Do you really want to become
a doctor? Before you travel down the path, be sure you know what
you are getting yourself into! We'll talk about getting into
Make the most of your college experience both
academically and personally, as you prepare for the future,
and make back-up plans.
Affectionately known as "The Guantlet", this ordeal separates many Pre-Meds from the "Pre-Dead!"
The Application, Letters of Recommendation, and Essays
The application has improved in recent years, going fully electronic, but there are a few good tips to keep you going, and to set yourself apart from the rest. Also some tips on getting the letters you need and on writing that winning essay.
Make sure you make a good impression, from start to finish when you meet the medical schools of your dreams.
So, you've applied and interviewed! Now what?
How to deal with the post admission highs and the waitlist blues!
School Admission Requirements 2004-05
Annual authorized guide features a detailed
look at each medical school. Provides current data
on the application process and deadlines, tuition
and financial aid, requirements for entrance, selection
factors, acceptance policies, curriculum, information
for minorities, and general information about each
News Ultimate Guide To Medical Schools
Ordered alphabetically, this directory lists
the admission information, costs and financial aid,
student body statistics, academic programs, curriculum,
faculty profile, support services, and residency
choices for 141 medical schools in the U.S. The
opening section offers advice on choosing the right
style of school, assembling an application, financing
an education, and considering other health professions.
162 Medical Schools 2005 Edition
The Complete Book of Medical Schools gives you
the facts about admission requirements and curriculum
at the 126 U.S., 16 Canadian, and 3 Puerto Rican
accredited allopathic schools and 19 accredited
osteopathic schools. Plus, it provides all the
practical information you need to apply:
Complete Medical School Preparation and Admissions
Quoted in Compton's Online Encyclopedia and used
by thousands of students, counselors, and premedical
advisors, the 3rd edition of Dr. Goliszek's popular
book includes everything one needs to know about
medical school preparation and successful admissions.
Areas covered include medical and premedical curriculums,
the MCAT, study and test-taking skills, medical
school interview, minority admissions, extracurricular
activities, financial aid, alternate health careers,
high school preparation, medical school selectivity
and national rankings, and much more.