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by Vince86
Mon Aug 11, 2008 11:39 am
Forum: Premed Forum
Topic: Personal essay rant
Replies: 8
Views: 2776

look at it this way, write the best way you can... it doesn't have to necessarily be eloquent and such.. but it suppose to show who you are before an interview. So if they don't like the way you write, at least you being honest about yourself and they will see whether you fit into their profile for ...
by Vince86
Wed Aug 06, 2008 5:26 pm
Forum: Premed Forum
Topic: Right decision?
Replies: 5
Views: 2499

what does the amcas gpa consist of? I just used my overall gpa from my school transcript. my gpa is a 3.45 if it makes any difference, i dunno if its good enough? When i look at acceptances to my state school, they have avg gpas of mostly 3.6-3.7 in ny. Also most of the schools i like are in that ra...
by Vince86
Wed Aug 06, 2008 12:15 pm
Forum: Premed Forum
Topic: Barry University post-bacc program
Replies: 1
Views: 1451

Yea, the barry program is relatively new, so its reputation might be weak. If any post bac program lets you take med school classes, its pretty good since you can show you can handle the material. What better way to show Adcoms that you can handle the med classes, is actually taking them before hand...
by Vince86
Wed Aug 06, 2008 12:09 pm
Forum: Premed Forum
Topic: Right decision?
Replies: 5
Views: 2499

Right decision?

Hi, I just recently graduated with a 3.448 overall gpa and 3.43 sci gpa. I have taken the mcat but didn't do well, so i tried retaking it this year. But i felt i wasn't ready so i canceled and i am planning on taking it next year for 2010 admissions instead. I only want to take it one more time and ...
by Vince86
Sat Jun 28, 2008 10:16 pm
Forum: Premed Forum
Topic: just a small question about post bac
Replies: 0
Views: 2000

just a small question about post bac

I am going into the BU masters in medical science program (taking first year med courses) hoping to improve my gpa. my gpa is a 3.445 overall and 3.438 sci. I am looking to get into mount sinai as a dream school but i would settle for my state school in ny. Should i even be taking a post bac? would ...