The 3 Main Phases of the Medical School Application Process

The 3 Main Phases of the Medical School Application Process It’s no secret that the medical school application process is a long and difficult road. Although many pre-med students now take gap years before medical school, their college experience is usually focused around the end game of becoming doctors. If you have had your eyeKeep reading

Medical School Personal Statement Topics

6 Medical School Personal Statement Topics to Avoid

6 Medical School Personal Statement Topics to Avoid We all know that your GPA and MCAT score are important metrics when applying to medical schools. But it’s your medical school personal statement that makes you truly stand out as a dynamic human being who is more than just numbers. While there’s a lot of opportunityKeep reading

MCAT Test Date

Should I Reschedule My MCAT Test Date?

Should I Reschedule My MCAT Test Date? In studying for the Medical College Admissions Test (MCAT), almost every student encounters the daunting question, “Am I prepared or should I push back my MCAT test date?” This is a critical component for performance on the MCAT and arguably as important as mastery of content, familiarity withKeep reading

Average MCAT Scores

Average MCAT Scores for the Top 10 Medical Schools

Average MCAT Scores for the Top 10 Medical Schools Every medical school wants to admit students who are prepared for the academic rigor of the next four years. A high undergraduate GPA and strong MCAT score show med schools that you can handle what’s ahead. But every school varies in what they consider a “strong”Keep reading

MCAT Test Prep

MCAT Test Prep: How to Remember Everything

MCAT Test Prep: How to Remember Everything This post originally appeared on the Magoosh MCAT blog. So you download your MCAT content outlines and immediately start panicking. You had no idea that it was even possible to throw so much information on a single exam! You feel like you will never be able to rememberKeep reading