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Medical School Admissions: The Interview, Part II

Posted by The MCAT Master on 11/1/12 9:24 AM

describe the imageIn this post, we’ll break down the 4 common types of interviews you might experience during the medical school admissions process. As an application consultant, I can tell you that it’s extremely important to be thoroughly prepared for medical school interviews so you feel confident and capable going in. 

The Traditional Interview:

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Why Medicine? MD Admissions & Becoming a Doctor

Posted by The MCAT Master on 10/26/12 10:52 AM

Nearly 20% of Harvard freshman come to college preparing for a career in medicine: only about 7% of them actually end up going to medical school. The number of pre-med hopefuls is even higher at other schools. 

Prior to coming to college, most students have little concept of the wide world of potential careers available to them—realizing only when they come to college that medicine isn’t the be-all and end-all for students with an interest in science.

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Medical School Admissions: The Interview

Posted by The MCAT Master on 10/23/12 2:28 PM

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