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How do I pay for medical school? What can I do to reduce my debt?

By | 2017-08-18T12:49:43+00:00 July 15th, 2017|Medical School|

Average medical school tuition in 2011-12 was $25,000 for in-state students; $46,000 for out-of-state. At private medical schools, tuition averaged $43,000. How does one go about paying for a medical school education? With a combination of loans, scholarships and creative research, you should be able to graduate with a manageable debt load.

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

By | 2017-08-18T12:49:43+00:00 June 12th, 2017|AMCAS Application|

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 the adcom committee—and the medical school—to include you in a very select group of students that will both represent and [...]

What’s the best way to get the cheapest pre-med textbooks?

By | 2017-08-18T12:49:50+00:00 December 31st, 2015|Pre Med Undergrad|

It all depends on how fast you need them and your budget. If you need them in a day or two, then you aren't getting the cheapest pre-med textbooks. You'll probably have to spend your grocery money, harboring passive-aggressive angst towards your school, the corporate world, and human beings in general, when you buy them [...]