MD Bound Despite 2.7 Undergrad GPA

MD bound despite 2.7 undergrad gpa

When your dream is to become a doctor, it’s easy to get overwhelmed and scared. It’s easy to feel the anxious sense of ‘I must apply to 100 schools, get accepted to 50, and hopefully reach my dreams!’  Now I agree, you want to apply to multiple schools. But in the end, one acceptance is […]

New Direction for the 2017 MCAT

New direction for the 2017 MCAT Leah4Sci

You need the MCAT for medical school. And yes, it’s 7.5 hours long. Yes, it covers eight disciplines. Yes, it takes a lot of preparation. The best way to conquer something difficult is to be as prepared as possible. When it comes to the MCAT, preparation doesn’t just mean content and practice. It also requires understanding what […]

The New MCAT Demystified

MCAT sections scores timeline and dates

When the AAMC released a brand new MCAT style in 2015, there was a great deal of panic among pre-med students. (2017 Test/score release dates below) The exam contains more sections as well as more questions per section, and covers quite a bit more information compared to the old exam (video). But it’s not as bad as it sounds. […]