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Advice & Tips for Premed Students & Medical School Applicants2019-03-13T17:57:22-06:00
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Tips for students on the Premed Track

Will disastrous freshman grades keep me from medical school?

By |February 6th, 2018|Categories: Pre Med Undergrad|Tags: |

This is a common question for premeds: If I do poorly in my first year of undergrad—even getting disastrous freshman grades—should I throw in the towel on medical school, or is there still hope? Don’t [...]

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My MCAT prep study schedule for pre-med procrastinators: MCAT prep in 8 weeks!

By |October 1st, 2018|Categories: MCAT Prep|Tags: |

I started by reading the Examkrackers Complete Study Package, then taking practice tests every 2-3 days. I added reading from the Berkeley Review full set, and finished by taking a practice test every single day, followed by a 3-4 hour review session. That's it!

Review of best MCAT prep books

By |August 24th, 2018|Categories: MCAT Prep|Tags: , |

MCAT prep book sets come in all different shapes and sizes, with varying benefits and upsides to each. There is not one book set that is ideal for every MCAT studier, which is why you really can’t believe anyone who tells you one book set is ‘better’ than another.

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The AMCAS Medical School Application Process

How do I write a personal statement for my med school application?

By |June 9th, 2017|Categories: AMCAS Application|Tags: , , |

A personal statement is your chance to sell yourself to the admissions committee (adcom) at the medical schools you want to attend. Yes, it's a bit of a brag. You’re putting together the rationale for [...]

Med school application process: what’s the cost?

By |June 3rd, 2017|Categories: AMCAS Application|Tags: , , |

Will it break the bank? Getting accepted to med school takes stellar grades, a great MCAT score, and unique volunteering and research experience, among other things (check out specifics here). But besides brains, determination and [...]

Med school application timeline

By |March 7th, 2017|Categories: AMCAS Application|Tags: , |

Med school application process: from MCAT prep through med school interviews School's starting, and for a lot of you that means getting serious about MCAT prep and thinking ahead about your med school applications. While some of [...]

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Selecting The Right Medical School For You

Is there still a chance I could be accepted to medical school for this year?

By |March 16th, 2018|Categories: Medical School|Tags: , , |

Re-evaluate your application to find weak areas. You’ll have several months and maybe a year or more to get involved in activities, courses and jobs to supplement your resume and improve your standing the second time around. Use your time wisely.

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