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by emt2er-doc
Sat Dec 08, 2012 4:39 pm
Forum: Osteopathic Medicine (DO)
Topic: What are my chances for Osteopathic Med Schools?
Replies: 2
Views: 10010

Re: What are my chances for Osteopathic Med Schools?

Your GPA needs work. If you can increase it and do well on the MCAT you have a shot. The only thing that is 100% is that you have absolutely no chance of getting in if you do not apply.
by emt2er-doc
Sat Dec 08, 2012 4:35 pm
Forum: Medical Students Forum
Topic: what US & Carib schools will CONSIDER gpa < 3.0 MCAT 33R
Replies: 6
Views: 12535

Re: what US & Carib schools will CONSIDER gpa < 3.0 MCAT 33

To begin with you need to realize that with a subPar GPA your chances of getting into any american medical school are slim. Trust me, I was in your shoes at one time. You need to realize that what you are getting into is going to need a plan and it will take time. If you are truly passionate about b...
by emt2er-doc
Fri Feb 17, 2012 1:20 pm
Forum: Premed Forum
Topic: Admissions Workshop
Replies: 0
Views: 1965

Admissions Workshop

Time is running out. March 18th will soon be here!!!!! m Getting Over A Troubled Past: Improving A Poor GPA Paula Watkins, MAS Director of Admissions/Enrollment Services School of Osteopathic Medicine University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey How to Write a Good Personal Statement Jessica F...
by emt2er-doc
Wed Feb 15, 2012 1:26 pm
Forum: Premed Forum
Topic: Low GPA with Insufficient courses. Advice please?
Replies: 10
Views: 17800

Re: Low GPA with Insufficient courses. Advice please?

Since you are in NY, I would encourage you to come to the Admissions Workshop in March. It is held on March 18 on the Campus of UMNDJ-School of Osteopathic Medicine in Stratford, NJ. http://www.oldpremeds.org/northeastworkshop/

Do not hesitate to ask more questions. Just remember, this is a marathon and not a sprint.
by emt2er-doc
Mon Feb 13, 2012 9:07 am
Forum: Premed Forum
Topic: Low GPA with Insufficient courses. Advice please?
Replies: 10
Views: 17800

Re: Low GPA with Insufficient courses. Advice please?

I finished my undergraduate work. Are you referring to the remaining pre-med courses I still need? yes If I take a break, wouldn't it look like I'm not as ambitious or not as persistent in going to medical school? No. My councilor has told me that my gpa as of this point on is seen as a post-grad (...