't have the time to go through and calculate GPAs based on various things. That said, if it's your only C or one of only a couple bad grades, don't worry about it.
    gyngyn likes this.

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